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Apple: Malus x domestica 'Empire','Jonagold'
Fly speck; Sooty blotch: Zygophiala jamaicensis; species complex

Evaluation of biopesticides and site-specific fungicides for management of flyspeck and sooty blotch in a NY apple orchard, 2008.

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First Author: Kerik Cox, Cornell University.

Additional Authors: S.M. Villani, M.A. Ellis, C.K. Poon, M.C. Craig-Kuhn

Section: Pome Fruits

Keyword(s): Bacillus; Phosphorous acid

Geographical location: New York, United States

Products Tested: Captan; Inspire Super; Pristine; ProPhyt; Serenade Max

Active chemical(s): Captan; Difenoconazole + cyprodinil; Boscalid + pyraclostrobin; Potassium phosphite; Bacillus subtilis strain QST 713

Biological Control: 1. ProPhyt 4L; Potassium Phosphate; Helena Chemical Co. 2. Serenade Max; Bacillus subtilis; AgraQuest Inc.

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Manufacturer(s): Arysta; Syngenta; BASF Corporation; Helena Chemical Company; AgraQuest, Inc..

Publication date: March 30, 2009

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