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Peach: Prunis persica 'Sunhigh'
Bacterial spot: Xanthomonas arbicola pv. pruni

Evaluation of low rates of copper bactericides for control of bacterial spot of peach during cover sprays, 2008.

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First Author: Henry Ngugi, Pennsylvania State University.

Additional Authors: S. J. Bardsley, N. O. Halbrent, K. Kauffman

Section: Stone Fruits and Nuts

Keyword(s): copper; bactericides

Geographical location: Pennsylvania, United States

Products Tested: Kocide 3000; Mycoshield; Nutri-Phite; Tenn-Cop

Active chemical(s): Copper hydroxide; Oxytetracycline; Nitrogen + Phosphoric acid + soluable potash; Copper salts + rosin acids

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Manufacturer(s): DuPont; Nufarm Americas Inc.; Biagro Western Sales, Inc.; Griffin LLC.

Publication date: March 30, 2009

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