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Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus 'Mickylee'
Phytophthora blight: Phytophthora capsici

Evaluation of cultural practices and fungicides for control of Phytophthora blight of watermelon, Kinston 2008.

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First Author: Mike Adams

Additional Authors: G. J. Holmes

Section: Citrus, Tropical, Vegetable, and Misc. Crops


Geographical location: North Carolina, United States

Products Tested: Activator 90; Captan; Folpan; Kocide 2000; Presidio; ProPhyt; Ranman; Revus; Ridomil Gold; SA-110201; Silwet; Tanos

Active chemical(s): Captan; Copper hydroxide; Fluopicolide; Potassium phosphite; Cyazofamid; Mandipropamid; Mefenoxam; Experimental; Famoxadone + cymoxanil

Biological Control:

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Loveland Industries; Arysta; DuPont; Valent BioScience Corporation; Helena Chemical Company; FMC Corporation; Syngenta; Syngenta; Sipcam Agro USA, Inc.; Helena Chemical Company; DuPont.

Publication date: March 30, 2009

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