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Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus
Fusarium wilt: Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. niveum

Evaluation of resistance inducers and cover crops for management of Fusarium wilt in seedless watermelon, 2008.

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First Author: X.G. Zhou, University of Maryland.

Additional Authors: K.L. Everts, A.P. Keinath, R.L. Hassell, D.R. Fravel

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


Geographical location: Maryland, United States

Products Tested: Actigard

Active chemical(s): Acibenzolar-S-methyl

Biological Control:

Biorational Product: CS20 (Nonpathogenic Fusarium oxysporum)

Manufacturer(s): Syngenta. cover crops

Publication date: March 30, 2009

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