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Apple: Malus x domestica ‘Rome Beauty’, ‘Red Delicious’
Fire blight: Erwinia amylovora

Evaluation of antibiotics and biological control products for control of fire blight, 2009.

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First Author: H.K. Ngugi, Penn State University

Additional Authors: B.L. Lehman, N.O. Halbrendt

Section: Pome Fruits

Keyword(s): Antibiotics, biological control, bacterial diseases

Geographical location: Pennsylvania, United States

Products Tested: Serenade ASO; Bloomtime Biological; Regalia; Kasumin; Mycoshield; Agri-Mycin 17; Kocide 3000

Active chemical(s): Bacillus subtilis; Pantoea agglomerans; Reynoutria sachalinensis extract; Kasugamycin; Oxytetracycline; Streptomycin sulfate; Copper hydroxide

Biological Control: Serenade Plus; Bacillus subtilis; AgraQuest, Inc., Pantoea agglomerans; Northwest Agricultural Products Inc, Regalia; Reynoutria sachalinensis extract; Marrone Organics

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Manufacturer(s): AgraQuest, Inc.; Northwest Agricultural Products; Marrone Organics; Arysta; Nufarm Americas Inc. (formerly Agtrol International); Nufarm Americas Inc. (formerly Agtrol International); DuPont  

Publication date: March 26, 2010

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