Report No. 5:PF053
Apple: Malus x domestica ‘Rome Beauty’, ‘Red Delicious’
Fire blight: Erwinia amylovora

Evaluation of antibiotics and biological control products for control of fire blight, 2010

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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): Biological control, antibiotics

Geographical location: Pennsylvania, United States

Products Tested: Captan 80 WDG; Kocide 3000; Kasumin; Penncozeb; Mycoshield; Actinovate; Agri-Mycin 17

Active chemical(s): Captan; Copper hydroxide; Kasugamycin; Mancozeb; Oxytetracycline; Streptomyces lydicus; Streptomycin sulfate

Biological Control: Actinovate

Biorational Product:  

Manufacturer(s): Arysta; DuPont; Arysta; United Phosphorus Inc.; Nufarm Americas Inc.; Natural Industries, Inc.; Nufarm Americas Inc.  

Publication date: August 12, 2011

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