Report No. 5:V022
Watermelon: Citrullis lanatus
Anthracnose: Colletotrichum obiculare

Evaluation of fungicides for the control of anthracnose on watermelon, 2010.

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First Author: Daniel Egel, Purdue University

Additional Authors: S. Hoke

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


Geographical location: Indiana, United States

Products Tested: LEM 17 SC; OxiDate; Propulse; Bravo WeatherStik; Folicur; Inspire Super; Switch; Quadris; Pristine

Active chemical(s): Penthiopyrad; Hydrogen dioxide; Fluopyram + prothioconazole; Chlorothalonil; Tebuconazole; Difenoconazole + cyprodinil; Cyprodinil + fludioxonil; Azoxystrobin; Boscalid + pyraclostrobin

Biological Control: 1. Oxidate; Hydrogen dioxide; BioSafe Systems LLC.

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Manufacturer(s): DuPont; Biosafe Systems; Bayer CropScience; Syngenta; Bayer CropScience; Syngenta; Syngenta; Syngenta; BASF Corporation

Publication date: March 28, 2011

The American Phytopathological Society