Report No. 5:V063
Tomato: Lycopersicon esculentum
Southern blight: Sclerotium rolfsii

Evaluation of biopesticides and fungicides for management of southern blight on tomato, spring 2010

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First Author: G.E. Vallad, University of Florida

Additional Authors: C. Xie; C. -H. Huang

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


Geographical location: Florida, United States

Products Tested: Phostrol; SoilGard; Actinovate; K-Phite; Terraclor; Serenade ASO; Mycostop; Convoy; Tenet

Active chemical(s): Mono and dibasic sodium, potassium and ammonium phosphite; Gliocladium virens strain GL-21; Streptomyces lydicus; Mono- and di-potassium salts of Phosphorous Acid; Pentachloronitrobenzene; Bacillus subtilis strain QST 713; Streptomyces griseoviridis Strain K61; Flutolanil; Trichoderma asperillum and Trichoderma gamsii

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Manufacturer(s): Nufarm Americas Inc.; Certis; Natural Industries, Inc.; Plant Food Systems; Chemtura Corporation; AgraQuest, Inc.; Verdera Oy; Nichino America, Inc.; Isagro-USA

Publication date: March 28, 2011

The American Phytopathological Society