Report No. 5:V098
Basil: Ocimum basilicum ‘Sweet Basil Italian Large Leaf’
Downy mildew: Peronospora belbahrii

Evaluation of biopesticides for managing downy mildew in basil, 2010

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First Author: Margaret McGrath, Cornell University

Additional Authors: L.K. Hunsberger

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

Keyword(s): Biopesticide

Geographical location: New York, United States

Products Tested: NuCop HB; Revus

Active chemical(s): Copper hydroxide; Mandipropamid

Biological Control: 1. Actinovate SP; Streptomyces lydicus; Natural Industries, Inc.; 2. Companion; Bacillus subtilis GB03; Growth Products, Ltd.; 3. Organocide; sesame oil; Organic Laboratories, Inc.; 4. Oxidate; hydrogen dioxide; BioSafe Systems.; 5. ProPhyt; phosphorous acid; Helena Chemical.; 6. Regalia SC; Reynoutria sachalinensis; Marrone Organic Innovations, Inc.; 7. Sonata ASO; Bacillus pumilus; AgraQuest, Inc.; 8. Sporatec AG; rosemary oil and clove oil and thyme oil; ClawEl, division of Brandt Consolidated.; 9. Timorex Gold; tea tree oil; Biomor Israel Ltd.;

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Manufacturer(s): Agri Star; Syngenta

Publication date: March 28, 2011

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