Report No. 6:V031
Cantaloupe: Cucumis melo 'Athena'
Powdery mildew: Sphaerotheca fuliginea

An evaluation of selected nonionic surfactants and fungicides, and their residual activity against powdery mildew of cantaloupe, spring 2011

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First Author: Cheng-Hua Huang, University of Florida

Additional Authors: G. E. Vallad

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


Geographical location: Florida, United States

Products Tested: Tolfenpyrad; Induce; Fontelis; Quintec; Procure; Bravo WeatherStik; HeadsUp; Actigard; Torino; Flint; Tactic

Active chemical(s): Tolfenpyrad; Proprietary blend of Alkyl Aryl Polyoxylkane Ethers, Free fatty acids, and Dimothyl Polysiloxane; Pentiopyrad; Quinoxyfen; Triflumizole; Chlorothalonil; Undisclosed; Acibenzolar-S-methyl; Cyflufenamid; Trifloxystrobin; Synthetic latex, 1,2-propanediol, Alcohol ethoxylate, silicon polyether copolymer

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Manufacturer(s): Nichino America, Inc.; Helena Chemical Company; DuPont; Dow AgroSciences LLC; Chemtura Corporation; Syngenta; HeadsUp Plant Protectant Inc; Syngenta; Gowan Company; Bayer CropScience; Loveland Industries

Publication date: March 30, 2012

The American Phytopathological Society