Report No. 7:V037
Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus 'Lantha'
Gummy stem blight: Didymella bryoniae

Evaluation of selected fungicides for the management of gummy stem blight in watermelon, 2012.

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First Author: Steve Rideout, Virginia Tech, Eastern Shore Agricultural Research and Extension Center

Additional Authors: C.M. Waldenmaier, G. Gu, S.K. Pollard, K.D. Fiedler, J.T. Custis

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


Geographical location: Virginia, United States

Products Tested: Bravo WeatherStik; Luna Experience; Omega; Pristine

Active chemical(s): Chlorothalonil; Fluopyram + Tebuconazole; Fluazinam; Pyraclostrobin + Boscalid

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Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Syngenta; Bayer CropScience; Syngenta; BASF Corporation

Publication date: March 11, 2013

The American Phytopathological Society