Report No. 8:SMF011
Strawberry: Fragaria x ananassa 'Winterstar'
Botrytis fruit rot: Botrytis cinerea

Evaluation of products for the control of Botrytis fruit rot in annual strawberry, 2012-13

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First Author: James Mertely, University of Florida

Additional Authors: N A Peres

Section: Small Fruits

Keyword(s): Gray mold

Geographical location: Florida, United States

Products Tested: Captan 80 WDG; Phyton -27AG; Switch; Captevate 68 WDG; Merivon; Rovral; Fontelis; Scala; Thiram FW; Thiram Granuflo

Active chemical(s): Captan; Copper sulphate pentahydrate; Cyprodinil + Fludioxonil; Fenhexamid + captan; Fluxapyroxad + Pyraclostrobin; Iprodione; Penthiopyrad; Pyrimethanil; Thiram; Thiram

Biological Control: 1. Actinovate AG; Streptomyces lydicus; Novozymes . 2. Optiva; Bacillus subtilis; Bayer . 3. Problad (= Fracture?); polypeptide extracted from sweet lupine; FMC

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Arysta; Phyton Corp.; Syngenta; Arysta; BASF Corporation; FMC Corporation; DuPont; Bayer CropScience; Chemtura Corporation; Arysta

Publication date: March 29, 2014

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