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Bacterial head rot control in broccoli

Bacterial head rot control in broccoli

Project Group: Pan sector

Status: Completed

Timeline: Feb, 2021 - Jul, 2022

Last Updated: 05/04/2024

Bacterial disease was ranked as a concern in crop protection for several sectors. Five field trials were undertaken to evaluate the efficacy of candidate compounds for head rot control in broccoli.

Best head rot control was achieved with conventional chemistry (copper) as well as three of the six biological fungicide options performing equal to the copper treatments.

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