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Solubilization of benomyl for xylem injection in vascular wilt disease controlAuthor(s): Percy McWain; Garold F. Gregory; Garold F. Gregory
Source: Res. Pap. NE-234. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 6 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionBenomyl, in varying amounts, was solubilized in several solvents, thus allowing injection into trees for fungus disease prevention and therapy. A large amount of benomyl can be solubilized in diluted lactic acid. The resulting solution can be infinitely diluted with water without pre-cipitation. These characteristics make it the current solution of choice for our tree injection studies.
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CitationMcWain, Percy; Gregory, Garold F. 1971. Solubilization of benomyl for xylem injection in vascular wilt disease control. Res. Pap. NE-234. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 6 p.
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