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Potato seed treatment with corrosive sublimate

M. B. McKay

Potato seed treatment with corrosive sublimate

by M. B. McKay

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Published by Oregon Agricultural College, Extension Service in Corvallis, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seed potatoes -- Diseases and pests -- Control.,
  • Mercuric chloride.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby M.B. McKay.
    SeriesCir -- 166., Circular (Oregon Agricultural College. Extension Service) -- 166.
    ContributionsOregon Agricultural College. Extension Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 leaves ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16134148M

    1. Corrosive sublimate (mercuric chloride). Corrosive sublimate is dis- solved in water at the rate of 1 ounce in 8 gallons. The necessary quantity can be dissolved in a gallon of warm water and later diluted to the proper strength. Use wooden, crockery, or concrete container. Soak the . Nubark Maxim Potato Seed Piece Treatment is a dry fungicide seed protectant designed to suppress certain fungal diseases of potatoes. Maxim Potato Seed Protectant effectively suppresses Fusarium dry rot seed de-cay, seed-borne Rhizoctonia solani that causes stem canker and tuber black scurf, and seedborne Helminthosporium solani, the causal.

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    Full text of "Diseases of field and vegetable crops in the United States in " See other formats. Spirato FS seed piece treatment is the latest addition to Nufarm’s full line of potato products. It contains a proven active ingredient, fludioxonil, to prevent early-season damage from decay, damping-off and seedling blight caused by seed-borne and soil-borne fungi.


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Potato seed treatment with corrosive sublimate by M. B. McKay Download PDF EPUB FB2

The treatment consists in immersing the tubers for a period of from one-half to 1 1/2 hours in a cold corrosive sublimate or formaldehyde solution or from 3 to 5 minutes in a hot solution of the latter.

The cold corrosive-sublimate solution is generally admitted to be more effective than the cold formaldehyde solution in destroying black scurf. Potato seed treatment is an important component of an overall disease management program. Properly suberized and properly treated seed will provide a better, more uniform plant stand.

Proper application of the appropriate material is necessary. Too much chemical may prove phytotoxic while inadequate coverage may not provide adequate control. seed-borne common scab and silver scurf.

Only Mancozeb will reduce the spread of Phytophthora infestans, the cause of late blight, during seed-cutting operations. Dip seed pieces into mixture.

Mancozeb+ flutolanil Moncoat MZ, %: %: Dust. lb/cwt. For suppression of Rhizoctonia and Fusarium dry rot seed decay. MZ added to File Size: KB. Testing the strength of corrosive sublimate solution in the treating of seed potatoes O. Walker 1 American Potato Journal volume 9, pages 75 – 77 () Cite this articleAuthor: O.

Walker. An Improved Method of Potato Seed Treatment Abstract Half of the seed potatoes that are planted each spring are infected with some plant disease. Black leg, Black scurf, Common scab, and Dry rots are the commonest of these diseases.

They cut down the stand, injure Cited by: 1. Seed-potato treatments to prevent certain kinds of seed-borne diseases have been improved and simplified. The long-time soak in corrosive sublimate or formaldehyde solution was effective from the standpoint of disease control, but was impractical in large-scale operations because of.

Potato Seed Treatment Trial Results Gary Secor. Plant Pathology. NDSU. NPPGA Research Reporting Conference. Febru Trials In we conducted five seed treatment and in-furrow at planting trials for disease control: four for Rhizoctonia.

Below is a list of potato seed treatments currently on the market: Maxim 4FS (Syngenta) – A liquid potato seed treatment that controls rhizoctonia, fusarium seed piece decay and silver scurf. Maxim 4FS provides long-lasting activity at very low use rates, according to the manufacturer.

One quart treats approximat pounds of seed. canker. Viruses and fungi inside the tuber are not killed by seed treatment. The effectiveness of such treatment depends largely upon how closely the operator follows correct instructions. Serious sprout injury may result from incorrect procedure.

The materials used as seed-potato disinfectants are mercuric chloride (corrosive sublimate), acid. Potato Seed Treatment and Scab Control L.T. Richardson Seed treatment alone will not guarantee a scab-free crop if the soil is already infested with the organism that causes it. Treating cut seed with a suit- ACID MERCURIC CHLORIDE (corrosive sublimate) should only be used for treating.

CruiserMaxx Potato Seed Treatment. An all-liquid seed treatment, CruiserMaxx ® Potato offers protection from harmful insect pests, including Colorado potato beetle, green peach aphid and leafhoppers. Additionally, CruiserMaxx Potato delivers immediate protection against fungal diseases, such as Fusarium, Rhizoctonia and seedborne Helminthosporium solani.

Describes the diseases which affect potato crops, and methods for control. this book. page: 13 Potato diseases and their treatment.

Potato diseases and their treatment. Page: Treatment of seed and soil with certain chemicals was found to have no value in controlling scab infection in the irrigated, sandy soils of northern Colorado.

The soils in which these tests were conducted, produced several crops of heavily scabbed tubers previous to these tests. Treatment of these scabby soils with mercuric chloride, yellow oxide of mercury, sulfamic acid, aluminum sulphate.

Seed Treatment Comparisons. Growers now have a large range of materials as potato seed treatments (Table 1). All of the materials tested provided good control of Rhizoctonia, whether applied as a seed treatment or applied in-furrow.

However, some products extend the range of pathogens controlled (ie. Cutting whole potato tubers and use the pieces for seed ("seed-pieces") is a common practice in North America and Europe. To achieve high yields, nearly all harvested potato tubers are over six ounces and this is a key reason for cutting to produce seed-pieces to recommended planting size.

Seed potato certification is the process of assuring the quality of seed potatoes being marketed, usually done nationally according to regulated standards.

Planting healthy seed potatoes is a key factor in maximizing the production of usable potatoes for consumption or processing. The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE). One pound of seed treatment material per pounds of cut seed is too much, one-half pound of material per pounds of cut seed is not enough.

Handling Cut Seed. Care in handling cut potato seed is perhaps the most underrated aspect of commercial potato production. Cut potato seed is much more easily bruised than whole potatoes of similar. The components in ProNatural SUBERIZATION AID potato seed coating may increase the rate of suberization of the cut potato seed pieces.

Product Info Label & SDS Stepup Fluent STEPUP® FLUENT™ is intended for use as a seed treatment. Corrosive Sublimate Treatment. Dissolve two ounces of corrosive sublimate (bichloride of mercury) in two gallons of hot water.

When the corrosive sublimate is dissolved, add cold water until you have fourteen gallons in all. Having put the potatoes in a gunny sack, place the sack in the solution and leave it there for one and one half hours.

Potato diseases and their treatment. Galloway Bacillus barrel bluestone Bordeaux mixture brown or black Brown rot brown spots brownish or blackish cloudy and damp coarse sack corrosive sublimate solution Potato affected POTATO BLIGHT POTATO DISEASES POTATO LEAF BLIGHT POTATO LEAVES Potato scab recommended for early result rot.

Valley Tissue Culture is a seed potato company whose dedicated workers uphold a family tradition of producing the highest quality seed stock available and selling it for a fair price. The exacting process of micropropagation is the key to producing seed that gives your potatoes the best possible start.This item SEED POTATOES - 1 lb.

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