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Q.Is There an Available Fungicidal or Control for Bacterial Wilt of Eggplant?

herlo added on January 4, 2011 | Answered

I am currently searching for a fungicide or effective microorganism to control bacterial wilt that infected my eggplant field. i wanna know if there are products available in the market today that can control bacterial wilt instantly.

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Answered on January 4, 2011

I do not know of any product that can combat bacterial wilt, unfortunately. The typical recommendation is to pull up the plants and either solarize the soil to kill the bacterial wilt or do not plant nightshade plants in the infected soil for at least 2 years.

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