Reactions of Peracetic Acid to Botrytis cinerea

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1993: $1,830.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1993
Region: Northeast
State: Pennsylvania
Project Leader:
James Perkins
7 Springs Farm


  • Fruits: general small fruits


  • Pest Management: general pest management

    Proposal summary:

    Test and document the efficacy of this material for controlling soft fruit rots in strawberries and raspberries. Determining the effectiveness of this product would provide an environmentally benign alternative to currently available fungicides.

    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.