Soil disinfection with Nemasol™ prior to sowing or planting strawberry allows control of a vast catalog of soil-inhabiting plant pathogenic organisms and weeds such as:

  • Fungi involved in root-rot diseases and plant withering: Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. fragariae, Verticillium dahliae, Phytophthora fragariae, Pythium spp., Rhizoctonia fragariae, Macrophomina phaseolina.
  • Root-knot nematodes: Meloidogyne hapla, M. incognita, M. javanica
  • Root-lesion (Pratylenchus penetrans), stem (Ditylenchus dipsaci), needle (Longidorus elongatus) and foliar (Aphelenchoides sp.) nematodes
  1. Efficacy of Nemasol against weeds, soil fungi and nematodes in strawberry plantation

Graphic percentage of control of weeds at harvest

Number of weeds/m² at harvest in Untreated: 157 GRAMI, 106 DICOT (Chenopodium album, Amaranthus retroflexus, Galinsoga parviflora, Capsella bursa-pastoris, Senecio vulgaris, Erodium cicutarium, Stellaria media, Gnaphalium uliginosum, Fallopia convolvulus, Matricaria discoidea, Lamium roseum, Conyza canadensis)

Graphic percentage of plants affected by Verticillium Wilt
Graphic Pratylenchus number of nematodes per 500 grams of soil
 Graphic sum of Longidorus, Meloidogyne, Aphelenchoides and Dytilenchus per 500 grams of soil after 63 days of treatment

Source of data for the above four graphs: Proprietary data from TAMINCO BV, a subsidiary of Eastman Chemical Company (2013). Control of weeds, nematodes and soil borne pathogenes (Nemasol 510 SL), Poland. InHort Skierniewice, OR/3/2013/1/I

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