Administering Salicylic Acid
jerryb at pr1.k12.co.us
Thu Oct 12 09:35:08 EST 1995
In their book =D4Disease in Plants=D5 (1995), Hammerschmidt and Kuc hav=
noted that salicylic acid (sodium salt form) can be used to induce=20
disease resistance in Solanaceae. Dr. Ryals at Ciba has also noted that=20
there is evidence of this. Our problem is we have not been able to find=20
any information on the following:
1. The most affective concentration of SA used in these procedures.
2. The dosage and how it is applied, as well as how often.
We are also in need of a supply of Silwet or comparable surfactant=20
usable on organics. If someone could provide the name of a supplier we=20
would greatly appreciate it.
Thanks in advance for any assistance provided!
****Note: Please reply to the E-mail address below. Thank you.
jerryb at alpha.pr1.k12.co.us
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