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Table 2 Impact of six bacterial isolates and chemical fungicide on strawberry black root rot disease in the field

From: Native bacteria for field biocontrol of black root rot in Egyptian strawberry

Antagonistic bacterial isolates Strawberry black root rot disease
Disease incidence Reduction % Disease severity Reduction %
Paenibacillus polymyxa 1 14.0d 73.1 14.0e 72.0
P. polymyxa 2 12.0d 76.9 11.0e 78.0
P. polymyxa 3 24.0c 53.8 22.0d 56.0
Bacillus brevis 1 28.0b 46.2 27.0c 46.0
B. brevis 2 15.0d 71.2 15.0e 70.0
B. brevis 3 30.0b 42.3 32.0b 36.0
Actamyl 3 g/l (fungicide) 13.0d 75.0 12.0e 76.0
Control 52.0a 0.0 50.0a 0.0
  1. *Means in a column followed by the same letter are not significantly (P ≤ 0.05) different according to DNMRT