AgBioChem, Inc.

- Model A - Bacterial Biological Control Product


A bacterial biological control with nearly 40 years of unmatched disease prevention.  Fresh cultures of GALLTROL-A are ready for same-day shipping and have shelf-lives of 120 days under refrigeration.  GALLTROL-A  is mixed with water and applied as a spray or dip within 12 hours of plant wounding.  GALLTROL-A colonizes wounds and prevents infection by the crown gall pathogen.  Certain pathogen strains are less susceptible to control with GALLTROL-A compared to others.  GALLTROL-A is registered with the Washington State Department of Agriculture for use on organic crops.

Susceptible Species:

  • 140 genera of more than 60 plant families
  • Apple, pear, cherry, almond, walnut, grape, peach, nectarine, apricot, plum, prune, blackberry,  aspberry, pecan, blueberry
  • Rose, euonymous, willow, poplar

Galltrol Treatment:

  • Timing: as soon after wounding (nursery, delivery to grower, pre-planting) as possible (not more than 12 hours)
  • Rate: bacterial growth from 1 plate in 1 gallon water (non-chlorinated)
  • Application Method: spray or dip
  • Users: growers and nurseries
  • User Cost: $0.10 to $0.15 per tree (much less for nursery seeds, cuttings, liners

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