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In this bulletin: crop updates Anthracnose SWD management pollinator habitats
In this bulletin: crop updates anthracnose management SWD update SWD management in berry crops twitter!
In this update: -crop development -insecticide rainfastness -renovation -SWD management
Sustained catch of spotted wing drosophila in traps across Ontario. Late strawberries and summer raspberries will be at risk at this time for SWD.
Check your fruit for SWD! In this week’s post: strawberry, raspberry and blueberry crop development, pest management, and spotted wing drosophila update.
Our monitoring program continues. We have seen an increase in numbers this week. Traps in Wellington, Essex, Brant and Niagara had traps with 10 or more SWD catches.
PDF available:Berry Bulletin July 13 July 14, 2017 Crop development: June bearing strawberry harvest is slowing down in Southern Ontario; late varieties including Valley Sunset and Malwina are being picked now and the crop is looking good. Raspberries are being … Continue reading