Category Archives: Fresh Grapes

Do you have a water contingency plan?

Jennifer Jarvis, Stakeholder Communications and Marketing Advisor, OMAFRA In 2016, many areas of the province saw very warm and dry conditions, creating challenges for horticulture and field crop producers. Many wells were still dry leading into the winter. In other … Continue reading

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Activity of Insecticides and Miticides on Grape Pests, 2017

Ratings in shaded cells indicate the insect/mite is listed on the product label for control or suppression. Please see the product label or crop calendars for registered uses. Additional information, derived from other sources, is provided in this table to … Continue reading

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IPM Scout Training Workshops Begin This Week

The free OMAFRA IPM scout training workshops are available for those who will be scouting horticultural crops this year. Be sure to register if you or your scout are planning to attend! To register, please contact OMAFRA’s Agricultural Information Contact Centre … Continue reading

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Resources on weed management

Originally posted on ONvegetables:
Kristen Obeid, OMAFRA Weed Specialist – Horticulture Internet Weedinfo.ca: If you are trying to identify a weed, find the newest information on herbicide resistance and other emerging issues in weed management you need to visit weedinfo.ca.…

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Consultation for the Plant and Animal Health Strategy for Canada

Originally posted on ONvegetables:
Learn, participate and have your say The proposed Plant and Animal Health Strategy for Canada was drafted together by governments, industry and others who play a role in safeguarding plant and animal health. The strategy will…

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Register Now! Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Webinar – March 30, 2017

Don’t let the brown marmormated stink bug (BMSB) take a bite out of your crop investment. Learn more about the pest and the steps being taken to control it during this special webinar.

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Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention Presentations Now Available Online

Presentation slides from the 2017 Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention (OFVC) are now posted online. Fruit content at this year’s OFVC included: Berries Specialty Berries Grapes Winery Tender Fruit Apples Sweet & Hard Apple Cider Specialty Tree Fruit & Nuts

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