Category Archives: New Products

Update- Spotted Wing Drosophila Update, July 13, 2018

Update- Spotted Wing Drosophila Update, July 13, 2018 This year we are conducting a regional monitoring program in berry and stone fruit crops and grapes including Essex, Chatham-Kent, Elgin, Norfolk, Wellington, Niagara, Durham, Ottawa/Carleton, Stormont, Dundas and Glengary (SDG) and … Continue reading

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Renovation good time to control cyclamen mite.

Cyclamen mite be a challenging pest for strawberry growers this year

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NEW Raspberry CropIPM tool available

Raspberry CropIPM is now available on OMAFRA’s CropIPM website

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Activity of Insecticides on Stone Fruit Pests, 2018

This table provides information on the relative activity of insecticides and miticides labelled on stone fruit in Ontario. The ratings are a result of the review of various U.S. extension publications, scientific journal articles, Canadian Pest Management Research Reports, and … Continue reading

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Guide to Weed Control Hort Crops 2018 – Pub 75B is Now Available

Kristen Obeid, Weed Management Specialist – Horticulture The OMAFRA Guide to Weed Control Hort Crops 2018 (Publication 75B) is available in the following formats:

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Raspberry Herbicide Options

The cooler weather this spring has slowed growth in perennial crops like raspberries. Before new raspberry shoots appear there are several pre-emergence, post-emergence and broad spectrum herbicides that can be applied.

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Growing Switchgrass and Miscanthus for Horticultural Mulches

FAQs and resources for producing switchgrass and miscanthus for straw mulches.

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