Category Archives: Diseases
W. McFadden-Smith (OMAFRA), S. Poojari and J.P. Parent (AAFC) A few weeks ago, it was easy to find mealybugs and scales on foliage and fruit in vineyards that had not been sprayed with Movento. Mealybugs and scales secrete a sugary … Continue reading
In this update: -spotted wing Drosophila management -cyclamen mite -strawberry fungicides -raspberry and blueberry update -OBGA twilight meeting
Do you know how effective your pest management program was this year? With only a small time commitment required, a harvest assessment can provide information on what part of your management program went well (or not so well) this year.
This week: -SWD and blackberries & raspberries -Strawberry management -weed management -OBGA twilight meeting
Available in PDF: 12_Apple Update Auguest 10 In this update: Growth stage Precipitation Retain label changes International Fruit Tree Association – Part 2 Diseases: fire blight, scab, fruit rot, blister spot Insects: apple maggot, codling moth, San Jose scale, woolly … Continue reading
In this bulletin: crop updates Anthracnose SWD management pollinator habitats
The frequent rains, heavy dews, fog, overcast skies and moderate temperatures have promoted infections by downy and powdery mildew. Strictly protectant fungicides cannot stand up to the heavy rains that have occurred this year. Dense canopies prevent air movement to … Continue reading