Category Archives: Weeds

Berry Bulletin August 3

In this bulletin: crop updates anthracnose management SWD update SWD management in berry crops twitter!

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Berry Bulletin and SWD update July 28

In this update: -crop development -insecticide rainfastness -renovation -SWD management

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Berry Bulletin July 21, 2017

Check  your fruit for SWD! In this week’s post: strawberry, raspberry and blueberry crop development, pest management, and spotted wing drosophila update.

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Berry Bulletin July 14

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

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Glyphosate Resistant Canada Fleabane in Ontario Orchards and Vineyards

Kristen Obeid, OMAFRA Weed Specialist – Horticulture Glyphosate resistant Canada fleabane has been confirmed in 28 counties throughout the province.  Some counties also have multiple resistant Canada fleabane which is resistant to both glyphosate and ALS or group 2 herbicides.  … Continue reading

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Herbicides in Eastern Canada for Horticulture

Here is a poster on herbicides used in horticulture in Eastern Canada that lists herbicides and resistant weeds by herbicide group number and what counties these resistant weeds have been reported in. Herbicides in Eastern Canada for Horticulture

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Apple Update: May 2, 2017

The OMAFRA Apple Team will be providing weekly crop updates reported from across the province, including growth stages, production, weather-related impacts, pest status and other issues affecting Ontario growers at the time. Continue following ONfruit for up-to-date crop information. Crop … Continue reading

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