Tag Archives: aphid

Apple Update: July 25, 2017

Available in PDF: 11_Apple Update July 25 2017 In this update: Crop stage Hand thinning International Fruit Tree Association Study Tour recap Pests: bitter rot, apple maggot, leafcurling midge, San Jose scale, aphid, leafhopper, Japanese beetle

Posted in Apples, Diseases, Insects, Pest Management | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Apple Update: July 14, 2017

Available in PDF: 10_Apple Update July 15 2017 In this update: Growth stages Bitter pit management Disease: fire blight, scab, powdery mildew, Phytophthora, Nectria, summer disease Insect: lepidopterans (moths), apple maggot, leafcurling midge, San Jose scale, aphids, potato leafhopper, rust mite … Continue reading

Posted in Apples, Diseases, Insects, Pest Management | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Apple Update: June 21, 2017

Crop Stages In Southwestern Ontario, apple fruitlets are 20-35 mm in diameter, terminal buds are starting to set in older trees in Essex County In Grey County and east of Toronto, apple fruitlets are at 15-20 mm in diameter

Posted in Apples, Diseases, Insects, Pest Management | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Apple Update: May 30, 2017

Crop Stages In Southwestern Ontario apples are at 3 to 12 mm fruitlet size In Grey County and east of Toronto, apple blossoms are at full bloom to petal fall Production Fruitlet thinning applications have begun in Southwestern Ontario and … Continue reading

Posted in Apples, Diseases, Insects, Pest Management | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Apple Update: May 16, 2017

Crop Stages In all locations bloom stages are pretty spread out, depending on variety and proximity to water. In Essex, Kent Middlesex, Lambton, apple blossoms are at bloom to petal fall. In Elgin, Middlesex, Norfolk, Brant and Niagara, apple blossoms … Continue reading

Posted in Apples, Pest Management | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment