Tag Archives: Apricots

SWD Update July 27, 2018

This post contains a summary of trap counts for the week of July 23.  Note that unless otherwise noted, the numbers reported are number of SWD per trap rather than total number over 4 traps.  Please refer to previous blog … Continue reading

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Delegate™ Insecticide label expanded via Minor Use Program for control of additional insects on apples and snap beans and reduced PHI for spotted wing drosophila on cherries, apricots and plums in Canada

J. Chaput, OMAFRA, Minor Use Coordinator, Guelph The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently announced the approval of URMULE registrations for Delegate™ Insecticide for control of European apple sawfly on apples, European corn borer on snap beans and a reduced … Continue reading

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Insect and mite management in tender fruit, 2016

The tables in this post summarize information regarding the efficacy of insecticides and miticides on pests of tender fruit and also highlight critical periods for control.

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Stone Fruit Disease Management through the Growing Season

The table below shows the critical periods for controlling diseases (++).  In orchards with very susceptible varieties, a history of disease, or optimum disease conditions, treatment should be extended to (+) timings.

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Tender Fruit Pest Control Product UpDate 2016

There are several new fungicides and insecticides registered for use in tender fruit as well as some formulation and name changes in 2016.  Refer to Publication 360 and labels for more information.

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