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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
Alion Herbicide label expanded via Minor Use Program for control of labeled weeds on bushberries and caneberries in Canada
Alion herbicide label expanded for control of labeled weeds on blueberries and raspberries.
Soil management, fertilizer use, crop nutrition, cover crops for fruit production, thinning of tree fruit and plant growth regulator information for fruit crops now online.
May 26, 2017 Crop development: Day- neutral strawberries are being harvested! The earliest areas have begun to harvest day-neutrals, and the rest of the province is close behind.
May 19, 2017 Crop development: crops have slowly been advancing with the cool weather last week. Growers have been protecting against frost after a couple cold nights last week- a bit of damage has been seen on strawberries where … Continue reading
The appearance in Canada in 2009 of the spotted wing drosophila (SWD), Drosophila suzukii has meant lost revenues for fruit growers and challenges for the crop specialists they rely on. Research activities underway provincially, at universities and within Agricultural and Agri-Food Canada … Continue reading