Tag Archives: frost protection

Apple Update: August 10, 2017

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

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Frost Protection Tools for Apples

Amanda Green, Tree Fruit Specialist, OMAFRA Buds are moving along quicker a week ahead compared to last year. With this earlier bloom, frost is a more pronounced concern.  At first pink to post bloom, blossom buds are at their most … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Mitigation Support for Growers

The government of Ontario recently announced that it will be providing financial support to fruit and specialty crop growers to help them ensure the survival of their apples, tender fruit, berries, and specialty crops. Ontario is providing financial support to … Continue reading

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