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Cherry Growers Must Use Disease Management Strategies When it Comes to SWD

Click on the link below to read this article from the Growing Produce website: Researcher: Cherry Growers Must Use Disease Management Strategies When it Comes to SWD

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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

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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

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Apple Update: May 9, 2017

Crop Stages In Essex and Kent, apple blossoms are at king bloom to king bloom petal fall. For the rest of Southwestern Ontario including Elgin, Middlesex, Norfolk, Brant and Niagara, apple blossoms are at pink to full bloom. In Grey, … Continue reading

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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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Green Tip in Apples – Are You Prepared?

Signs of green tissue are showing this week in the southwest regions of the province from Harrow, Simcoe and Niagara. If dormant applications have not gone on yet, now is the time to get those trees covered for early season … Continue reading

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OMAFRA IPM Scout Training Workshops for 2017

Originally posted on ONvegetables:
These workshops are available for those who will be scouting horticultural crops this year. To register, please contact OMAFRA’s Agricultural Information Contact Centre at 1-877-424-1300. Planning is underway for scout training workshops for hops, hazelnuts and…

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