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Berry Bulletin, July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018

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Update- Spotted Wing Drosophila Update, July 13, 2018

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

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Renovation good time to control cyclamen mite.

Cyclamen mite be a challenging pest for strawberry growers this year

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Berry Bulletin July 6

July 6, 2018 This week’s update: -renovation -Cyclamen mite -Spotted wing drosophila

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NEW Raspberry CropIPM tool available

Raspberry CropIPM is now available on OMAFRA’s CropIPM website

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New Products and Uses for Berry Growers in 2018

New fungicides and insecticides are available for berry growers this season. Diplomat 5SC is a new fungicide registered in Ontario. Kopa, Fracture and Tivano have had label and use changes.

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Late Season Risk of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Pome Fruit

Hannah Fraser, Entomologist-Horticulture, OMAFRA Are you actively monitoring for brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) or other injurious stink bugs in your orchard?  As we head towards harvest, the risk from BMSB injury to apples and pears increases in areas where … Continue reading

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