Tag Archives: IPM

SWD Update July 21

Sustained catch of spotted wing drosophila in traps across Ontario. Late strawberries and summer raspberries will be at risk at this time for SWD.

Posted in Berries, Blueberries, Currants, Elderberries, Cranberries and more, Insects, Pest Management, Raspberries, Strawberries, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Apple Update: July 14, 2017

Available in PDF: 10_Apple Update July 15 2017 In this update: Growth stages Bitter pit management Disease: fire blight, scab, powdery mildew, Phytophthora, Nectria, summer disease Insect: lepidopterans (moths), apple maggot, leafcurling midge, San Jose scale, aphids, potato leafhopper, rust mite … Continue reading

Posted in Apples, Diseases, Insects, Pest Management | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Berry Bulletin June 22, 2017

June 22, 2017 Crop development: June bearing harvest continues and pick-your-own is in full swing in many parts of Ontario. Raspberries and blueberries are ripening and harvest should begin in a couple weeks.

Posted in Berries, Blueberries, Currants, Elderberries, Cranberries and more, Diseases, Insects, Pest Management, Raspberries, Strawberries | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Apples, Diseases, Insects, Pest Management | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Exirel label expanded for the control of aphids and the suppression of thrips in strawberries and for the control of black vine weevil, obscure root weevil, spotted wing drosophila and Japanese beetle in caneberries (CG 13-07A)

ExirelTM has recently received minor use label expansion (URMULE) registrations for control of aphids and the suppression of thrips in strawberries and the control of black vine weevil, obscure root weevil, spotted wing drosophila and Japanese beetle in caneberries in … Continue reading

Posted in Berries, Blueberries, Currants, Elderberries, Cranberries and more, Insects, New Products, Pest Management, Raspberries, Strawberries | Tagged , | Leave a comment

June 16 Berry Bulletin

June 16, 2017 Crop development: A lot of fruit ripened quickly over last weekend with the warm weather.  June bearing harvest continues where row covers were used. Pick-your-own operations in southern Ontario are opening this weekend.  Raspberries are in bloom … Continue reading

Posted in Berries, Blueberries, Currants, Elderberries, Cranberries and more, Diseases, Insects, New Products, Pest Management, Raspberries, Strawberries | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Berry Bulletin June 9, 2017

June 9, 2017 Crop development: Day- neutral strawberry harvest continues. June bearing varieties that were under row covers have started harvest, and green fruit is present where row covers were not used. Raspberries are in bloom and green fruit is … Continue reading

Posted in Berries, Blueberries, Currants, Elderberries, Cranberries and more, Diseases, Insects, Pest Management, Raspberries, Strawberries | Tagged , , | Leave a comment