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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

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Apple Update: June 30, 2017

In this update: Fruit size Hedging Nutrient analysis Weather issues Disease: fire blight, apple scab, powdery mildew, fly speck/sooty blotch, sudden apple decline Insect: oriental fruit moth, obliquebanded leafroller, rosy apple aphid, San Jose scale, Japanese beetle, brown marmorated stink … Continue reading

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Apple Update: May 30, 2017

Crop Stages In Southwestern Ontario apples are at 3 to 12 mm fruitlet size In Grey County and east of Toronto, apple blossoms are at full bloom to petal fall Production Fruitlet thinning applications have begun in Southwestern Ontario and … Continue reading

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Apple Update: May 24, 2017

In this update: Crop Stages Production Fire Blight Apple Scab and Powdery Mildew Summer Diseases Insects Crop Stages In Southwestern Ontario, apples are at king bloom petal fall to 10 mm fruitlet size. In Grey County and east of Toronto, … 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 25, 2016

Crop Stages Apple buds are at full bloom to petal fall across the province. The warm weather over the long weekend has sped the bud development along. Production Growers have been applying Apogee to trees that have 1-1.5” of terminal … Continue reading

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Apple Update: May 17, 2016

Crop Stages Apple buds are at king bloom to full bloom in Chatham-Kent, Middlesex, Essex, Lambton, Elgin and Norfolk counties  and Niagara Region; full pink to first bloom in the GTA and Simcoe county; tight cluster to pink in Grey … Continue reading

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