Tag Archives: Peaches
When it comes to crops spotted wing drosophila (SWD) favor, small, soft fruits usually come to mind. But conversations on the AppleCrop listserv, have extended to SWD targeting intact peaches which is something entirely new for some regions of the … Continue reading
Hannah Fraser, Entomologist – Horticulture, OMAFRA Guelph The University of Guelph and OMAFRA are conducting a targeted grower participatory survey for brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), Halyomorpha halys, in Niagara and in Simcoe as part of a larger project, using … Continue reading
The tables in this post summarize information regarding the efficacy of insecticides and miticides on pests of tender fruit and also highlight critical periods for control.
The table below shows the critical periods for controlling diseases (++). In orchards with very susceptible varieties, a history of disease, or optimum disease conditions, treatment should be extended to (+) timings.
This table provides information on the relative activity, REI, PHI and number of applications labeled and recommended for fungicides and bactericides registered on stone fruit. Yellow shaded cells indicate uses that are on non-organic product labels. Green shaded cells are labeled … Continue reading
There are several new fungicides and insecticides registered for use in tender fruit as well as some formulation and name changes in 2016. Refer to Publication 360 and labels for more information.