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Results of PMRA Review of Captan for Tender Fruit

The PMRA has completed its review of products containing captan (Maestro and Supra Captan and any other formulations) for tender fruit. The label changes will take place by May, 2020. A summary of this review is provided below.

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Reflex® Herbicide label expanded via Minor Use Program for control of labeled weeds on strawberries in Canada

New herbicide registered for strawberries through Minor Use Program. 

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Berry Bulletin September 8, 2017

In this update: -spotted wing Drosophila management -cyclamen mite -strawberry fungicides -raspberry and blueberry update -OBGA twilight meeting

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Berry Bulletin August 3

In this bulletin: crop updates anthracnose management SWD update SWD management in berry crops twitter!

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Emergency Use registrations for Spotted Wing Drosophila

Two insecticides have recently been registered for emergency use on spotted wing drosophila (SWD) on berry crops (crop group 13-07) and stone fruits (crop group 12) in Ontario.

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Phytophthora Crown Rot and Red Stele of Strawberries

By Michael Celetti, OMAFRA Plant Pathologist – Horticultural Crops, Guelph The wet conditions experienced last fall and earlier this spring in many regions of Ontario were ideal for infection and development of Phytophthora crown rot and red stele in strawberry … Continue reading

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Activity of Fungicides and Bactericides on Stone Fruit Diseases, 2017

This table provides information on the relative activity of fungicides and bactericides registered on tender fruit. The numbers within cells represent the relative efficacy of a product against a specific disease.  Increasing numbers equal greater effectiveness.  Cells shaded yellow indicate … Continue reading

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