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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
This week: -SWD and blackberries & raspberries -Strawberry management -weed management -OBGA twilight meeting
In this bulletin: crop updates Anthracnose SWD management pollinator habitats
In this bulletin: crop updates anthracnose management SWD update SWD management in berry crops twitter!
Click on the link below to read this article from the Growing Produce website: Researcher: Cherry Growers Must Use Disease Management Strategies When it Comes to SWD
In this update: -crop development -insecticide rainfastness -renovation -SWD management
Wendy McFadden Smith, Horticulture IPM Specialist, OMAFRA, Hannah Fraser, Entomologist – Horticulture, OMAFRA, Jean-Philippe Parent, AAFC Spotted wing Drosophila (SWD) populations usually start to soar in late-July, after the majority of the tart cherry crop is harvested. However, numbers rose … Continue reading