Pests

Back to testing basics February 2017

Spore trapping technology to help growers improve late blight management Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Federal minister shares CHC’s concern over cherry exports December 2016

Canada’s Minister of International Trade shares the Canadian Horticultural Council’s concern over France’s ban of products from countries who use dimethoate Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Bayer launches nematicide Velum Prime December 2016

Bayer recently announced the launch of Velum Prime nematicide, the first non-fumigant nematicide registered for potatoes in Canada. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Proposed pesticide ban surprises P.E.I. Potato Board November 2016

Health Canada's proposal to phase out a pesticide over three years will have a significant impact on Island farmers. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Potato module now available on Ontario Crop IPM October 2016

A potato IPM training module has been launched and can be found on the Ontario CropIPM website. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Potato IPM training module available online September 2016

An educational tool for growers with information about potato insect pests, diseases, viruses and disorders, is now available online. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Fatal attraction to control wireworms in potatoes September 2016

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) has developed a new “attract and kill” method to decimate wireworm populations and limit crop destruction. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manitoba potato insect report: Aug. 30 September 2016

Aphid counts increased slightly in Manitoba in August. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manitoba potato insect report August 2016

Dr. Vikram Bisht reports low potato aphid counts in Manitoba. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Study finds dung beetle helps keep flies in check August 2016

Flies are a problem for cattle, but the answer to controlling them could lie with another insect. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manitoba potato report: Aug. 9 August 2016

The number of new finds of late blight seems to have slowed down, even though the disease continues to be a concern. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Endangered species keeps orchard pests at bay July 2016

There are many natural pests, for example, that can threaten an orchard of fruit crops, but also many predators that can help keep those pests at bay. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

'Going Green' with Stink Bug Control July 2016

A USDA entomologist has found "green" alternatives to insecticides to control three native stink bugs that damage cotton. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Bird management options for fruit growers July 2016

Bird damage may be more intense in dry years as birds turn to fruit to meet nutrition and hydration needs. Fruit growers can employ one or more bird deterrents. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Warming climate = new pest threat? June 2016

The pollen beetle may look like a cute little bug, but it’s one of Alberta’s “most unwanted” pests. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Swede midge update June 2016

We have all heard, or seen firsthand, the devastating effects of high populations of swede midge. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Experimental trap disrupts citrus pest’s love life June 2016

An acoustic trap that lures and captures male Asian citrus psyllids may help protect citrus trees from Huanglongbing disease, which is transmitted by the pest. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Page 1 of 19

AgAnnex Events

World Pork Expo 2017 Wed Jun 07, 2017 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Manure Manager Events