Author Archives: Melanie Filotas

Hop Workshops Update – Eastern Ontario workshop cancelled, western workshops proceeding as scheduled

The Eastern Ontario Hop Sprayer Workshop scheduled for tomorrow, June 25 in Port Hope has been cancelled due to low registration.  The Western Ontario Sprayer Optimization/Hop Research Demonstration Workshop on Thursday June 27 (rain date June 28) is still scheduled. … Continue reading

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Got coverage? Register now to improve spray coverage in hops for more effective pest control

Registration deadlines for next week’s hops sprayer workshops are rapidly approaching.  Note that these workshops could be cancelled if minimum registration numbers are not reached by the deadlines. See the bottom of this article for details on the workshops and … Continue reading

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Updated Pest Control Products List for Hops 2019

Below is an updated list of pest control products registered for use on hops in Ontario including a few registrations just received in the last few weeks.  The full list can be found by clicking on the link below. Hops … Continue reading

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Last chance to register for Eastern Hop Field day

The first hop field workshop of 2019 is scheduled for next Tuesday, June 18th at MacKinnon Brothers Brewing Company in Bath. We currently have not met the minimum registration numbers to run this event.  To avoid cancellation, any growers or … Continue reading

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Additional hop field workshop added for 2019

A third in-field hop workshop is now available for the 2019 season. Hop growers are invited to attend any of the following three field workshops being offered by OMAFRA specialists. To register for any of these sessions, contact the Agriculture … Continue reading

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Hazelnut Sprayer Workshop – Registration deadline extended

There are still a few spots available for next week’s Hazelnut Sprayer Optimization Workshop being held at the Simcoe Research Station next Tuesday, May 28 (rain date May 29).  This session will consist of a 75 minute in-class session and a 1.5 … Continue reading

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Reminder – Register now for Hop IPM Training

Just a reminder that anyone interested in attending the Hop Integrated Pest Management Training being offered this Thursday, April 4th should register now to avoid cancellation of the event. The registration deadline has been extended to tomorrow – Tuesday, April 2 … Continue reading

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