Category Archives: Hops

Hops Workshop at 2020 Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention

Mark your calendars for the 2020 Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention (OFVC)! February 19-20th, Scotiabank Convention Centre, 6815 Stanley Avenue, Niagara Falls, Ontario. This year’s hops session will take place on Wednesday, February 19, starting at 9:30 am in Ballroom … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Hop Working Group Seeks Grower Input

Hop researchers seeking grower input to identify priorities. Take the survey now at: https://msu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_1LWQCQ7rWxUuRiR. The Great Lakes Hop Working Group (GLHWG), funded by a grant from the North Central Integrated Pest Management Center, formed in 2016 to provide region-specific pest … Continue reading

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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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2019 Eastern Ontario Hop Field Day – We Want to Hear From You!

The first 2019 seasonal hop workshop will be taking place on June 18 at the MacKinnon Brothers Brewing Co., 1915 County Rd. 22, Bath, Ontario (Rain date: June 20 5:30-7:00 pm). OMAFRA specialists Melanie Filotas and Evan Elford will be … Continue reading

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