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Ontario, Quebec and Alberta Basil Growers Receive Emergency Use Registrations for Downy Mildew

From Jim Chaput, Minor Use Coordinator, OMAFRA, Guelph The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently announced the approval of emergency use registrations for CONFINE FUNGICIDE (potassium salts of phosphorous acid) and REVUS FUNGICIDE (mandipropamid) for control of an outbreak of … Continue reading

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Sclerotinia white mould of herbs

From Alex Harris, an Undergraduate Student Experiential Learning student with OMAFRA and the University of Guelph, and the OMAFRA Simcoe Specialty Crop Team: Sclerotinia white mould is a fungal disease affecting numerous herbaceous crops including beans, sunflowers, cole crops, carrots … Continue reading

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Downy mildew detected in Ontario basil field

Basil downy mildew was detected in an herb field in Norfolk County, Ontario this week.  Symptoms were observed on only a few leaves of isolated plants.  The dry conditions we have been experiencing in much of Ontario lately are not … Continue reading

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Emergency use registration granted for basil growers in Ontario and Alberta

J. Chaput, OMAFRA Minor Use Coordinator, Guelph The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently announced the approval of emergency use registrations for CONFINE FUNGICIDE (potassium salts of phosphorous acid) and REVUS FUNGICIDE (mandipropamid) for control of an outbreak of basil … Continue reading

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