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Ontario Pesticide Survey: Your Participation is Important

Ontario Pesticide Survey http://www.ontariopesticidesurvey.ca Beginning December 5, all Ontario field crop, vegetable, fruit and specialty crop farmers are asked to fill out a confidential, anonymous survey of pesticide use for the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food and the Ministry … Continue reading

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New sprayer resource available

Growing or thinking of growing hops, tree nuts, specialty berries or fruit or any other crop that may require an airblast sprayer to apply pesticides, foliar nutrients or other products? If so, you should take a look at Airblast 101, … Continue reading

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Maestro 80DF Fungicide Registered for Control of Several Diseases of Ginseng

The Pest Management Regulatory Agency has approved the full registration of Maestro 80 DF (captan) fungicide for control of rhizoctonia root rot (Rhizoctonia solani), pythium root rot and damping-off (Pythium spp.), phytophthora root rot (Phytophthora cactorum) and grey mould (Botrytis … Continue reading

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Fontelis Fungicide Registered for Control of Botrytis Blight of Ginseng

DuPont recently announced the registration of Fontelis Fungicide (penthiopyrad) for control of Botrytis (Gray mold) on the Root Vegetable Crop Group, which includes ginseng. Fontelis is also registered for several foliar diseases of a wide range of fruit and vegetable … Continue reading

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Notes on New Fungicide Registrations for Ginseng

With the registration of Maxim 480 FS seed treatment, growers have been asking how the different seed treatments compare for disease control. In seed treatment trials conducted at the Delhi Research Station, Maxim provided the comparable or improved efficacy against … Continue reading

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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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Emergency Use Registration of Maestro DF Fungicide for Control of Phytophthora on Ginseng

The Pest Management Regulatory Agency has approved an Emergency Use Registration for Maestro 80 DF (captan) fungicide for control of Phytophthora rot of ginseng. Many thanks are due to Jim Chaput, Provincial Minor Use Coordinator, OMAFRA, Arysta LifeScience North America, … Continue reading

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