Tag Archives: Herbicide carryover

Ginseng Crop Update – July 24 2014

Weather conditions have been favourable for ginseng growth over the past few weeks, and there are no reports of major disease or insect issues. However, the standard issues for this time of year are showing up. This includes Cylindrocarpon on … Continue reading

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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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A Quick Test for Atrazine Carryover

Herbicide carryover is a common question for specialty crop growers, particularly those who rent land for production.  The following article, written by Kristen Callow, OMAFRA’s Weed Management Program Lead for Horticulture, with excerpts from Nebraska Cooperative Extension Publication G74-113A, outlines … Continue reading

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