Tag Archives: Hops

Reminder – Ontario Hoppenings Lunch and Learn tomorrow

Just a reminder for those interested in joining tomorrow’s monthly Ontario hop online update and discussion that you must register in order to attend.  Registration details are below. Ontario Hoppenings – OMAFRA Monthly Hop Update and Discussion Tuesday, May 26, … Continue reading

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Ontario Hoppenings Lunch and Learn – Tuesday May 26 at Noon

Ontario Hoppenings – OMAFRA Monthly Hop Update and Discussion Tuesday, May 26, noon – 1 pm Join OMAFRA specialists Evan Elford and Melanie Filotas on Tuesday May 26 at noon for an online Zoom discussion about Ontario hops. Evan and … Continue reading

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Specialty Crop Frost/Freeze Protection Update

Weather forecasts from several different sources are in agreement with lows for tonight and again early next week reaching -3 to -4oC. Current indications suggest that the cold tonight will be accompanied by a breeze of around 10 km/hr. As … Continue reading

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Hop Rates for 2020-2021 Advanced Payments Program and Other Programs Available for Ontario Hop Growers

Advanced Payments Program Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s Advanced Payment Program (AAP), delivered by the Agricultural Credit Corporation (ACC) in Ontario, has released the list of rates for storage crops (including hops) for the 2020-2021 growing season. The available advance rate … Continue reading

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Fertility Guidelines for Hops Grown in Ontario (updated Spring 2020)

There are currently no Ontario fertility recommendations for hops.  The following tables for lime, nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P) and potassium (K) applications are guidelines only and are provided for reference based on similar common crops and published research on hops … Continue reading

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Updated Pest Control Products List for Hops 2020

Below is an updated list of pest control products registered for use on hops in Ontario.  The full list can be found by clicking on the link below. Hops Pesticides 2020 New products for 2020 are: SuffOil X for aphids, … Continue reading

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Ontario Hops Online Lunch and Learn – Thursday April 23 at Noon

OMAFRA Hop Industry Update and Discussion Thursday, April 23rd, noon – 1 pm Join OMAFRA specialists Evan Elford and Melanie Filotas this Thursday, April 23 at noon for an online Zoom discussion hosted by the Ontario Hop Growers Association. Evan … Continue reading

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