Tag Archives: Pest Control Product Application

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

Posted in Hops, Hops Meetings, Hops Pest Management | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Hops, Hops Meetings, Hops Pest Management, Hops Production, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Additional hop field workshop added for 2019

A third in-field hop workshop is now available for the 2019 season. Hop growers are invited to attend any of the following three field workshops being offered by OMAFRA specialists. To register for any of these sessions, contact the Agriculture … Continue reading

Posted in Hops, Hops Meetings, Hops Pest Management, Hops Production, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Hazelnut Sprayer Workshop – Registration deadline extended

There are still a few spots available for next week’s Hazelnut Sprayer Optimization Workshop being held at the Simcoe Research Station next Tuesday, May 28 (rain date May 29).  This session will consist of a 75 minute in-class session and a 1.5 … Continue reading

Posted in Tree Nuts | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Introducing the Hopsprayer

Any hops grower who has tried to apply pest control products, whether organic or conventional, knows that spraying hops can be a challenge. Many hops growers use radial airblast sprayers, however at as much as $10,000, these sprayers may not … Continue reading

Posted in Hops, Hops Other, Hops Pest Management, Hops Production | Tagged , , | Leave a comment