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Making the most of plant tissue sampling

Sampling at the wrong time or the wrong plant part can lessen the value of your results.

Closer approval upgraded

Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, recently announced that the Pest Management Regulatory Agency in Canada has granted Dow AgroSciences upgraded approval for Closer Insecticide use to actively control Woolly apple aphid in pome fruit crops.

Rural challenges are national opportunities: FCM

The Federation of Canadian Municipalities has launched a report offering recommendations to tackle today’s rural challenges.
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Closer™ insecticide with Isoclast® Active provides an effective combination of speed and residual efficacy on pests like aphids, including Woolly Apple Aphid, Leafhoppers, and now the Mullein bug, across a variety of vegetable crops, stone fruit, pome fruit and grapes. Schedule it first in your IPM program and see how Closer takes out hard-to-control aphids and sap-feeders. >> Learn more
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Taking toys and putting them to work

It would be nice to be able to stand up and look out over your whole field at once, with a bird’s eye view, to see how it is progressing. A camera mounted on an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle [UAV or drone] can do that for you. The various types of images that can be captured from a UAV are able to provide a range of data that can improve the precision of a fruit and/or vegetable grower’s operation. » Read more...

Maritime Wild Blueberry Field Day

July 12
Location: Parrsboro, N.S.
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2018 NAFDMA Advanced Learning Retreat

July 28 - 31
Location: Notre-Dame-de-l'Ile-Perrot, Q.B.
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