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OMAFRA’s New Vegetable Crop Protection Guide

OMAFRA’s new Vegetable Crop Protection Guide (publication 838) has just been published and is now available.
Many in Ontario’s field vegetable industry are familiar with the Vegetable Production Recommendations (publication 363), which is being discontinued.  It is being replaced with this newly published Vegetable Crop Protection Guide and (soon to come) Publication 839, the Ontario Field Vegetable Guide (expected release March 2013).
Features of the new Vegetable Crop Protection Guide:
  • divided by crop, with updated tables listing pest control products for each crop
  • includes new activity tables summarizing activity of the products on key pests
  • includes an updated IPM chapter
OMAFRA Vegetable Crop Protection Guide 2012-13
OMAFRA Vegetable Crop Protection Guide 2012-13
 How to get a copy
The publication will be available for purchase at the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention, February 22-23, 2012 at the Scotiabank Convention Centre (6815 Stanley Avenue) in Niagara Falls, Ontario.  Look for the publication table near room 208.  The new OMAFRA Guide to Weed Control will also be available.  Payment by cash or cheque will be accepted.  Each of the publications is $15 + 5% tax = $15.75 at the convention.

Online: Visit the ServiceOntario Publications website and search for 838E for the English version or 838F for the French version (available soon).  Or go directly to the order page for the Vegetable Crop Protection Guide.

By phone: Contact the ServiceOntario Publications Contact Centre at 1-800-668-9938 or 416-326-5300 or TTY 1-800-268-7095 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday.

Shipping charges will apply when ordering through Service Ontario Publications.


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