Category Archives: Peas

Integrated Pest Management Workshop Now Available by Webinar

Memo to all Growers, Scouts and Agribusiness:

The Sweet Corn, Bean and Pea Integrated Pest Management Workshop will now also be available by webinar.  If distance or time was preventing you from registering for the workshop, you can now get all the same great information, without the travel!

The workshop and webinar are planned for:

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

In-person:
Room 102, Rudy Brown Rural Development Centre
Ridgetown Campus, Ridgetown Ontario

Webinar:
The comfort of your own home or office!

Please pre-register for the workshop or the webinar by contacting the Agricultural Information Contact Centre (toll free) at 1-877-424-1300.  Late registrations (after Friday, May 16th) should be directed to elaine.roddy@ontario.ca

Topics covered will include:

  • Scouting and Diagnostics
  • Insects – Identification, Biology and Management
  • Diseases – Identification, Biology and Management
  • Soils and Nutrients
  • Reference Guides and Scouting Materials

Sweet Corn, Bean and Pea Integrated Pest Management Workshop

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Room 102, Rudy Brown Rural Development Centre
Ridgetown Campus, Ridgetown Ontario

The workshop will also be broadcast as a webinar, for those unable to travel to Ridgetown.

Please pre-register for the workshop or the webinar by contacting the Agricultural Information Contact Centre (toll free) at 1-877-424-1300.  Late registrations (after Friday, May 16th) should be directed to elaine.roddy@ontario.ca

Topics covered will include:

  • Scouting and Diagnostics
  • Insects – Identification, Biology and Management
  • Diseases – Identification, Biology and Management
  • Soils and Nutrients
  • Reference Guides and Scouting Materials

Minor Use Label Expansion Granted For Assail 70 WP Insecticide for Control of Aphids on Succulent Peas and Beans

J. Chaput, OMAFRA, Minor Use Coordinator, Guelph

The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently announced the approval of a minor use label expansion for ASSAIL 70 WP insecticide (acetamiprid) for control of aphids on succulent shelled peas and beans, crop subgroup 6B in Canada. ASSAIL 70 WP (acetamiprid) was already labeled for management of a variety of insect pests on a range of crops in Canada.

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Sweet Corn, Bean and Pea IPM Scout Training Session

Sweet Corn, Bean and Pea IPM Scout Training Session

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

10:00 am to 3:30pm

Woodstock OMAFRA Boardroom

Woodstock, Ontario

To register call the Agricultural Information Contact Centre 1-877-424-1300 or email: ag.info.omafra@ontario.ca

*Lunch on your own