The VCR (vegetable crop report) is a weekly update which includes crop updates, weather and growing degree summaries for various vegetable growing regions across Ontario. Continue Reading VCR – Vegetable Crop Report – July 9th, 2020
[Note from Janice LeBoeuf, OMAFRA Vegetable Crop Specialist: The field tomato industry is new to using a growth regulator in… Continue Reading Sumagic Plant Growth Regulator label expanded via Minor Use Program to help manage growth of tomato seedlings for transplant
Janice LeBoeuf, OMAFRA Vegetable Crop Specialist, Ridgetown A number of educational resources on water quality and monitoring (for irrigation or… Continue Reading Video presentation online: Wash water quality – what is ORP?
(updated April 30, 2015, March 10, 2014; January 8, 2012) As mobile and connected as the world is getting with… Continue Reading Reference books for vegetable crop scouting
Janice LeBoeuf, OMAFRA Vegetable Crop Specialist, Ridgetown Steve Loewen has produced two excellent video presentations based on his Tomato Day… Continue Reading Video presentations online: from the breeding program to your field
Elaine Roddy, OMAFRA Vegetable Crop Specialist, Ridgetown The soil temperature at time of planting can have a huge impact on… Continue Reading Cold, wet planting conditions: effect on sweet corn, beans, peas
Elaine Roddy, OMAFRA Vegetable Crop Specialist, Ridgetown An IPM training session for sweet corn, bean and pea field scouts will… Continue Reading IPM Training Session – Sweet corn, bean, pea
Janice LeBoeuf, OMAFRA Vegetable Crop Specialist, Ridgetown The Ontario Ministry of Labour has some new online resources specifically for new… Continue Reading Information for new and young workers – Ministry of Labour resources