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 – June 20, 2019
by Michael Celetti, Plant Pathologist – Hort Crops, OMAFRA The bulb and stem nematode (Ditylenchus dipsacci) is a very destructive… Continue Reading Managing Bulb and Stem Nematode Requires Clean Seed and Fields
by Marion Paibomesai, OMAFRA, Guelph I worked for OMAFRA as a summer student for two years, which involved scouting cole… Continue Reading Introducing Marion Paibomesai as new OMAFRA Vegetable Crops Specialist in Guelph
by Keith Reid, Soil Fertility Specialist, OMAFRA Ads are appearing in some farm papers promoting fall application of “protected” forms… Continue Reading Can I apply nitrogen in the fall?
J. Chaput, OMAFRA, Minor Use Coordinator, Guelph The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) recently announced the approval of an emergency… Continue Reading Carrot Growers Receive Emergency Use Registration for White Mold
The Ontario Processing Vegetable Growers (OPVG) and the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Processors Association (OF&VPA) are continuing with a bursary… Continue Reading Ontario processing vegetable industry bursaries available
Learn more about pest management in season extension production systems such as high tunnels by registering for a new webinar… Continue Reading Season Extension and High Tunnel Webinar Series Offered
by Michael Celetti, OMAFRA Managing late blight requires a proactive and integrated approach including scouting, cultural methods and fungicide application.… Continue Reading Tomato late blight management in Ontario