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These Cloudy, Hazy, Humid Days are Numbered

Looking up at the sky today, it was so hazy you couldn’t see much but a fuzzy-looking grey. This is a different kind of overcast than what we normally get to experience. Hundreds of wildfires are burning in the west … Continue reading

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Start Treating for the 2nd Generation of BTM Larvae in Toronto

Now is the time to detect and treat for actively feeding box tree moth larvae in Toronto Continue reading

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You Are Ontario’s Early Warning System: Spotted Lanternfly NYMPHS!

Here’s a pest you have been hearing about more and more, the Spotted Lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula).  It is not a fly, but a planthopper. In the Order Hemiptera, Family Fulgoridae.  It is actually a much stronger hopper than it is a … Continue reading

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NOW IS THE TIME to Treat for Box Tree Moth Larvae in Toronto

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Agri-Tech Innovation Program – Early Adopters Stream is OPEN

The Agri-tech Innovation Program is a new a $22 million cost-share program that will help farming operations and processor businesses adopt innovative and new technologies. Continue reading

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Box Tree Moth Larvae Are Starting to Feed in Toronto

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“Growing and Thriving!” – 2021 Nursery Growers Short Course next Wednesday, February 17th!

Join us online for the 2021 Nursery Growers Short Course. This year’s theme is Growing & Thriving and the speaker lineup is sure to add to your growing success!

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NEW Resource on Air-Assisted Spraying Now Available!

Dr. Jason Deveau (@spray_guy), Application Technology Specialist, OMAFRA We’re pleased to announce that “Airblast101 – Your Guide to Effective and Efficient Spraying, 2nd edition” is now freely available as an ePub, or at cost via print-on-demand publishing, via http://www.sprayers101.com/airblast101 . … Continue reading

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The Friday Report – July 24, 2020

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Treat the 2nd Generation BTM Larvae in Toronto NOW

Now is the time to detect and treat for actively feeding box tree moth larvae in Toronto Continue reading

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