B.C. releases new vegetable production guide
By Marg Land
May 12, 2008 – The British Columbia agriculture ministry has released a new edition of the province’s vegetable production guide.
Vegetable Production Guide 2008-2009: Beneficial Management Practices for Commercial Growers in British Columbia is designed for commercial producers and includes currently recommended practices for the production of field vegetables. It is revised every second year and includes only products that are registered for use in Canada at the time of publication.
To obtain the complete information on pest management and pesticide recommendations, please order the guide by filling out the online form or by contacting the Lower Mainland Horticulture Improvement Association, c/o 1767 Angus Campbell Road, Abbotsford, BC V3G 2M3. The association can also be reached by phone at 604-556-3001, or fax at 604-556-3030.
Excerpts from the 2008/2009 Vegetable Production Guide are also available online .