Glyphosate resistant weed update There has been a lot of work conducted by Dr. Peter Sikkema, Dr. Francois Tardif and many graduate students (Joe Vink, Holly Byker, Joanna Follings) at the University of Guelph to determine the extent of glyphosate resistant weeds in Ontario and potential management options.
OMAFRA lists OFVC vegetable sessions The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affair's vegetable specialist team has recently listed the vegetable sessions on offer at the 2013 Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention.
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NS apple producer forced into bankruptcy A fixture in Nova Scotia's apple industry for more than 70 years, J.W. Mason and Sons has been forced into bankruptcy, throwing more than 30 people out of work.
Ranman 400SC approved for two new uses The Ranman 400SC fungicide label has expanded once again. Ranman can now be used for the control of late blight on field tomatoes and the suppression of downy mildew on brassica vegetables after recent Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) approvals.