Agronomy

Agronomy

Positive PMRA Potato Insecticide Ruling

The potato industry is viewing the latest PMRA decision as a good sign for growers. With major uses of clothianidin and thiamethoxam still available to...

Potato Use of Clothianidin and Thiamethoxam Restricted

Clothianidin's in-furrow potato application and thiamethoxam's soil drench potato applications have been cancelled, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) says in two published...

Using Human Disease Strategies to Fight Common Scab

A group of Canadian researchers are using an anti-virulence strategy to try and fight common scab in potatoes, a news release from Canadian Light...

Disease Docket

A cross country check-in on what to expect for potato diseases this growing season. Late blight has and very likely always will be something Canadian...

BASF Herbicide Zidua SC Expanded for Potato Use

Zidua SC has had its label expanded in Canada to now include potatoes, BASF says in a news release on March 19. Zidua SC...

The Drama with Row Widths

Just how much does the space between your rows affect your potatoes? For more than a century, potato growers around the world have planted their...

Positive PMRA Potato Insecticide Ruling

The potato industry is viewing the latest PMRA decision as a good sign for growers. With major uses of clothianidin and thiamethoxam still available to...

Potato Use of Clothianidin and Thiamethoxam Restricted

Clothianidin's in-furrow potato application and thiamethoxam's soil drench potato applications have been cancelled, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) says in two published...

Using Human Disease Strategies to Fight Common Scab

A group of Canadian researchers are using an anti-virulence strategy to try and fight common scab in potatoes, a news release from Canadian Light...

Disease Docket

A cross country check-in on what to expect for potato diseases this growing season. Late blight has and very likely always will be something Canadian...

BASF Herbicide Zidua SC Expanded for Potato Use

Zidua SC has had its label expanded in Canada to now include potatoes, BASF says in a news release on March 19. Zidua SC...

The Drama with Row Widths

Just how much does the space between your rows affect your potatoes? For more than a century, potato growers around the world have planted their...