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Insects

Monitoring Aphids

Aphids are small (one to four millimetres), soft-bodied sucking insects. Their life cycle is complex and includes both winged and wingless forms. Wingless aphids...

Dip Test Protocol to Determine Neonicotinoid Insecticide Resistance

An important factor in managing insecticide resistance is to know the effectiveness of the product which is going to be applied. This can be...

Monitoring the Black Cutworm

Life Stages: Adult Moths - Eggs - Larvae - Pupa - Adult Moths First Generation: May - June Adult moths do not overwinter in Ontario but...

Survival of the Fittest

As insecticide resistance grows within the Colorado Potato Beetle population, you may be wondering how is this happening? It only takes a few survivors to...

Bayer Launches New Insecticide for Colorado Potato Beetle Protection

Bayer has recently registered the active ingredient, tetraniliprole, which will be launched commercially in the registered end use product vayego®insecticide, the chemical company announced...

Black Cutworm Alert for Late-Planted Fields in Ontario

Yesterday, I checked a variety trial near Alliston that was planted late, on May 27. There was a moderate to high population of small...

Monitoring Aphids

Aphids are small (one to four millimetres), soft-bodied sucking insects. Their life cycle is complex and includes both winged and wingless forms. Wingless aphids...

Dip Test Protocol to Determine Neonicotinoid Insecticide Resistance

An important factor in managing insecticide resistance is to know the effectiveness of the product which is going to be applied. This can be...

Monitoring the Black Cutworm

Life Stages: Adult Moths - Eggs - Larvae - Pupa - Adult Moths First Generation: May - June Adult moths do not overwinter in Ontario but...

Survival of the Fittest

As insecticide resistance grows within the Colorado Potato Beetle population, you may be wondering how is this happening? It only takes a few survivors to...

Bayer Launches New Insecticide for Colorado Potato Beetle Protection

Bayer has recently registered the active ingredient, tetraniliprole, which will be launched commercially in the registered end use product vayego®insecticide, the chemical company announced...

Black Cutworm Alert for Late-Planted Fields in Ontario

Yesterday, I checked a variety trial near Alliston that was planted late, on May 27. There was a moderate to high population of small...