Agronomy Insects

Insects

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...

Digging of the Fresh-Market Crop Has Begun Near Leamington, Ont.

Things looked very different across the province from July 22 to 26 depending on the area.  Digging of the fresh-market crop has started near...

Scientists Discover Key Plant Virus-Insect Virus Interaction

By Aaron J. Bouchie Aphids and the plant viruses they transmit cause billions of dollars in crop damage around the world every year. A Cornell-led...

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...

Digging of the Fresh-Market Crop Has Begun Near Leamington, Ont.

Things looked very different across the province from July 22 to 26 depending on the area.  Digging of the fresh-market crop has started near...

Scientists Discover Key Plant Virus-Insect Virus Interaction

By Aaron J. Bouchie Aphids and the plant viruses they transmit cause billions of dollars in crop damage around the world every year. A Cornell-led...