Agronomy Insects

Insects

New Tools for the CPB Toolbox

A five-year study is to take a closer look at the alternatives to neonics for the control of Colorado potato beetle.A study being conducted...

Researchers Go Toe-to-Toe with PCN

With a multi-pronged effort, Quebec researchers are helping to advance monitoring and management of potato cyst nematodes.Although extremely rare in Canada, potato cyst nematodes...

New Prospect for Wireworm Control

A promising biopesticide is in the works for managing wireworms.A few years ago, Todd Kabaluk was given some fuzzy wireworms. That might not sound...

BASF Launches Critical Insecticide for Use in Canadian Soybeans and Potatoes

Canadian farmers have a new tool to protect their soybean and potato crops in 2019 with the launch of BASF’s Sefina™ insecticide. Sefina utilizes a unique mode...

Seeking a Whammy for Wireworms

A research project is underway to determine if RNAi, an emerging technology for pest control, could work for one of the toughest pest problems...

New Spud Smart Webinar: Managing Potato Virus Y

Managing Potato Virus YLive on: Wednesday, September 5, 1 p.m. EDTRegister here: https://spudsmart.com/webinar/Join our webinar and find out how to manage potato virus Y. During this...

New Tools for the CPB Toolbox

A five-year study is to take a closer look at the alternatives to neonics for the control of Colorado potato beetle.A study being conducted...

Researchers Go Toe-to-Toe with PCN

With a multi-pronged effort, Quebec researchers are helping to advance monitoring and management of potato cyst nematodes.Although extremely rare in Canada, potato cyst nematodes...

New Prospect for Wireworm Control

A promising biopesticide is in the works for managing wireworms.A few years ago, Todd Kabaluk was given some fuzzy wireworms. That might not sound...

BASF Launches Critical Insecticide for Use in Canadian Soybeans and Potatoes

Canadian farmers have a new tool to protect their soybean and potato crops in 2019 with the launch of BASF’s Sefina™ insecticide. Sefina utilizes a unique mode...

Seeking a Whammy for Wireworms

A research project is underway to determine if RNAi, an emerging technology for pest control, could work for one of the toughest pest problems...

New Spud Smart Webinar: Managing Potato Virus Y

Managing Potato Virus YLive on: Wednesday, September 5, 1 p.m. EDTRegister here: https://spudsmart.com/webinar/Join our webinar and find out how to manage potato virus Y. During this...