Monthly Archives: April 2016

Webinar – Weed Management in Organic Cropping Systems, 7 June 2016

Presented by USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service – Science and Technology National Technology Support Centers 7 June, 2016 3:00 pm Eastern Time Join this webinar (Weed Management in Organic Cropping Systems) to learn about the methods of weed control commonly … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts Extended: 2nd Canadian Organic Science Conference

From the Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada/Organic Science Cluster II: The Call for Abstracts for the upcoming 2nd Canadian Organic Science Conference has been extended! The deadline for abstract submission for consideration for an oral or poster presentation is now … Continue reading

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Hops IPM Training this Friday

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Critical Temperatures for Tree Fruit Buds

ONfruit Temperatures are predicted to drop down to temperatures that are critical for bud survival in parts of the tree fruit producing areas of the province. I have heard reports that apples are at silver tip and even green tip and … Continue reading

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The Many Benefits of Using Windbreaks

Although we had a mild winter this year, Ontario winters are typically cold and bring a lot of snow. Plan ahead and plant a windbreak before next winter – windbreaks are an effective way to trap snow and prevent snow … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts: 2nd Canadian Organic Science Conference

From the Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada: Excitement is building for the upcoming 2nd Canadian Organic Science Conference, which will be held from September 19-21 in MontrĂ©al-Longueuil, QC. With two days of conference sessions featuring international and Canadian researchers presenting … Continue reading

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