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

Originally posted on onspecialtycrops:
Just a reminder that a Hops IPM training session will be held this Friday, April 8th from 1 to 3:30 pm at the Woodstock-OMAFRA Resource Centre.  Anyone interested in attending is asked to pre-register, as there are…

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Critical Temperatures for Tree Fruit Buds

Originally posted on 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…

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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 Montréal-Longueuil, QC. With two days of conference sessions featuring international and Canadian researchers presenting … Continue reading

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