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International Tomato Brown Rugose Fruit Virus (ToBRFV) Symposium April 15 – 16 2020

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  The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers, Flowers Canada Growers, and the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association are currently planning a ToBRFV Research Symposium to take place April 15 – 16, 2020 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.   To register...

Canadian Greenhouse Conference 2020

Once again the Canadian Greenhouse Conference will be hosted at the ScotiaBank Centre in Niagara Falls on October 7 - 8 2020.  To register or for more information visit the CGC website!  See you there!

Francophone website on greenhouse biocontrol

L’Institut québécois du développement de l’horticulture ornementale (IQDHO) est fier de présenter ce site Internet francophone sur la lutte biologique en serre. Cette première au Québec est disponible au www.iqdho.com/luttebio. D’un simple clic, les utilisateurs ont accès à une panoplie d’informations et de références, qui seront mises à jour annuellement....

Article series and videos on thrips IPM

The Vineland Research and Innovation Centre has a six-part series published in Greenhouse Canada Magazine with practical information for thrips integrated pest management (IPM) programs. Written by Biocontrol Specialists Rose Buitenhuis, Michael Brownbridge and Graeme Murphy, the articles offer application tips and tricks, information on new technologies and are supplemented...

Workshop slides are online

For anyone who missed the thrips IPM workshops, or anyone who wants to review the workshop presentations, we've put the slides on the website. Go to "Thrips" and you will find the slides under "Management" in their respective categories Preparation, Propagation, Production and Tying it all together.