Category Archives: compatibility with pesticides

Upcoming IPM Workshop in Niagara: Achieving Sustainable Biocontrol in Floriculture

Feeling a bit lost when it comes to pest management? Searching for advice on how to achieve a sustainable, long-term biocontrol program for your operation? Then mark your calendars for February 23rd! A new IPM Workshop is here. Read on … Continue reading

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2017 Update: 4 Ways You May Be Killing Your Predatory Mites, and How to Check!

Note: This is a re-post but contains important information on use of DDVP (dichlorvos) with mite sachets. (See point 4!) In 2017, I had an interaction with a grower where their long-standing biocontrol program for thrips suddenly seemed to be … Continue reading

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Accessing Info on GH Floriculture Pesticides Quickly and Easily

Ever needed just to quickly look up a rate for a particular pesticide, or see if it’s compatible with your bio program, only to get lost on Google or get frustrated by the numerous tables in Pub 370? ¬†Well, me … Continue reading

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4 Ways You’re Accidentally Killing Your Predatory Mites!

Note: This is a re-post because it now comes with an awesome new video of how to monitor you mite sachets! Recently, I had an interaction with a grower where their long-standing biocontrol program for thrips suddenly seemed to be … Continue reading

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