Category Archives: neonicotinoids

The New Era of Pesticides in Canada: Cancellations, Re-evaluations, and New Products

It seems  there is never a dull moment in the greenhouse ornamental industry these days.  From transitions to new crops,  new export requirements, to novel pest problems, the industry has seen a lot of change….and it’s not over yet.  The … Continue reading

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Consumers want “bee friendly” plants, not “neonic-free”

For those of you who missed the summary on Floral Daily,  an interesting study on pesticide labeling of ornamentals was just published by researchers and extension specialists at Michigan State University(1). The MSU team found that people who buy ornamental plants (both indoor and outdoor) … Continue reading

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