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New Episode of What’s Growing ON?

Strawberry virus management and rainfastness of pesticides are the topics of conversation in the latest episode of the What's Growing ON? podcast.

Season 2 Episode 9: Strawberry Viruses & Pesticide Rainfastness

In this episode, OMAFRA’s Fruit Crop Specialist, Erica Pate sits in the horticulture hotseat to talk about the importance of strawberry aphid management to minimize incidence and impact of insect-vectored viruses. Following,  Kristy dives into the waters of pesticide rainfastness to look at some general guidelines around insecticide and fungicide wash-off and how these can assist in decision-making when it comes to what to do following a rain.

For more information on strawberry aphids and their management, check out the following resources:

For more information on insecticide and fungicide rainfastness, check out the following resources:

Accessible format available upon request.

Music: Aspire by Scott Holmes

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