Tag Archives: Integrated pest management

August 22 Nursery-Landscape Report

Environment Canada is calling for a warm, sunny weekend!  There is still a chance of rain today and tonight but tomorrow is expected to be mainly sunny with high’s in the mid-20’s. Magnolia Scale  crawlers are out! Crawlers are dark … Continue reading

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August 1 Nursery-Landscape Report

Environment Canada is calling for warmer and more humid weather this weekend.  UV index is still quite high so please take care out there are wear sunscreen, a hat and drink lots of fluids to help cool down your core … Continue reading

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Lots going on in IPM this week May 30/14

Environment Canada is forecasting a lovely, warm weekend.  Rain may return on Monday so keep that in mind if you are still managing diseases during leaf emergence. What a beautiful weekend for digging up dandelions and re-seeding the lawn and … Continue reading

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Nursery Grower IPM Seminars start NEXT WEEK!

Calling All Wholesale Nursery Growers! I will be conducting the 12th annual IPM in the Nursery seminars at 3 sites this year:

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Dormant Oil in the Autumn?

It’s been a warm month so far but the long-term forecast is calling for much cooler temperatures.  That means we will soon have an opportunity to manage some of our plant pests, such as mite eggs and scale insect nymphs, … Continue reading

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August 2, 2013 Nursery-Landscape Report

You have reached Jen Llewellyn for the 15th edition of the 2013 OMAF and MRA Nursery and Landscape Report, updated on Friday, August 2nd. Environment Canada is calling for sun and cloud and continued cool (low 20’s) temperatures for this … Continue reading

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July 22, 2013 Nursery-Landscape Report

You have reached Jen Llewellyn for the 14th edition of the 2013 OMAF and MRA Nursery and Landscape Report, updated on Monday, July 22nd. Environment Canada is calling for sun and cloud and much cooler temperatures for this week as … Continue reading

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IPM Diagnostic Workshop for Trees and Shrubs July 9 – Guelph

  Calling all Arborists and Landscape Professionals! Would you like a mid-season review of some of the current pest and physiological problems in the woody landscape? We are putting on an IPM Workshop for Trees and Shrubs at the University … Continue reading

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