Canola Watch – May 23, 2019

May 22, 2019

CANOLA WATCH QUIZ – STAND ESTABLISHMENT

Six questions to test your skills for assessing canola stand establishment.

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CONTROL BIG WEEDS EARLY

Flixweed, shown above, presents another possible risk – as a clubroot host. This adds to the incentive to spray it early.

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TWO COMMON QUESTIONS AFTER A SPRING FROST

Growers have two common questions after a spring frost: 1. Did the crop survive? (Do I need to reseed?) 2. When can I resume weed control? This article will help you answer both.

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TIPS FOR SPRAYING WEEDS IN DUSTY CONDITIONS

Most products are not strongly affected by dust, but two important products are very dust-sensitive: glyphosate and diquat

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TIMING THE NARROW POST-SEEDING / PRE-EMERGENCE SPRAY WINDOW

Growers who seed before spraying may choose to apply in the narrow post-seeding pre-emergence window, but consider the following risks….

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INSECT UPDATE: FLEA BEETLE SCOUTING, CUTWORM VS WIREWORM, DBM MONITORING

Cutworms or wireworms? Check bare patches, and especially the interface between healthy seedlings and dead patches, to confirm the reason for missing plants. It could be cutworms, wireworms, disease or something else entirely

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ALBERTA CANOLAPALOOZA: JUNE 26 @ LACOMBE

This year, Alberta canolaPALOOZA will have 25 learning stations and over 125 speakers to teach you everything you need to know about canola production (including how to grow other crops in a sustainable crop rotation).

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CANOLA COUNCIL CALL: MAY 24 GROWER UPDATE ON TRADE WITH CHINA

The Canola Council of Canada, on behalf of growers and the entire canola value chain, is working closely with the Government of Canada to resolve challenges facing canola seed exports to China. Please join us for a call to provide canola producers with an update on developments and ongoing work. Hear from:–Agriculture and Agri-Food minister […]


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