Soil fertility benefits of wheat in rotation

Ontario Field Crop Report – August 31, 2017

The effects of spring runoff on a farm field in the 2017. The soil lost to water erosion carries phosphorus with it.

Ontario Field Crop Report – August 24, 2017

Keeping an eye out for Trochanter mealybugs in soybean

The Season is Not Over Yet for Late Season Pests Like Bean Leaf Beetle, Soybean Aphids and Others

Ontario Field Crop Report – August 17, 2017

Figure 1: Western Bean Cutworm Pod Feeding

Western Bean Cutworm Still A Concern For Edible Beans & Late Corn

Table 2. August 9-15, 2017 Weather Data


western bean cutworm feeding on edible bean pods. brown lesions on beans.

Crop response to herbicides applied prior to and after emergence.

Ontario Field Crop Report – August 3, 2017

Figure 1. A cover crop mixture can provide crop diversity and a variety of root types.

Ontario Field Crop Report – July 27, 2017

Northern Corn Leaf Blight

OMAFRA Field Crop Report – July 20, 2017

Red clover at 7 days after an application of MCPA Ester (left) compared to an un-treated strip. Note the curling of the leaves giving a slightly grey appearance

Crop Report – July 13, 2017

Potassium (K) deficiency in soybeans

For Western Bean Cutworm – Timing is Key

Crop Report – July 6, 2017

Western Bean Cutworm moth in corn leaf collar