Archive for January, 2013

Is this a question that some of you have been asking yourself? You probably put down your preventative snow mould application over 6 weeks ago. Since then we have had a lot of rain and some pretty mild temperatures.

I don’t have a definitive answer to the question posted above, but Dr. Paul Koch, University of Wisconsin looked into this question as part of his PhD work. He compared iprodione, chlorothalonil on their own and a tank mix of iprodione and chlorothalonil with and with out snow cover. Throughout the winter he took cup cutter samples and analysed fungicide concentrations on those samples. (more…)

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The Ontario Turfgrass Symposium is just around the corner.  We are happy to announce that IPM Council of Canada CECs have been determined for 2013 OTS sessions and are now posted on the OTS website.  Please visit www.turfsymposium.ca  and click on Program Schedule for this important information.  Delegates to OTS 2013 have the ability to earn their entire annual requirement of 8 CECs by attending both days of the Symposium and making appropriate choices in their session selections. 

Join us at the University of Guelph for the Ontario Turfgrass Symposium, Cultivate Your Mind, February 20 and 21, 2013. 

An important reminder –  the Early Bird Discount ends January 11, 2013.


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