Kate Menold

Pre-Harvest Herbicide Options

Although harvest 2019 quite literally just wrapped up in some parts of the province, harvest 2020 is quickly approaching, especially for winter cereals. Due to warm temperatures and adequate rain…

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Barley Thrips

Some producers in south-west Manitoba have been reporting barley thrips. These insects are dark brown to black in colour, have a long, narrow body shape and are between 1-1.8 mm…

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Cutworms & Wireworms

As soil temperatures are heating up and crops are beginning to emerge across Manitoba, it’s time to start scouting for cutworms and wireworms. Agronomists in north central North Dakota have…

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