Chrystel Oliver shares her research on aster yellow phytoplasma in canola crops. This bacteria comes on the south winds with the aster leaf hoppers. This affects the flowering ability of the plants and can affect yields.
Trevor Deering shows us plots experimenting with biological insecticides for diamondback moth. Its larvae can have a yield cost on canola as they eat the flowers. Trevor explains the process of testing this control method.
Created August 10, 2020 | Category: News Articles