Bacterial blight has been reported in many oat fields in south-central and south-eastern Manitoba. Environmental stress symptoms have also been reported in oats. Fungicide applications in spring wheat and canola are being considered and weighed against the current environmental and microclimatic conditions.
Early-season concerns, such as flea beetles on canola and cutworms are coming to an end. Most of our potential insect pests of mid-season have not been detected at high levels yet.
June 20 2018 Update (PDF 517KB)