Manitoba Insect & Disease Update – May 18, 2016

Insects:
  • Flea beetles are active and feeding on volunteer canola
  • Inquiries on soil borne insects and if they are feeding on crops,
    • Cutworms
    • Wireworms
    • Others insects that would not damage crops
Plant Pathogens: None of concern yet, scout as crops are emerging
Compiled by:
John Gavloski, Entomologist,  Phone: (204) 745-5668
Pratisara Bajracharya, Field Crop Pathologist, Phone: (204) 750-4248
To report observations on insects or plant pathogens that may be of interest or importance to farmers and agronomists in Manitoba, please send messages to the above contacts.
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