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Noxious Weeds In Ontario

Noxious Weeds In Ontario

This listing of noxious weeds was compiled by the Ministry of Agriculture and Food. To learn more about these weeds simply click on each of the links. Table of Contents Common Barberry European Buckthorn Bull Thistle Canada Thistle Wild Carrot ...

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Mulch Ado About Weeds: Management Strategies For Hops

Mulch Ado About Weeds: Management Strategies For Hops

By: Evan Elford – New Crop Development Specialist/OMAFRA Hop production acreage is increasing in Ontario and with expanding production come questions on weed management. Weed management is important around the base of the hop bine to decrease competition for nutrients ...

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New Growing Forward 2 Programming Kicks Off In Ontario

New Growing Forward 2 Programming Kicks Off In Ontario

Canada and Ontario Supporting Innovation and Success in Ontario’s Agri-food Sector Posted June 26, 2013 by Ministry of Agriculture and Food The governments of Canada and Ontario are working to help Ontario’s agri-food industry grow profits, expand markets and manage ...

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2014 Integrated Pest Management Academy, Feb. 18-19

2014 Integrated Pest Management Academy, Feb. 18-19

Michigan State University Extension is pleased to announce the third annual Integrated Pest Management Academy, Feb. 18-19 in East Lansing, Michigan. We are releasing the date early to ensure you all have it on your calendar! Posted Aug. 16, 2013 ...

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Determining When Hops Are Ready To Harvest

Determining When Hops Are Ready To Harvest

A simple equation for calculating alpha and beta acid levels at 10 percent moisture. Posted on Sept. 5, 2013 by Diane Brown, Michigan State University Extension You’ve spent an entire season nurturing and tending your hops, eagerly waiting for harvest. ...

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Drying Hops On A Small Scale

Drying Hops On A Small Scale

How to measure moisture levels in hops and determine when they have been dried enough to prevent spoilage. Posted Sept 16, 2013 by Diane Brown, Michigan State University Extension While growing hops can be a challenge, properly processing them is ...

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Post-harvest Hop Yard Management

Post-harvest Hop Yard Management

As growers wrap up hop harvest this season, they can follow these postharvest tips to prepare for next year. Posted on Sept. 24, 2013 by Erin Lizotte, Michigan State University Extension As the 2013 hop season in Michigan winds down, ...

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Harvest time approaching for hop growers

Harvest time approaching for hop growers

Determining the correct harvest date is a mix of art and science and has a big impact on the quality of the final product. Posted on Aug. 23, 2013 by Erin Lizotte, Michigan State University Extenstion Hop harvest in Michigan ...

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Excitement Brewing for Ontario Craft Beers

Excitement Brewing for Ontario Craft Beers

Province Helping Ontario Craft Brewers Create Jobs Posted July 25, 2013 Ontario is providing small craft brewers with renewed support by extending the Ontario Microbrewery Strategy for two more years to help create jobs and expand the industry. Through the ...

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2nd Ontario Craft Brewers Conference

2nd Ontario Craft Brewers Conference

Speakers and Agenda Set for 2nd Annual Ontario Craft Brewers Conference The 2nd Annual Ontario Craft Brewers Conference will take place on Thursday, October 17th, 2013 from 8:00-5:00 p.m. at the Allstream Centre, located at 105 Princes’ Blvd. at Exhibition Place in ...

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