BC Cherry Association Members Field Day - with AAFC Scientists and Special Guest Dr. Tobin Northfield
June 1st, 2023 @ 11:00am - 4:00pm
2023 Virtual Orchard Meetup Summer Series - Impact of cold weather
June 15th, 2023 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm
2023 Virtual Orchard Meetup Summer Series - Water issues
June 29th, 2023 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Peach Twig Borer (Anarsia lineatella) and Peach Tree Borer (Synanthedon exitiosa)
Saturday May 27, 2023
Larvae of Peachtree borer from a cross secton of wood Peach Twig Borer (Anarsia lineatella) and Peach Tree Borer (Synanthedon exitiosa) Why are they a problem? The Peach twig borer is a...
OBLR - Obliquebanded Leafroller (Choristoneura rosaceana)
Saturday May 20, 2023
OBLR larvae on apple leaf OBLR - Obliquebanded Leafroller (Choristoneura rosaceana) Why is it a problem? Leafrollers are common pests in treefruit orchards, causing damage to developing ...
Little Cherry Virus
Sunday May 14, 2023
Little Cherry Virus causes small, discoloured cherries with a bitter taste that can not be marketed. With a history of this virus in British Columbia, and a current epidemic in Washington Stat...
What is DAS?
The BC Decision Aid System (BC DAS) is an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) decision support system for Okanagan tree fruit growers and pest managers. It provides easy-to-use pest management programs and helps to optimize management decisions for certain insects and diseases.
BC DAS collects daily weather data from the local Okanagan weather network along with forecast data to create insect and disease population charts linked with management and pesticide recommendations.