ALCM Adults on trap

Apple Leaf Curling Midge (Dasineura mali)

Tuesday Apr 26, 2022

ALCM characteristic rolling on leaves ALCM larvae white stage ALCM trap captures in one Okanagan orchard (2020) Apple Leaf Curling Midge (Dasineura mali)  Why is it a problem? A...

BCDAS graph showing cumulative leaf wetness

Apple Scab Reminders

Monday Apr 18, 2022

Apple Scab, Venturia inaequalis, is a fungal disease of apples that attacks foliage, blossoms, and fruit. This disease is favoured by wet, cool conditions and has caused significant losses in the Okan...

Brown rot on cherry

Brown Rot (Monilinia fructicola)

Monday Apr 18, 2022

Brown rot on a cherry Brown Rot in Cherries (Monilinia fructicola) Why is it a problem? Brown rot in cherries (Monilinia fructicola) is a fungus that manifests itself on the tissue of s...

Apple Scab on Gala apples

Apple Scab (Venturia inaequalis)

Saturday Apr 09, 2022

Apple scab on leaves Apple Scab (Venturia inaequalis) Why is it a problem? The incidence of apple scab has been increasing in a number of orchards in the Okanagan area, with increased levels s...

Set Green Tip

Scab model settings

Tuesday Apr 05, 2022

In order to set the green tip date for the scab model, open the tab on the left-hand side – "View by Model". Click on your Station. The program is accepting the Green Tip date into the square ma...