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Feb 27, 2017 ... When it comes to problems with home fruit trees, prevention is very much better than cure.


It should be noted that without the application of well-timed pesticides, it is common for insect pests and disease to ruin the entire crop as well as damage the tree(s). Several all-purpose fruit sprays are on the market for homeowner use. These materials contain insecticides and a fungicide, which will control most insects and ...


The 2013 WSU Tree Fruit Protection Guide lists pesticides and other products registered for use against insect, mite, disease, and weed pests in orchards in Washington State. Seasonal spray timings and management for pests in apples, pears, cherries, peaches, apricots, nectarines, prunes, and plums. Horticultural and ...


Jan 25, 2009 ... I was wondering if you recommend a yearly or by-yearly organic fruit tree spray to use? I have heard or something that is an oil base but can't really find much info on it. The trees are apples, pear, peaches, plums and cherries. Goal, I would like to keep the rust, fungus and bugs from killing the buds.


Nov 15, 2017 ... dormant-control Preventative Spraying Program Begins Late Fall! – Thanksgiving signals the time to start dormant spray for fruit trees. Especially for the prevention of Shot Hole Fungus and Peach Leaf Curl!! Even before trees are leafless in winter, they benefit from applications of disease control products.


Supporting your success. Bulletin 4861. October 2014. Replaces Bulletin 4838. Pome and summer fruit orchard spray guide. 2014-15 ...... Tree row volume x Spray volume factor. 1000. To do this calculation you must first understand some of the terminology. TRV (cubic metres) = Tree Row Volume = amount of tree canopy ...


pruning to remove dead, diseased, and broken branches, promote vigor, open the canopy to sun, and. • improve air circulation sanitation to remove mummified fruit on the tree and diseased wood, fruit, and leaves from. • the ground applying dormant oil sprays to control pests. • applying dormant or delayed dormant sprays ...


These recommendations are for homeowners using commonly available homeowner fruit sprays. Pesticide registration for home fruit has changed a lot in the last few years and many materials are no longer sold. Most materials are registered on some but not all fruit. I discuss the pesticides used in home fruit in another file.


This publication is one of a series of publications for fruit growers in the Midwest developed by the Midwest Fruit Workers. Group. Other publications include the Midwest Small Fruit Pest Management Handbook, Midwest Commercial Small Fruit and Grape Spray Guide, and Midwest Tree Fruit Pest Management Handbook.