The Agronomists, Ep 128: Prairie pest problems with James Tansey and Tyler Wist

Aster yellows infection of canola. 2012. Photo credit: Tiffany Martinka, CCC

On this episode of The Agronomists, two entomologists and a real-live insect join voice-less host Lyndsey Smith to cover so many of the pest problems that popped up on the Prairies this growing season.

James Tansey, of Saskatchewan Agriculture, and Tyler Wist, of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, cover the grasshopper lifecycle and threats for ’24, armyworm scouting, and perhaps the reason why severe aster yellows infection may only happen every 10 years or so.

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This episode of The Agronomists is brought to you by ADAMA Canada, Corteva Enlist E3, and Pest & Predators podcast!

 

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