From 2019 to 2023
Fruit production, Market gardening
Pest, weed, and disease control
This study will help quantify the economic impacts of fungicide resistance.
In a high density strawberry crop grown in sod covered with plastic mulch, evaluate the toxicity of bioinsecticides for controlling tarnished plant bugs and strawberry blossom beetles and of bioherbicides for controlling weeds in and between crop rows.
Researcher: Daniel Cormier
This project helped to determine if there is a significant correlation between the number of adult spotted wing drosophila captured and yield losses observed in the field.
Researcher: Annabelle Firlej
Project studying ways to maximize workforce productivity in strawberry production.
Researcher: Luc Belzile