Leafhopper Research at SuRDC: Select Results from the 2018-2023 CGCN/AAFC Project

Posted Feb 9th, 2024 in Crop Protection and Monitoring, Research, Resources

Report: Leafhopper Research at SuRDC: Select Results from the 2018-2023 CGCN/AAFC Project

Tom Lowery and Andrea Brauner, Summerland Research & Development Centre, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada

Development of Sustainable Management Practices for Leafhoppers on Grapes (T. Lowery Project Lead) was funded by AAFC and the wine grape industry through the CGCN proposal Fostering Sustainable Growth of the Canadian Grape and Wine Sector, 2018-2023. Despite several major difficulties (COVID-19, 2021 heat dome, staffing changes), this article outlines some of the significant findings from research conducted at the Summerland Research and Development Centre (SuRDC).

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  • Having a clean plant program in Canada will allow growers to replant vineyards with healthy domestically produced vines to maintain the long-term viability of their vineyards.
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