Peter Mitham

Breeder is ready to grow Canadian program

By |January 29th, 2019|

Amrit Singh began work at Summerland Research and Development Centre knowing he has ‘big shoes to fill.’

‘Be on the lookout for weeds that do not die’

By |November 6th, 2018|

Growers in Canada watch for herbicide resistance as Ontario government issues memorandum warning.

Be gone, starlings

By |August 6th, 2018|

Bird control in British Columbia benefits from area-wide approach.

Flying fruit a little easier

By |March 7th, 2017|

Canadian initiative aims to boost Okanagan fruit sales, recognition.

British Columbia’s government replant program aims at farm renewal

By |January 13th, 2017|

Program's not just about new varieties, it's replanting recharged

B.C. pest management strategies build on deep roots

By |December 29th, 2016|

Traps throughout Fred Steele’s orchard in Kelowna are the first line of defense against a horde of new pests that growers in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley face.

Breeding for apple consumer preferences

By |June 7th, 2016|

Test orchard plays key role as researchers seek the next great apple variety.

Uncorked potential with wine on tap

By |March 23rd, 2016|

Companies cater to restaurants that don’t want to waste a whole bottle on a single pour.

Plum pox virus control zone

By |March 7th, 2016|

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Getting local fruit varieties into local orchards is a particular challenge in Ontario because breeding work takes place within the

New peaches show promise

By |March 6th, 2016|

Ontario’s stone fruit industry collaborates for best varieties.

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