Promoting Canadian Oats

Insects

Oats are not targeted by a great number of insects.

Insects such as cutworms, wireworms and grasshoppers can all cause damage to oats. Aphids may also affect oats but as a vector for Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus more than any actual impact on yield or quality. Refer to the most recent edition of your provincial for details of the registered products for specific insect control.

2017 Alberta guide to crop protection.

2017 Saskatchewan guide to crop protection.

2017 Manitoba guide to crop protection.


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