What is wrong with using Imidacloprid??? $20 per tree to treat for Emerald Ash Borer. Oh Ya they banned it in Ontario. But could be Exempt with the swipe of a Pen.
So much for the Trees…… Restricted Products like TreeAzin not the Answer it looks like. They don't even give Low Risk Acelepryn a try, but they manufacture it in Mississauga and send it to the USA.
The trial has demonstrated that if Council were to adopt the ‘Chemical Free’ model, and extend this to other locations, it would result in significant maintenance
cost increases for its parks and reserves. Alternative practices to the chemical control of pests were assessed as being less cost effective and less efficient.
Cosmetic Use Pesticide Research And Innovation Program (CUPRI)
Funded By the Government of Ontario, Administered by the Agricultural Adaption Council
The Ontario Trade Association (Landscape Ontario Lawn Care Commodity Group) has been promoting anything they can in order to Survive the Ontario 2009 Cosmetic Pesticide Ban.
Hoping for new products to come onto the market that actually work and offer Tools to Landscape Exterminators for effective and efficient control of Broadleaf Weeeds, Crabgrass and Grubs.
Supporting Biological Options and funding of monies being funneled to Dr. Brownbridge of VineLand Research.
On December of 2013 the Lawn Care Commodity Group Meeting and an included youtube video tell it like it really is.