Research Reports

2019
REPORTPollination Report 2019
REPORTBiofungicide Test Results
REPORTMethod For Targeted Application of Herbicides in Wild Blueberry Production
REPORTEvaluation of Various Organic Weed Control Methods in the Production of Wild Blueberries
REPORTUse of Industrial By-Products in the Production of Wild Blueberries
2018
REPORTThe Use of Native Willows to Enhance Native Bee Pollinators in Blueberry Fields
REPORTEffect of Foliar Fertilizer Coupled With Fungicide on the Yield Potential of Wild Blueberry Across New Brunswick
2017
REPORTNative Willows as a Habitat Management Tool for Building Bee Pollinator Communities in Blueberry Fields
REPORTEvaluating the Effect of Honey Bee Stocking Density on Bee Growth and Fruit Development in Wild Blueberry
DESCRIPTIONDemonstration of a Weremczuk Joanna 4 harvester for haskap
2016
REPORTBlueberry Diseases Guide
REPORTDiseases of Lowbush Blueberry and Their Identification
DESCRIPTIONBlueberry sclerotina berry drop survey and fungicide evaluation for control of wild blueberry diseases in New Brunswick
DESCRIPTIONThe potential use of native willows as a habitat management tool for building bee pollinator communities
2015
REPORTTracking Global Blueberry Market Changes
DESCRIPTIONImproving Harvesting of Wild Blueberry
2014
REPORTManagement of Bumblebees
DESCRIPTIONDevelopment and Testing of Pheromone-Based Monitoring System for Blueberry Flea Beetle
DESCRIPTIONTechnological innovation of a burner used in wild blueberry cultivation (Phase III)
DESCRIPTIONEffects of judicious fertilization on wild blueberry growth, development, and yield over a complete cycle
DESCRIPTIONBlack Currant Harvester
2013
REPORTBenchmarking of Maritime Blueberry Farms For years 2009 and 2010
REPORTNew techniques for an ecological control of weedy species in boreal blueberry fields
REPORTWild Blueberry Production Guide
REPORTNutritional value and pesticide content of pollen collected by commercial honey bees Apis mellifera in the Maritime Provinces and its implication for honey bee health
REPORTPesticides in Honey Bee Hives in the Maritime Provinces: Residue Levels and Interactions with Varroa mites and Nosema in Colony Stress
REPORTSustainable Weed Management for the Wild Blueberry Industry
REPORTWeed Seed Predation by Carabid Beetles for Biological Control in Wild Blueberry Fields
REPORTImproving Harvesting Efficiency of Wild Blueberry Harvester Using Precision Agriculture Technologies to Increase Farm Profitability
DESCRIPTIONImproving Berry Picking Efficiency during Harvesting Using Precision Agriculture Technologies and Bio-Systems modeling
DESCRIPTIONInnovative Weed Control Methods to Improve the Competitiveness of Wild Blueberry Production
DESCRIPTIONTechnological innovation of a harvester and a burner used in wild blueberry
DESCRIPTIONImproved Crop Decisions in Central New Brunswick Through the Use of Weather Data
2012
REPORT—Exploring the possibility that Nordic apiculture can provide pollination services on the North Shore of Québec
REPORTWild Blueberry Entomology Research Chair
REPORTIntegrated Pest Management Strategies for Powdery Mildew and Other Foliar Diseases of Wild Blueberries
DESCRIPTIONGrazer WB
DESCRIPTIONWindmill: A Way to Extend the Growing Season
2011
REPORTImplementation of Precision Agriculture Techniques in Wild Blueberries to Improve Crop Profitability and Reduce Environmental Impacts
DESCRIPTIONReduce fuel oil consumption when pruning wild blueberry fields
2010
REPORTMaritime Action Forum on Pollination Research
REPORTDeveloping Response Strategies Against Powdery Mildew of Strawberry Based on Risk Estimation and Fungicide Effectiveness
DESCRIPTIONResolving Labeling Hurdles Facing an Antioxidant Table Potato
DESCRIPTIONEvaluation of the Possibility of Growing High-bush blueberry, Wild blueberry, Haskap and Edamame on harvested peat lands in New Brunswick
DESCRIPTIONPrototype Tractor Mounted Variable Rate Sprayer for Real-Time Spot Application of Agrochemicals in Wild Blueberry Fields
DESCRIPTIONLowbush Blueberry Pollination: Linking Bee Abundance and Landscape Pattern
ABSTRACTScreening of Herbicides for Use in the Spring Following Land Clearing in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Mesotrione and Nicosulfuron / Rimsulfuron for Black Bulrush and Hawkweed Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Flumioxazin for Hair-Cap Moss Control in the Sprout Year of Wild Blueberry
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fall Glyphosate Application in Combination with Sprout Year Hexazinone Timing for Lambkill Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of the Rate Effect of Fall Applications of Dicamba, 2,4-D Ester and Tank Mixes for Lambkill and Rhodora Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fall Applications of Dicamba, Glyphosate and Tank Mixes for Lambkill and Rhodora Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Post-Emergent Graminicides in Tank Mix Combination with Mesotrione in the Sprout Year of Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Various Spring Applied, Sprout-Year Herbicides in Combination with Fall Propyzamide for Sheep Sorrel Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Graminicides for Ticklegrass Control in the Sprout Year in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTCloudberry (Rubus chamaemorus L.) Cultivation Trials in Northeastern New Brunswick
2009-2008
REPORT—Blueberry/Forest production model layout and experimentation
REPORT—Development of a Ripening Index for Commercial Wild Blueberry Fields
REPORT—Alternative Methods for Controlling Varroa destructor and Acarapis woodi Populations in Quebec Hives
REPORTEnhancing Weed Management in New Brunswick Lowbush Blueberry Production
DESCRIPTIONOptimizing blueberry productivity through pest forecasting and disease management
DESCRIPTIONAlternate Management of Blueberry Flea Beetle
DESCRIPTIONEvaluating current and innovative weed management tools for New Brunswick lowbush blueberry production
DESCRIPTIONThe potential use of native willows as a habitat management tool for building bee pollinator communities
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Innovative Herbicides Applied in the Spring of the Sprout Year in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fluazifop, Mesotrione and Tank Mixes for Grass Weed Control in the Cropping Year of Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Hexazinone, Terbacil, Mesotrione and Tank Mixes Applied in the Spring of the Sprout Year for Grass and Goldenrod Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fall Herbicide Application Followed by Hexazinone Application in the Spring for Lambkill and Rhodora Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fall Application of Group Four Herbicides in Addition to Tank Mixes of 2,4-D Ester for Lambkill and Rhodora Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fall Herbicide Application for Lambkill and Rhodora Control in Wild Blueberries Followed by Fall or Spring Pruning
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Spring Herbicide Application for Lambkill, Rhodora and Bracken Fern Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Sethoxydim, Mesotrione and Tank Mixes for Poverty Oatgrass Control in the Cropping Year of Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Spring Applied, Sprout-year Herbicides for Sheep Sorrel Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fall Herbicide Applications after Pruning for Sheep Sorrel Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTAlfalfa Leafcutter Bee Efficacy in Wild Blueberry Production
2007
REPORTWild Blueberry Research in Maritime Canada 2005-2007
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fall and Spring Applied Tribenuron Methyl for Bunchberry Control after Hand and Mechanical Harvest of Wild Blueberries in 2005
ABSTRACTEffect of Sprout Year Applications of Herbicides on Lamb's-Quarters Growth and Crop Yield within Wild Blueberry
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Graminicides Applied in the Spring of the Sprout Year in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTScreening of Innovative Herbicide Chemistries for Fall Herbicide Application for Lambkill and Rhodora Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Spring Applied, Crop-Year Herbicides for Sheep Sorrel Control in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Graminicides Applied in the Spring of the Crop Year in Wild Blueberries
ABSTRACTEvaluation of the Effect of Varied Nitrogen Fertility on Lamb's-Quarters Growth within a Wild Blueberry Field
2006-2005
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fall and Spring Applied Tribenuron Methyl for Bunchberry Control after Hand and Mechanical Harvest of Wild Blueberries in 2004
ABSTRACTEvaluation of Fall Herbicide Application for Lambkill and Rhodora Control in Wild Blueberries followed by Varied Crop Pruning Method
ABSTRACTEffect of Boron and Zinc Uptake in the Form of Foliar Fertilizer on Wild Blueberry Yield Indices
ABSTRACTThe Effect of Nitrogen and Phosphorus Fertilization on the Incidence of Leaf Diseases in Lowbush Blueberry
ABSTRACTUse of Phosphorus and Potassium Fertilizer in the Fall Preceding the Bringing into Production of a New Blueberry Field
2002-2001
ABSTRACTWild Blueberry Response to Nigrogen Fertilizer
ABSTRACTControl of Leaf Spot and Powdery Mildew in Wild Blueberry
2000
ABSTRACTLowBush Blueberry Response to Nitrogen Fertilizer Under Mowing or Burning Practices