This graph, based on data collected from 13 sites in Ontario, shows that aphid numbers are creeping up and many growers need to do a better job of aphid control in general. Aphid control is essential all season long. This means before harvest, after harvest, throughout August in both fruiting and non-fruiting fields. Aphid numbers should consistently be very low in a well-managed field at this time.

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