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. Tree Farmer Alert

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

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Alberta slowly winning pine-beetle battle

The province says extreme cold weather killed off more beetles than usual, while a program of removing infected trees reduced the survivors’ ability to spread to new pines.

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CSFS Insect and Disease Quarterly - November

See the latest information on possible curative treatments, stem injections and soilbased treatments for killing MPB after it has impacted a tree.

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