An identification guide to fruit tree diseases, pests, and beneficial organisms: Guide d'identification - maladies, ravageurs et organismes bénéfiques des arbres fruitiers

July 19th, 2018

Available online

Three IRDA experts—Annabelle Firlej, Franz Vanoosthuyse, and Gérald Chouinard—co-authored the all-new Guide d'identification - maladies, ravageurs et organismes bénéfiques des arbres fruitiers. It's a practical tool for identifying fruit tree (apple, pear, plum, peach, and cherry) pests, beneficial organisms, and diseases in eastern North America. It contains 188 fact sheets featuring photos and detailed descriptions. There is also a glossary to explain the terms used and an index to help locate pages of interest. The guide contains expert advice on recommended prevention and treatment procedures for orchards that are mindful of the environment. An essential reference for professionals and amateurs alike!

Obtain a copy through this link (in French).