Monitoring and management

Crop management strategies such as prevention, monitoring and control can be used together to minimize the use of agricultural pesticides.


The 69 ASBs in Alberta help nearly 60,000 farms and ranches to protect the over 50 million acres they farm.

Provides timely, accurate insect management resources to help monitor crop pests in Alberta ensuring crop quality and market access.

How we keep Alberta rat-free and what you can do to help.

Suppliers, publications and other resources for identifying and monitoring insects.

Physical control refers to mechanical or hand controls where the pest is actually attacked and destroyed.

Information on field scouting, winter weed control and other resources.