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Serving the Okanagan Valley since 1971

YARD SPRAYING FOR FRUIT TREES, OTHER TREES & SHRUBS

Olson's Pest Control subscribes to the Integrated Management Systems philosophy as adopted by the Province of British Columbia. We offer a variety of services related to treatment of trees and lawn. We will help homeowners choose their specific treatment programmes depending on their individual needs. The following is a guideline regarding the best time of year for each of the treatments to be applied.

Yard Programme Treatment

  • Spring Treatment - Dormant Oil - March
  • Spring Treatment - IPM Treatment - April
  • Summer Treatment - One of 3- IPM Treatment -May
  • Summer Treatment - Two of 3- IPM Treatment - July
  • Summer Treatment - Three of 3 - IPM Treatment -August
  • Fall Treatment - Dormant Oil - October

Other lawn services

  • Spring Fertilizing Programme - March/April
  • Leatherjackets - Spring Treatments - April/May
  • Weed Management 1 - May
  • Fertilizer 1 - July
  • Fertilizer 2 - August
  • Leatherjackets - Fall Treatments - September/October
  • Weed Management 2 - September

Fruit Tree Programme Treatment

  • Peach Leaf Curl - February
  • Spring Dormant Oil - March
  • Leaf Roller First Treatment - April
  • Leaf Roller Second Treatment -May
  • Coddling Moth First Treatment - June
  • Cherry Fruit Fly First Treatment - June
  • Cherry Fruit Fly Second Treatment - June
  • Coddling Moth Second Treatment - June
  • Coddling Moth Third Treatment - July
  • Coddling Moth Final Treatment - August
  • Coryneum Blight First Treatment - September
  • Coryneum Blight Second Treatment - September

Additional Spraying Services for Outside Walls

  • Spider 1 - May
  • Spider 2 - July
  • Spider 3 - September

Yard Pruning Maintenance

  • Power Raking - April/May/October
  • Aeration - April/May/October
  • Pruning of Fruit Trees, Hedge Trimming and Yard Maintenance such as branch spacing in large trees, shrub rejuvenation, tree removal, etc. - October to April