Jyri Kaapro

  • Bayer’s Turf Consulting Manager, Jyri Kaapro, is a well-known personality within the Australian turf industry, having worked for the past 17 years in Research & Development at Bayer. 

    If you have a suggested topic you would like Jyri to discuss please email jyri.kaapro@bayer.com

Tips for Managing Fungicide Resistance in Turf

25 January 2022 by: Jyri Kaapro

Fungicide resistance causes a once effective fungicide to no longer provide adequate control of a particular disease. Preventing or delaying resistance should be a primary objective for all turf...

Tags:   fungicide   dollar spot control   Fungicide Resistance

Poa annua control update and Specticle® Herbicide application

10 January 2022 by: Jyri Kaapro

Poa annua  is a difficult to control weed in warm season turf for several reasons. There is widespread resistance to many herbicide mode of action groups, perennial biotypes are becoming more commo...

Tags:   Poa annua plants

Ground Pearls

3 June 2020 by: Jyri Kaapro

Jyri inspects kikuyu sports field and reveals ground pearls. MAIN MENU | PREVIOUS POST

Tags:   Ground pearls

Fungicide properties

19 March 2020 by: Jyri Kaapro

The current weather conditions have raised questions on the amount of irrigation to apply to wash in fungicides when soils are already at elevated moisture content. The physical and chemical...

Tags:   Fungicide Properties

How to open Bayer product bottles

6 February 2020 by: Jyri Kaapro

Jyri Kaapro demonstrates how to use the lid to open foil seal on selected Bayer products. MAIN MENU | PREVIOUS POST

Tags:   Bayer product

Glyphosate – Facts

8 August 2019 by: Jyri Kaapro

Get all the facts on glyphosate from this Crop Life download or go to croplife.org.au/glyphosate Download the facts on glyphosate MAIN MENU | PREVIOUS POST

Tags:   glyphosate

Autumn Weed control

15 April 2019 by: Jyri Kaapro

Jyri discusses this autumn weed program for Kikuyu and paspalum on this cricket wicket. Send an e-mail or photograph to jyri.kaapro@bayer.com if you have any experiences of turf with either of thes...

Tags:   Cricket wicket weed control

Poa annua plants

8 March 2019 by: Jyri Kaapro

As we head into autumn air temperatures start to fall and couchgrass growth slows. It is at this time that Poa annua plants become evident. The assumption may be that these plants have recently...

Tags:   Poa annua plants

How often should I apply fungicides containing Stressgard® Formulation Technology?

8 November 2018 by: Jyri Kaapro

A common question we are asked is, “How often should I apply fungicides containing Stressgard ® Formulation Technology?” As with the application of all products this depends on individual...

Tags:   Stressgard™ Technology

Bayer Turf GHS compliant labels and SDSs

6 August 2018 by: Jyri Kaapro

Download all your Bayer turf GHS compliant labels and SDSs. Download Labels PDF Download SDSs PDF Send an e-mail or photograph to jyri.kaapro@bayer.com if you have any experiences of turf with eith...

Tags:   GHS compliant SDSs   GHS compliant labels

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