Sessions Tagged With 'commercial vegetable production'

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Pest ID Crash Course Part 2: common diseases of vegetable crops

Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Claudia Nischwitz

One of the goals of the USU IPM program is to reduce the use of broad-spectrum pesticides for pest control in favor of using more selective products that are safe for beneficial insects, water quality, and human health. Proper identification of pests in monitoring practices is...

Getting started with small vegetable farm systems

Monday, January 30, 2017 at 7:00 pm EST

Small vegetable farm systems, Abbey Palmer, Michigan State University North Farm Monday, January 30, 2017, 7-9pm eastern time A farm is greater than the sum of its parts. This webinar looks at several farm systems and how they intersect, including transplant care and...

The use of compost as soil amendment and its implication in vegetable crop health in Puerto Rico (Presented in Spanish).

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 1:00 pm EST

In Puerto Rico there is an increased interest and demand for the use of compost in commercial horticultural industries. However, there is a lack of information for growers on how to utilize effectively compost, which can supply sufficient nutrients to the crop but can...

Conventional and Organic Weed Control in Sweet Corn, Pumpkin and Winter Squash

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT

Session 4 of Winter Wednesday Lunch Series: Vegetable and Small Fruit Production Webinars Penn State and Cornell University have teamed up to present a series of webinars on critical production issues. This series provides timely updates in commercial and small fruit...

Dealing with Late Blight

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST

Session 3 of Winter Wednesday Lunch Series: Vegetable and Small Fruit Production Webinars Penn State and Cornell University have teamed up to present a series of webinars on critical production issues. This series provides timely updates in commercial and small fruit...

Spotted Winged Drosophila and Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST

Session 2 of Winter Wednesday Lunch Series: Vegetable and Small Fruit Production Webinars Penn State and Cornell University have teamed up to present a series of webinars on critical production issues. This series provides timely updates in commercial and small fruit...

Sweet Onions--Cultural Practices and Brand Marketing

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 1:00 pm EST

Session 1 of Winter Wednesday Lunch Series: Vegetable and Small Fruit Production Webinars Penn State and Cornell University have teamed up to present a series of webinars on critical production issues. This series provides timely updates in commercial and small fruit...