Changes Coming to Pesticide Applicator Exams
October 10, 2014
The core exam for public and commercial pesticide applicators has been closed book for quite some time, while the category exams remained open book.
Sanford honored for 25 years of service to Penn State Berks
October 8, 2014
David Sanford, associate professor of horticulture, was recently honored for 25 years of service to Penn State Berks. During that time, he has seen many changes at the campus but the one thing that has not changed is his love for teaching.
Managing Rust Diseases in Turfgrass
October 7, 2014
There are a number of rust diseases that affect turfgrasses. A few of the more common rusts that occur on cool-season grasses include stem, stripe, crown, and leaf rust. Although there are differences among these diseases with respect to the symptoms and portion of the plant affected, they generally occur under the same environmental conditions.