Robert Crassweller, Ph.D.
The Mid-Atlantic region is blessed with an abundant supply of good fertile soils that can produce high quality deciduous fruit.
Tara Baugher, Michael Basedow
"Models for the Future" demonstration plots showcase best management practices for producers in the establishing years of developing their farm enterprises.
Informational table showing pesticides available for home garden use on various fruit crops.
Use this table to determine the equivalent amounts of nitrogen, phosphate, and potash of each fertilizer material.
This schedule will not provide desirable control of brown rot unless there is Captan in the GPProduct mix.
Informational table showing efficacy of fungicides on stone fruit.
Informational table showing stone fruit spacing and probable yield.
Informational table showing the occurrence of insect and mite pests during the stone fruit growing season.
Your schedule may vary from the one below by as much as 2 weeks (earlier or later) depending on the region of Pennsylvania in which you are located.
Informational table showing pesticide application amounts on fruit.
Tom Butzler, Thomas Maloney, Darryl Dressler
Have you ever wondered how commercial fruit and vegetable growers can consistently get such huge quantities of great produce even in dry years?
This article provides information and photos to aid in identifying spotted wing drosophila, an invasive vinegar fly that was found in the Northeast in 2011.