Thomas Ford, Tianna DuPont
Fruit and vegetable producers can follow these best practices for keeping produce fresh and safe in the field, at harvest, and through proper postharvest steps of cooling, washing, storage, and packing.
The harlequin bug is an important insect pest of cabbage and related crops in the southern half of the United States. Recently it has been reported more frequently in southeastern Pennsylvania.
These two hot bed systems are a step up from growing under lights or in your kitchen window without all the costs of heating an entire greenhouse.
A field day at one of Penn State Extension’s Models for the Future sites reviewed the importance of a comprehensive disease management plan for your operation.
Dave Biddinger, Ph.D., Tara Baugher, Tianna DuPont
Infestations of red mites can result in smaller fruit and a reduced fruit bloom the following season.