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UMass Extension Vegetable Program Research Tour and Round Table

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Event date/time: 
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Event location: 
UMass Crop and Animal Research and Education Farm

Featuring presentations on:

  • Sue Scheufele’s research on cucurbit downy mildew resistance, pollinator protection in butternut squash, effects of different mulches on broccoli pests, and natural predators of cabbage aphid.
  • Madelaine Bartlett’s research on corn genetics and the importance of genetics in crop development and improvement
  • Omid Zandvakili’s research on lettuce nutrition
  • Kelly Allen’s research on Fusarium wilt of basil
  • Presentations on pollinators & agriculture and solar & agriculture
  • and more!

Research presentations will be followed by dinner and a roundtable discussion.


Contact's name: 
Genevieve Higgins
Contact's phone: 
Contact's email: 
89-91 River Rd
South Deerfield, MA 01373
89-91 River Rd South Deerfield MA