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UMass Extension Vegetable Program

The UMass Extension Vegetable Team provides both research and educational programs for a diverse and thriving vegetable industry in Massachusetts and the region.

The UMass Extension Vegetable team is a multidisciplinary group including specialists in sustainable vegetable production, cover crops and soil fertility, IPM and organic management of weeds, insects and diseases, disease diagnostics, plant breeding, development of new crops especially for ethnic and immigrant communities (, education of new and immigrant farmers, and marketing.


July 18, 2024

Crop Conditions

Vegetable Pest Alerts

Cut Flower Pest Alerts

Peppers: Watch for Pepper Maggot & European Corn Borer

Mites in Solanaceous Crops