Fruit & Vegetable Crops Articles

August 15, 2018

Within the last week (August 15, 2018), cucurbit downy mildew (CDM) has been positively identified...

August 13, 2018

One of the main benefits to growing tomatoes in high tunnels or greenhouses is that the plants...

August 7, 2018

“Caliente!” said Tito Ademir Ramos Carrasco as he and three other agricultural students stepped out...

August 2, 2018

Our network of sweet corn insect traps has detected a major corn earworm flight. Most of our traps...

July 31, 2018

It's time for both berry and tree commercial fruit growers to collect leaf samples so a foliar (...

July 6, 2018

We’re seeing potato leafhoppers throughout much of NH now, and it’s time to scout your fields....

June 28, 2018

Spotted Wing Drosophila (SWD) flies are being caught in traps in CT, MA and RI in low numbers. With...

June 28, 2018

Those who grow crops in the Brassica family are likely familiar with the cabbage aphid, Brevicoryne...

June 13, 2018

This brand-new 25-page guide provides an introduction to low tunnel systems, and shares lots of ...

May 31, 2018

Join us at Brookdale Fruit Farm in Hollis, NH to learn more about the use of retractable low tunnel...

May 14, 2018

While wild grapevines are pervasive throughout New England, they often go unnoticed through much of...

April 30, 2018

This may be the most common question I receive about spinach production: What are the little white...

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