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Botrytis, Meet Calcium

by Lori Ostrow

02/16/2018

Botrytis meltdown is a huge problem during shipment because high humidity in sealed shipping carts or containers is just what Botrytis needs to cause an outbreak. With funding from AFE, Jim Faust and his graduate student Kathie Bennett studied the potential of reducing Botrytis meltdown on petunia flowers.

All About Thrips IPM Programs

by Lori Ostrow

02/16/2018

The Vineland Research and Innovation Centre has a six-part series published in Greenhouse Canada magazine with practical information for thrips integrated pest management (IPM) programs. The articles offer information on new technologies.

Applications for 2018 Scholarships Due May 1

by Lori Ostrow

02/15/2018

Applications are now being accepted for more than 20 different scholarships. Sophomore, junior, senior and graduate students studying floriculture and horticulture must submit their applications online by the May 1 deadline.