Vegetable IPM Updates
[1/4/2021] Minnesota Crop News has published a new podcast. Dr. Anthony Hanson discusses IPM and describes it as a toolbox that all farmers and agricultural scientists carry around that can be used differently for each farm, crop, and pest. Listen to the podcast here.
[10/29/2020] The UMN Extension Fruit and Vegetable Team is hosting three upcoming virtual events that you may be interested in.
[9/17/2020] A new weekly vegetable pest update has been published. Read the current article here.
[8/19/2020] At Wold Strawberries, in rural Mabel, they’ve built a reputation for excellent pick-your-own strawberries. As the berry season closed, Suzanne Wold-Burkness recently answered questions about the latest addition to the berry farm. Strangely enough, the latest addition isn’t anything meant for human consumption or sale, but simply wild flowering plants.
[4/10/2020] A new 2-episode series on What's Killing my Kale podcast that focuses on spotted wing Drosophilla (SWD) management is available. Listen to the podcast here.
[3/30/2020] A new "What's Killing my Kale" podcast mini series that focuses on climate change and fruit and vegetable production is available. Listen to the podcast here.
[3/20/2020] Information for fruit and vegetable producers during the COVID-19 pandemic: what we know. Read the Fruit & Vegetable News article here.