2013 Annual Meeting – West LaFayette, IN

The 9th annual Great Lakes Vegetable Working Group meeting was held in West LaFayette, IN.

2013 Meeting Presentations

Presenter Topic
Mary Gardiner Development of a biocontrol curriculum for vegetable growers and gardeners in the Midwest
Amanda Deering The Dark Side of Salad: Internalization, Movement, and Persistence of Human Pathogenic Bacteria in Plants
High Tunnels at SWMREC
Ben Phillips Quantifying the pollination service supplied to pumpkins in differing landscapes
Rick Weinzierl Preparing A New Generation of Illinois Fruit and Vegetable Farmers
Jim Jasinski Good Bugs + Review
Carmen Blubaugh Cover crops and baby carabids
Gina Angelella Examining the Role of Aphid Dynamics in Pumpkin Virus Infections
Jessica Kelly Revitalizing augmentation biological control
Meg McGrath Research Findings and Disease Occurrences of Note in 2012 on Long Island
Celeste Welty Cucumber Beetle & Bacterial Wilt Management on Muskmelon
University of Minnesota Extension Minnesota High Tunnel Network
Shubin Saha ABC’s of Harvest and Postharvest
Mohammad Babadoost Emerging Diseases of Pumpkin and Squash in North Central Region
Brad Bergefurd The Greater Cincinnati Food Hub
Rick Foster Advances in Management of Corn Earworm in Sweet Corn
Doug Doohan Consequences of 2,4-D & Dcamba Tolerant Field Groups


Contact Us

For more information about joining the Great Lakes Vegetable Working Group, please contact Brad Bergefurd, Ohio State University Extension, IPM Program.

E-mail - bergefurd.1@osu.edu