Vegetable School: Focus on Cucurbits!

Vegetable Growers’ School: Focus on Cucurbits

January 11, 2016 – Audubon Center, Concord NH

The nuts and bolts of fruit quality in squash and pumpkins - Brent Loy, NH Agricultural Experiment Station

Managing diseases: basic strategies and what’s new - Cheryl Smith, UNH Cooperative Extension

Managing troublesome insects, plus additional handout - Alan Eaton, UNH Cooperative Extension

- High tunnel cucurbits: special considerations & varieties - Becky Sideman, UNH Cooperative Extension

Grafting cucurbits: when could it make sense? - Janel Martin, UNH & NH Agricultural Experiment Station

Varieties: New innovations in pumpkins, winter squash, summer squash, gourds, and melons. - Brent Loy, NH Agricultural Experiment Station