Contact Us   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In
Search

  

 


PLNA e-News: Plants, Pests & Diseases

USDA Announces Projects to Study Pollinator Health and Downy Mildew

Wednesday, August 10, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Gregg Robertson
Share |

Powdery MildewWASHINGTON D.C. - USDA announced funding for two projects of interest to the green industry under the Specialty Crop Research Initiative.  One is a major project addressing horticulture and pollinator health, the other, control and management of downy mildew, not a new pest challenge but one of growing concern. The two projects that were funded — both being led by Dr. Cristi Palmer at Rutgers — are projects into which AmericanHort and that the Horticultural Research Institute provided input, and strongly supported.

 

More information is contained in the USDA press release.


Sign In
Sign In securely
Calendar

6/7/2017 » 7/12/2017
Native Plants of Summer

6/17/2017 » 6/24/2017
Plant Propogation

6/27/2017
Selling in the Snow & Ice Management Industry - Philadelphia

6/28/2017
Deciduous Tree Identification for Green Industry Professionals

6/29/2017
The Secrets of Designing for and Maximizing Small Outdoor Spaces

Sign Up for PLNA e-News