Month: October 2022

UConn Extension’s Vegetable & Small Fruit Growers’ Conference and Trade Show PDFs

The 2023 CT Vegetable and Small Fruit Growers’ Conference was held Wednesday, January 4. Please find below the PDF versions of the presentations. We hope to see you again in 2024!

Drone Imaging to Monitor Potato Leafhopper Damage in the Field

Vegetable benefits and disease control of nanotechnology

Strawberry Systems at Brookdale Fruit Farm

Nourse: Strawberry Plug vs Bare Root

Vegetable Twilight Meeting at Cold Spring Brook Farm, Sept. 2022

UConn Extension held a Vegetable Twilight Meeting at Cold Spring Brook Farm in Berlin, Connecticut on September 21, 2022. The video below is a recording of the meeting, and the handouts shared are also included.


Handout 1 – Uneven Ripening in High Tunnel Tomatoes

Handout 2 – Models and Data

Handout 3 – Biodegradable Mulch

Twilight Meeting Recording

Our work with high tunnel vegetable production is supported by USDA NRCS Conservation Innovation Grant Award # NR203A750008G009/Subaward # 0008145/07132020, and our work with biodegradable plastic mulch is supported by USDA Crop Protection Pest Management Program Grants # 2021-70006-35582 and 2017-70006-27201.