Integrated Pest Management in Cucurbits
Cuke beetles, and squash bugs, and mildews, oh my! Cucurbits are susceptible to many many insects and diseases. This session will cover the biology of key insect pests and diseases and discuss management systems that utilize and integrate cultural, biological, and chemical control strategies to effectively manage pests over the long-term.
Susan Scheufele, Extension Educator with UMass Extension’s Vegetable Program and holds an MS in Plant Pathology from Cornell University.