Monthly Archives: August 2015

Vegetable disease update, 8/19/15

Cucurbit downy mildew. Yesterday, the UNH Plant Diagnostic Lab confirmed the presence of downy mildew on a cucumber sample from Rockingham County. Cucumber and melon are susceptible to all pathotypes of this disease, while squash and melon cultivars vary in … Continue reading

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Overwintering Onions: new research report available

For those that are considering growing fall-planted onions for overwintering, it’s time to think about planting soon! We have just published the results of our 2014-2015 experiments. In those experiments, we looked at several different varieties at several planting dates, to try to … Continue reading

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