Nematode Field Day

Thursday, August 19, 2021    3:00-6:00 p.m.
Carvel Research & Education Center
16483 County Seat Hwy
Georgetown, DE 19947

The UD Nematode Field Day will be held at the Carvel Research and Education Center August 19 from 3-6.

Covered topics will include management strategies, soybean cyst nematode seed treatments and resistance genes, updates on lima bean resistance breeding for root knot nematodes, and updates on corn nematode surveys from 2021. Demonstrations will be set up for digging SCN root samples, collecting and sending soil samples, and viewing examples of root knot nematodes in vegetable crops.

Registration information can be found at A boxed dinner will be included for those registered by August 6.

Please email Alyssa with any questions.