Nematode Field Day

Thursday, August 18, 2022     3:00-6:00 p.m.
University of Delaware
Carvel Research & Education Center
16483 County Seat Hwy, Georgetown, DE

Covered topics will include soybean cyst nematode seed treatments and resistance genes, updates on lima bean resistance breeding for root knot nematodes, RKN in cucurbits, summary of nematode survey results conducted in recent years, and management strategies. 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.

Pesticide credits will be available for both Delaware and Maryland.

Registration information can be found at udel.edu/009690. A boxed dinner will be included for those registered by August 12.

Please contact Alyssa Koehler akoehler@udel.edu with any questions.

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