Fruit Set Problems and Pollination Disorders in Fruiting Vegetables

Gordon Johnson, Extension Vegetable & Fruit Specialist; gcjohn@udel.edu and Emmalea Ernest, Associate Scientist – Vegetable Crops; emmalea@udel.edu Vegetable harvest is peaking on Delmarva. Unfortunately, we often see pollination problems in fruiting vegetables when weather conditions are unfavorable and 2020 is… Continue Reading

Flooding, Waterlogged Soils and Effects on Vegetables with Special Consideration for Plasticulture Vegetables

Gordon Johnson, Extension Vegetable & Fruit Specialist; gcjohn@udel.edu Climate scientists predict that extreme weather events will become more common on Delmarva over the next several decades. This will present additional challenges for vegetable growers related to flooding, wet weather diseases,… Continue Reading