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Episode 4 - Episode 4- Biological Root Dips for Onions
Episode 4- Biological Root Dips for Onions Ethan Grundberg discusses biostimulants, biofungicides, and plant growth regulators with Teresa Rusinek. Grundberg presents some of the preliminary findings on yield impact and disease severity from one year of trialing 12 different products as pre-plant dips on bare root onion transplants on muck soils in Orange County, NY. More details from the study can be found online at https://rvpadmin.cce.cornell.edu/uploads/doc_735.pdf
Episode 3 - Allium Leafminer
Teresa Rusinek and Ethan Grundberg discuss efforts to identify management strategies to reduce damage to allium crops (leeks, onions, chives, garlic, scallions, etc.) from the invasive insect pest allium leafminer (Phytomyza gymnostoma Loew). Hear about promising preliminary results to avoid dipteran dip-terror using carefully timed insecticide applications, reflective plastic mulch, and insect exclusion netting.
Episode 2 - 2018 Potato Variety Trial
Ethan Grundberg interviews Charles Bornt abut the results of the Eastern New York potato variety trial of Summer 2018. Passion. Perseverance. Potatoes. Edited and produced by Nathaniel Mengaziol. Special thanks to Cheryl Wheeler for permission to use her "Potato Song." More info can be found at :www.cherylwheeler.com For more information on the 2018 Potato Variety Trial results discussed in the episode, go to: https://rvpadmin.cce.cornell.edu/uploads/doc_730.pdf More images and details from...
Episode 1 - 2018 Lettuce Variety Trials
Ethan Grundberg interviews Crystal Stewart and Natasha Field about the 2018 Lettuce Variety Trials. Music/Editing by Nate Mengaziol. For more information on the 2018 Summer Romaine Lettuce Variety Trials discussed in the episode, go to: https://rvpadmin.cce.cornell.edu/uploads/doc_717.pdf Results from previous lettuce variety trials and more can be found at: https://enych.cce.cornell.edu/crop.php?id=17