Strawberry Chat July—Weed Control and Insect Pest Management – Vegetable Crops Hotline

Strawberry Chat July—Weed Control and Insect Pest Management

We discussed insect pests and weed control during renovation in the July episode. Our special guests are Drs. Stephen Meyers, Samantha Willden, and Mr. David Doud. Steve and Sam are researchers from Purdue. Steve is the weed scientist in the Horticulture department; Sam is a postdoc researcher in the entomology department. David is the owner of David Doud’s Countyline Orchard in Wabash, IN, and has over 30 years of experience in growing strawberries in a matted row system. You will hear researchers’ and growers’ opinions on these important topics.

Strawberry Chat in Aug. will focus on Plasticulture production. The live event will be held on Aug. 10, 12:00-1:00 pm EST. Register at 

Previous episodes of Strawberry Chat are available at

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