Areas of Reseach

NURSERY PRODUCTION

  • Use of night-interrupted light for perennial plant production
  • Alternative media (various forestry products) as a supplement or replacement for pine bark in woody ornamental production
  • Controlled release fertilizer evaluations

DISEASE AND INSECT PEST MANAGEMENT

  • Spray trials for leaf spot diseases
  • Boxwood anthracnose control and etiology
  • Water temperature manipulation for hydroponic lettuce production
  • Etiology of Loropetalum gall disease