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2024/2025 Mid-Atlantic Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations


456-420 (SPES-586P)

Authors as Published

Mark S. Reiter, Professor, Nutrient Management; Jayesh Samtani, Associate Professor and Small Fruit Extension Specialist; Emmanuel Torres Quezada, Assistant Professor of Horticulture; Vijay Singh, Assistant Professor of Weed Science; Helene Doughty, Research Specialist; Tom P. Kuhar, Professor, Entomology; Kemper Sutton, Doctoral Student Entomology; James Wilson, Extension Apiculturist; David B. Langston, Jr., Professor, Plant Pathology; Steve L. Rideout, Professor, Plant Pathology; James Parkhurst, Associate Professor, Fish and Wildlife Conservation; and Laura K. Strawn, Associate Professor, Food Microbiology

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This guide lists vegetable varieties that are available and are adapted to the mid-Atlantic region, gives an overview of cultural practices, and list chemicals recommended to manage pests, diseases and weeds in vegetable crops. New varieties of vegetables are constantly being developed throughout the world. While all efforts are made to have comprehensive lists, not all varieties that are adapted will be listed.

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Publication Date

February 8, 2024