Vegetable Pathology Program

The Vegetable Plant Pathology program conducts research and extension on the integrated management of plant diseases with emphasis on diseases affecting tomato, and cucurbits. The program covers many different aspects of plant pathology and diseases including diagnosis, characterization, epidemiology, and integrated management of diseases on a wide range of crops. The extension program provides statewide leadership including educational information on plant diseases to all clients and provides field demonstrations and evaluation of integrated management strategies for the management of diseases.

Program Faculty