Iowa Vegetables: Pest management

New video series on Iowa Vegetable Production and Management 
Video series details successful vegetable production

AMES, Iowa – The Horticulture team at Iowa State University Extension and Outreach debuts a new video series with detailed information on vegetable production and management in Iowa. This video series covers a range of topics, including: 

•    Scouting, identifying and managing vegetables diseases
•    Identifying and managing specific pests of vegetables 
•    Irrigation and high tunnels 
•    Understanding the importance of soil and the nutrients that feed plants

Watch all the videos or pick al a carte from the playlist, which currently includes: 

1.    “Resources to Scout and Identify Vegetable Diseases and Insects”
2.    “Need help with a plant problem? Get in touch with you Plant Clinic” 
3.    “Resources to Manage Vegetable Diseases and Insects” 
4.    “Tomato and Tobacco Hornworm”
5.    “Squash Bug and Squash Vine Borer”
6.    “Japanese Beetle”
7.    “Irrigation Controllers”
8.    “High Tunnel Controllers”
9.    “Befriend Your Cations”
10.    “Know Your Soil”
11.    “Cucumber Beeltes”
12.    Colorado Potato Beetle”

Let Iowa State faculty and Extension specialists give you the tools and knowledge to gain maximum yield from your vegetable garden, whether that be in a field, high tunnel or home garden. 

“We hope this video series can be a great tool that helps all vegetable producers deliver a great product to market this summer” said Joe Hannan, Extension field specialist.

The video series can also be accessed by clicking the link below: