It’s been a time of transition and big events for the Sideman lab! First, last December we said farewell to Talia Levy, who conducted some excellent preliminary research on organic management of cabbage aphid. She wrote an undergraduate honors thesis, Analyzing organic techniques to manage cabbage aphid on Brussels sprouts: a synthesis of field research, … More Congratulations!

Overwinter scallions: results in

We’ve just summarized the results of our 2016-17 overwintering scallion experiment. In brief, we evaluated several different varieties’ ability to survive overwinter, protected by a single layer of heavy (1.25 oz/yd2) row cover. In this study, none of the many white scallion varieties we looked at had better winter survival than Evergreen Hardy White. However, … More Overwinter scallions: results in