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Commercial Horticulture 

COMMERCIAL HORTICULTURE

Late Blight of Tomatoes is Close By:
Already in June of 2010, we have already had confirmed cases of Late Blight of tomatoes as close by as
Cincinnati, Ohio.  This devastating disease can wipe-out entire plantings of tomatoes both in gardens
and in commercial field production.  Click here to learn more about Late Blight and what you can do to
protect your tomatoes.

 

 

Purdue Extension suggests the following links for information regarding Commercial Horticulture:

Commercial Floriculture Extension - Production information, Extension bulletins, research articles, newsletters and programs for commercial greenhouse growers.

Green Industry Resources - Information on sustainable production of nursery, floriculture, arboriculture, and turf crops and landscape management.

Purdue Fruit and Vegetable Connection - Information on production of major fruit and vegetable crops, events calendar, newsletters, and publications.

Horticultural Marketing - Resources for direct marketing, farmers’ markets and risk management.

Purdue Plant & Pest Diagnostic Laboratory - Information on plant diseases and insect pests. Commonly asked questions, picture of the week, featured articles, etc.

New Crops - Resources on a wide range of new crops.