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[Webinar] Inga Meadows: Testing your trees for colonization: The Why’s & How’s
September 21, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
Truffle farming can be a rewarding experience when truffles are found, but the years between planting your seedlings and before your first harvest can keep you on the edge of your seat! You can take some of the guesswork out of it by having your roots examined for the mycorrhizal association of interest. This webinar will give you an understanding of why and how to have your trees tested, how we do the various tests in the lab, and which truffle fungi we can detect.
Extension Plant Pathologist
Inga Meadows is an Extension Plant Pathologist for Vegetables (primarily tomato) & Herbaceous Ornamentals, Department of Entomology & Plant Pathology. She addresses disease issues for commercial vegetables & greenhouse growers by providing recommendations for disease prevention or suppression. Her program conducts research aimed at improving tools for managing disease.
•Additionally, she has been providing a testing service for detecting several species of Tuber on trees for commercial orchard operators.…