UMass Winter Spinach Variety Trials, 2020-21 Report

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2020: $84,948.00
Projected End Date: 11/20/2023
Grant Recipient: UMass Extension Vegetable Program
Region: Northeast
State: Massachusetts
Project Leader:
Susan Scheufele
UMass Extension Vegetable Program
Over the last 3 years, Tthe UMass Extension Vegetable Program has conducted spinach variety trials aimed at identifying varieties with resistance to as many Downey Mildew races as possible and that perform well in a New England winter high tunnel environment.
Genevieve Higgins, University of Massachusetts
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
This product is associated with the project "Improving Production and Yield of Winter Greens in the Northeast"
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.