GREENHOUSE


University of Connecticut

2012 Bedding Plants for Greenhouse Growers
Educational Opportunity in two locations:

Tuesday, February 7th
10:00-2:00 p.m
.
Tolland County Extension Center
24 Hyde Avenue, Vernon, CT 06066

Tuesday, February 14th
10:00-2:30 p.m
.
Litchfield County Extension Center
843 University Drive, Torrington, CT 06799

Click here for link to registration form.

Order Form for IPM Herbaceous Perennials Manual


Updated June 2007

[Picture] Now Available  -  2011 - 2012 New England Greenhouse Floriculture Guide -
A Management Guide for Insects, Diseases, Weeds and Growth Regulators
Dec. 2010

Pest Management for Herb Bedding Plants Grown in the Greenhouse updated June 2007, tables updated Feb 2011.

Herb Bedding Plants Manual - Tables updated February 2011

 

CROP CULTURE

VEGETABLES

CUT FLOWERS

HERBACEOUS PERENNIALS

GREENHOUSE TOMATOES

  • Grafting Techniques for Greenhouse Tomatoes  September 2006
  • SME Information for Tomato Growers  September 2006
  • Organic Greenhouse Tomato Production  September 2006
  • Disease Prevention in Greenhouse Tomato: An IPM Perspective
  • Biological Pest Control in Greenhouse Tomatoes
  • Managing Bacterial Canker in Tomato
  • INSECTS

  • Greenhouse Pests:  Beetles [Picture] December 2010
  • Tips on Managing Common Bedding Plants Insects and Mites Pests March 2005
  • Managing Mealybugs in the Greenhouse July 2003
  • Managing Two-Spotted Mites in the Greenhouse
  • Managing Cyclamen Mites and Broad Mites in the Greenhouse with new images January 2005
  • Western Flower Thrips
  • Managing Aphids in the Greenhouse revised January 2006
  • Fungus Gnats are Serious Pests revised January 2006
  • Fungus Gnats and Shore Flies
  • Managing Whiteflies in the Greenhouse revised January 2006
  • Using Yellow Sticky Cards to Monitor for Insects Description: http://www.hort.uconn.edu/ipm/homegrnd/gifs/Updated_2.gifDecember 2010
  • Identifying Some Pest and Beneficial Insects on Your Sticky Cards   October 2010 get acrobat reader

  • Forms for Greenhouse Scouting
  • DISEASES

  • Hosta Virus X  December 2006
  • Some Virus Diseases of Greenhouse Crops August 2003
  • Downy Mildew August 2003
  • Using Indicator Plants to Detect Tospoviruses
  • Bacterial Diseases on Geranium updated January 2004
  • Gray Mold
  • Damping Off
  • Powdery Mildew in Greenhouses  June 2007
  • NON-INFECTIOUS DISEASES & DISORDERS

  • Non- infectious plant disorder -- Edema (Oedema) January 2005
  • Reduce Air Pollution From Your Heating System January 2004
  • GENERAL IPM

  • Pest Management for Retail Greenhouses and Garden Centers revised January 2009. Requires Adobe Readerget acrobat reader 
  • Managing Slugs in the Greenhouse  September 2005
  • Managing Algae in the Greenhouse December 2010
  • Scouting and Decision Making  December 2010
  • Tips on Managing Insecticide Resistance in the Greenhouse updated January 2004
  • Greenhouse Weed Control December 2010
  • Some Helpful References on the Identification, Biology and Management of Greenhouse Pests  May 2006
  • Greenhouse Integrated Pest Management December 2010
  • GREENHOUSE MANAGEMENT & ENGINEERING FACT SHEETS   December 2010

  • Reduce Storm Damage to Your Greenhouses [Picture] December 2010
  • Federal and Connecticut Incentives for Greenhouse Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy  Nov  2008
  • Zoning Approval for a Greenhouse Project
  • Greenhouse Facilities Master Plan
  • Selecting & Building a Commercial Greenhouse
  • Garden Center Design Guidelines
  • Combat Higher Fuel Prices with Efficient Heating Systems
  • Greenhouse Heating Fuels & Resources
  • Selecting & Maintaining Thermostats
  • Root Zone Heating Systems
  • Greenhouse Energy Conservation Checklist
  • Greenhouse Ventilation
  • Horizontal Air Flow Best for Greenhouse Air Circulation
  • Retractable Roof Greenhouses & Shadeshouses
  • Mechanization & Labor Saving for the Small Grower
  • GREENHOUSE IPM LINKS

     GREENHOUSE IPM LINKS
    updated 08/30/2010

    Agdia
    Aggie-Horticulture

    ATTRA (National Center for Appropriate Technology)
    Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers
    Biological Control of Insects (publication)
    Hydros, Inc. - Disease Diagnostic Kits
    International Plant Propagators Society
    New England Greenhouse Conference & Expo

    OTHER IPM LINKS

    GREENHOUSE IPM COORDINATOR
    (commercial interests and growers)
    LEANNE PUNDT 860-626-6240

    HOME GREENHOUSE QUESTIONS
    (homeowners)

    phone toll free
    1-877-486-6271
    or
    email

    GREENHOUSE IPM EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES at UCONN
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