2016-2017 New England Region Vegetable Management Guide Authors


M. Bess Dicklow and Lisa McKeag

Section Editors:

  • A. Richard Bonanno, Weeds
  • Lisa McKeag, Insects
  • Cheryl Smith, Diseases
  • Becky Sideman, Cultural Practices


University of Connecticut

  • T. Jude Boucher, Insects
  • Leanne Pundt, Vegetable Transplants

University of Maine 

  • James Dwyer, Cultural Practices
  • David T. Handley, Cultural Practices
  • Mark Hutton, Cultural Practices

University of Massachusetts

  • A. Richard Bonanno, Weeds
  • Douglas Cox, Vegetable Transplants
  • Ruth Hazzard, Insects
  • Katie Campbell-Nelson, Soil Fertility
  • Lisa McKeag, Insects
  • Susan Scheufele, Cultural Practices
  • Tina Smith, Vegetable Transplants

University of New Hampshire

  • Becky Sideman, Cultural Practices
  • George Hamilton, Cultural Practices
  • Heather Bryant, Cultural Practices
  • Olivia Saunders, Cultural Practices
  • Mike Sciabarrasi, Crop Budgets, Risk Management
  • Cheryl Smith, Diseases

University of Rhode Island

  • Andy Radin, Cultural Practices       

University of Vermont

  • Vern Grubinger, Cultural Practices
  • Ann Hazelrigg, Diseases

Maine Organic Growers and Farmers Associtaion 

  • Eric Sideman, Cultural Practices and Pest Management

Graphic Design

  • Mickey Boisvert, MB Design

Previous Contributors

The following people have contributed to this puplication over many years and this Guide reflects many of their contributions: Richard Ashley, Ed Boutin, Kristen Castrataro, Pearly Colby, Jim Dill, Zara Dowling, Alan Eaton, Wilfred Erhardt, Dave Ferro,  Courtney Hoffman, John Howell, Frank Mangan, Dominic Marini, Dave Mason, Alden Miller,Thomas Morris, Clark Nicklow, Amy Ouellette, Linc Pearson, John Spargo, Otho Wells, Wil Reynolds, Robert Wick, Kristen Wilmer.