2018-2019 New England Region Vegetable Management Guide Authors


M. Bess Dicklow and Lisa McKeag

Section Editors:

  • Katherine Ghantous, Weeds
  • Lisa McKeag, Insects
  • Becky Sideman, Cultural Practices
  • Cheryl Smith, Diseases


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

  • Katie Campbell-Nelson, Soil Fertility
  • Douglas Cox, Vegetable Transplants
  • Katherine Ghantous, Weeds
  • Genevieve Higgins, Insects
  • Angela Madeiras, Diseases
  • Lisa McKeag, Insects
  • Susan Scheufele, Cultural Practices
  • Tina Smith, Vegetable Transplants

University of New Hampshire

  • Heather Bryant, Cultural Practices
  • Alan Eaton, Vertebrate Pest Management
  • George Hamilton, Cultural Practices
  • Olivia Saunders, Cultural Practices
  • Becky Sideman, Cultural Practices
  • Cheryl Smith, Diseases
  • Kaitlyn Orde, Cultural Practices

University of Rhode Island

  • Andy Radin, Cultural Practices       

University of Vermont

  • Vern Grubinger, Cultural Practices
  • Ann Hazelrigg, Diseases

Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners  Association 

  • 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, A. Richerad Bonnano, Ed Boutin, Kristen Castrataro, Pearly Colby, Jim Dill, Zara Dowling, Wilfred Erhardt, Dave Ferro, Ruth Hazzard, Courtney Hoffman, John Howell, Frank Mangan, Dominic Marini, Dave Mason, Alden Miller, Thomas Morris, Clark Nicklow, Amy Ouellette, Linc Pearson, Mike Sciabarrasi, John Spargo, Otho Wells, Wil Reynolds, Robert Wick, Kristen Wilmer.