Sustainable Agricultural Systems
- Research Highlights -


Research Highlights

  • Agronomic Crops and Bioenergy Production
    • Applied plant nutritional management
    • Agronomic (field and forage) crop production methods
    • Breeding of Bioenergy crops
    • Emerging crops (specialty or ethnic crops)
  • Cranberry and Blueberry Production
    • Cranberry and blueberry production methods and impacts on human nutrition
  • Grape Cultivation (Viticulture) and Wine Production
    • Cultural practices, varieties, production methods for wine grape vineyards
  • Nursery Production: (new position to be filled - see Position Announcement)
  • Turfgrass and Sod Production
    • Nutrition and production of commercial sod
  • Tree Fruit, Small Fruit and Nut Production
    • Applied postharvest physiology
    • Weed management
    • Introduction of hazelnuts in New Jersey and mid-Atlantic region
    • Disease management in tree fruit crops
  • Vegetable, Culinary Herbs and Ethnic Crop Production
    • New value-added chili pepper cultivars for mid-Atlantic region
    • Management of community supported agriculture
    • Applied post-harvest physiology
    • Applied nutritional management
    • Controlled environmental agriculture
    • Weed management
    • Soil adjuvants and vegetable performance
    • Applied vegetable processing and packaging
    • Development of improved culinary herbs and ethnic crops such basil downy mildew resistant sweet basil
    • Management of important diseases in vegetable crops
    • Pesticide efficacy and registration for minor-use crops in US
    • Emerging specialty crops
    • Evaluation of Emerging Crops for adaptation to New Jersey and Mid-Atlantic region

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