Dept. Volunteers Help with Apple Harvest
Posted: September 25, 2016
On Sept. 24-25 Plant Pathology Association (PPA) students and staff from the Dept. of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology (PPEM) helped Emily K. Lavely to harvest Golden Delicious apples at the Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center.
Emily is a Ph.D. candidate in horticulture studying apple root and mycorrhizal fungal interactions related to fruit nutrition.
Kaixi Zhao (L) and Laura del Sol Bautista Jalón (R) | Image: Laura del Sol Bautista Jalón and Genna Tesdall, Penn State University
Paolo Margaria (L) and Kaixi Zhao (R) | Image: Laura del Sol Bautista Jalón, Penn State University