Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology

Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology News

Citrus greening on a pomelo tree. IMAGE: FLORIDA DIVISION OF PLANT INDUSTRY, FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES, BUGWOOD.ORG
Grant funds citrus greening resistance research
June 14, 2019
Tim McNellis, an associate professor in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences, received a $171,000 grant from the Citrus Research and Development Foundation to research citrus greening resistance.
The State Horticultural Association of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Apple Program have funded 25 new and ongoing research and extension projects conducted by Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences and Penn State Extension. IMAGE: ELIZABETH TR.
Industry groups award funding for fruit research and extension projects
June 14, 2019
New and ongoing tree-fruit research in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences received a boost with the recent awarding of funds totaling more than $261,000 by the State Horticultural Association of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Apple Program.
Joseph Walls
Walls successfully defends thesis
June 11, 2019
Joseph Walls successfully defended his thesis on June 10, 2019.
Sara May
May successfully defends dissertation
June 10, 2019
Sara May successfully defended her dissertation on June 10.