Graduate student Trinity Hamm and Research Coordinator Sarah Boggess collaborated with departmental colleagues and the Thad Cochran Southern Horticultural Research Laboratory to recently publish an article titled “Development and Characterization of 20 Genomic SSR Markers for Ornamental Cultivars of Weigela”. To read the article, visit https://doi.org/10.3390/plants11111444.
On August 21, 2020, the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture presented more than 30 awards and promotions to Institute personnel. Among these were Drs. Alan and Mark Windham and Kimberly Campbell. Congratulations! Awards Cavender Outstanding Award for Best Publication “Established by Dutch Cavender, former director of communications, and his wife, Marilee, this award recognizes excellence in the development of published material produced by professionals in the Institute of Agriculture. This year, we recognize two publications series. These co-winners were chosen from peer-reviewed publications produced by units of UTIA.” Alan S. Windham & Mark T. Windham The Plant Pathologist Brothers received this
Dr. Zachariah Hansen, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, has recently published two management guides for common pumpkin diseases and Strawberry Anthracnose in Tennessee. Here are the links to both: Pumpkin Diseases Strawberry Anthracnose Be sure to check them out!