WCU Contributors


Emmalea Ernest – Associate Scientist – Vegetable Crops, University of Delaware
Emmalea is the editor of the Weekly Crop Update.  More information about her research and activities related to the Extension Vegetable and Fruit Program is available at http://extension.udel.edu/ag/vegetable-fruit-resources/vegetable-small-fruits-program/

Dr. Gordon Johnson – Extension Fruit & Vegetable Specialist, University of Delaware
More about Gordon’s research and extension work is available at http://extension.udel.edu/ag/vegetable-fruit-resources/vegetable-small-fruits-program/

Dr. Jerry Brust – Extension IPM Vegetable Specialist, University of Maryland
Jerry maintains a website at http://mdvegetables.umd.edu/

Joanne Whalen – Extension IPM Specialist, University of Delaware
Joanne’s IPM website is at http://extension.udel.edu/ag/insect-management/

Dr. Kate Everts – Extension Vegetable Pathologist, University of Maryland & University of Delaware
Kate’s website is http://www.psla.umd.edu/faculty/everts/index.cfm

Dr. Mark VanGessel – Extension Weed Specialist, University of Delaware
Mark’s weed science webpage is at http://extension.udel.edu/ag/weed-science/

Dr. Richard Taylor – Extension Agronomist, University of Delaware

Dr. Nathan Kleczewski – Extension Specialist – Plant Pathology, University of Delaware
Nathan’s Field Crops Disease Management blog is at http://extension.udel.edu/fieldcropdisease/

Dr. Rose Ogutu – Horticulture Specialist, Delaware State University



Bob Mulrooney – Retired Extension Plant Pathologist, University of Delaware
Bob contributed many articles on disease management in vegetable, fruit and agronomic crops and has now retired from the University of Delaware.

Carl German – Retired Extension Crops Marketing Specialist, University of Delaware
Carl contributed articles on grain marketing to the Weekly Crop Update for many years and has now retired from the University of Delaware.