Vegetable Research Reports

**Many research reports by MSU Extension staff from 2001 to the present are maintained in the Midwest Vegetable Variety Trial Guide. Here, you can find copies of those reports, and others.

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Cole Crops

Trapping swede midge in Michigan

Fertilizers and Cover Crops

Butternut squash cereal rye cover crop tillage and fertility trial

Poly-coated urea rate influences sweet corn yield

Fruiting Vegetables

Organic processing tomato variety trial

Evaluation of 15 specialty pepper cultivars in Southwest Michigan

Evaluation of 11 bell pepper cultivars in Southwest Michigan.pdf

Vine Crops

Seedless pickling cucumber variety trial

Yield of 17 summer squash varieties in Southwest Michigan

Winter melons: a new crop for Michigan growers

Weed Control

Weed Control Research on Fruit & Vegetable Crops

2015

Fertilizers and Cover Crops

Butternut squash cereal rye cover crop trial

Fruiting Vegetables

Performance of 19 fresh market and six saladette tomato cultivars in Southwest Michigan

Vine Crops

Evaluation of three pollenizer planting patterns on seedless watermelon yield

Seedless pickling cucumber variety trial

Sweet Corn

Poly-coated urea as a seasonlong nitrogen source for sweet corn

Bt sh2 sweet corn variety trial

Weed Control

Weed Control Research of Fruit & Vegetable Crops

2014

Fertilizers and Cover Crops

Hairy vetch as a replacement for synthetic nitrogen

Biochar as a soil amendment in a high tunnel, polybag growth system

Potatoes

Evaluation of 18 specialty potatoes in Southwest Michigan

Sweet corn

Saginaw Valley sh2 sweet corn variety trial

Vine crops

Evaluation of 13 slicing cucumbers in Southwest Michigan

Saginaw Valley pickling cucumber variety trial

Saginaw Valley pumpkin variety trial

Weed Control

Weed Control Research on Fruit & Vegetable Crops