Senator O’Mara announces $1.2 million for the nation’s only quarantine research facility for potato pest Golden Nematode

Cornell and USDA researchers will be able to protect America’s leading vegetable crop from new threats thanks to new funding; updated facility will continue to be frontline defense in securing the country’s $3.8 billion potato sector   ITHACA, N.Y. – There’s nothing golden about the golden nematode. Currently quarantined to eight counties in New York […]

Fight against devastating potato pest gets funding boost

WHAT:          Senator O’Mara to announce $1.2 million for the nation’s only quarantine research facility for potato pest Golden Nematode WHEN:          Friday, Oct. 14, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. WHERE:        170 Kenneth Post Laboratory, Cornell University MEDIA:         Media members are asked to RSVP to Melissa Osgood in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-255-2059 or […]