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Cucumbers - HORT410 - Vegetable Crops

Introductory Notes & Production Statistics
  • Cucumber - Notes
  • U.S. Fresh Market Cucumber Production Statistics (1993 - 1997)
  • U.S. Processing Cucumber Production Statistics (1993 - 1997)

    Botany & Genetics
  • Cucumis sativus L., Cucurbitaceae, Cucumber (PURDUE)
  • Cucumber (Botany, Production Practices, Harvest and Post-Harvest) (NCSU)
  • Cucurbit Genetics Cooperative (NCSU)
  • Cucurbitaceae (HAWAII)
  • Cucurbitaceae (Images) (TAMU)

    Production Guides
  • Cucumber Production in California (UCDAVIS)
  • Slicing (Fresh Market) Cucumber (ORST)
  • Pickling Cucumbers (ORST)
  • Trellised Cucumbers (NCSU)
  • 2005 Ohio Vegetable Production Guide - Cucumbers: Processing and Fresh Market (OSU) [pdf]
  • ID-56: Midwest Vegetable Production Guide for Commercial Growers 2003 - Cucumber, Muskmelon, and Watermelon (PURDUE)
  • Cucumber (Botany, Production Practices, Harvest and Post-Harvest) (NCSU)
  • Cucurbit Production in Florida (UFL)

    Greenhouse
  • Greenhouse Cucumbers (ORST)

    Home Garden
  • Home Trellised Cucumbers (NCSU)
  • Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) (UCDAVIS) [pdf]
  • Growing Cucumbers in the Home Garden (OSU)
  • Growing Cucumbers, Peppers, Squash and Tomatoes in Containers (OSU)
  • Cucumbers in the Florida Garden (UFL)
  • Growing Vine Crops in Minnesota (UMN)

    Pollination
  • Cucumber Pollination (NCSU)
  • 2005 Ohio Vegetable Production Guide - Pollination of Vine Crops (OSU) [pdf]

    Budgets
  • 1999 Pickling Cucumber Production Budget, Hand Harvest (OSU)
  • Costs and Returns for Cucumber, Per Acre (Conventional Production Practices, Northeastern United States, 1996) (RUTGERS)
  • Costs of Production for Cucumber, Per Acre (Organic Production Practices, Northeastern United States, 1996) (RUTGERS)

    Post-Harvest Handling
  • Cucumber (Botany, Production Practices, Harvest and Post-Harvest) (NCSU)
  • Post-Harvest Handling Systems: Fruit Vegetables (UCDAVIS)

    U.S. Standards
  • United States Standards for Grades of Cucumbers (USDA-AMS) [pdf]
  • United States Standards for Grades of Greenhouse Cucumbers (USDA-AMS) [pdf]
  • United States Standards for Grades of Pickling Cucumbers (USDA-AMS) [pdf]

    Integrated Pest Management
  • IPM Guidelines for Cucurbits in California (UCDAVIS)
  • Cucurbit Crops IPM (UIUC)

    Insects
  • Cucurbit Insect Management (PURDUE) [pdf]
  • Cucumber Beetles (NCSU)
  • Cucumber Beetles (VT)
  • Striped Cucumber Beetles (KSU)
  • Striped Cucumber Beetle (OSU)
  • Striped Cucumber Beetle (CLEMSON)
  • Cucumber Beetles, Corn Rootworms and Bacterial Wilt in Cucurbits (CORNELL)
  • Striped Cucumber Beetle (UVM)
  • Cucumber Beetles (UKY)
  • Pickleworm Management (NCSU)
  • Pickleworm - Young Larva (CLEMSON)
  • Pickleworm - Older Larva (CLEMSON)
  • Crop Knowledge Master: Cucumber (HAWAII)

    Diseases & Disorders
  • Cucurbit Disorders - A Guide to the Identification of Common Problems (TAMU)
  • Diseases Primarily of Cucurbits (NCSU)
  • Disease Management in Home-Grown Cucumbers, Melons and Squash (NODAK)
  • Wilts of Cucurbits (UNL)
  • Bacterial Wilt of Cucumbers and Muskmelons (KSU)
  • Bacterial Wilt of Cucurbits (NODAK)
  • Bacterial Wilt of Cucurbits "Signature Symptoms" (CORNELL)
  • Life Cycle of Bacterial Wilt Caused by Erwinia tracheiphila (CORNELL)
  • Cantaloupe, Cucumber, Squash, Pumpkin and Crenshaw Diseases (TAMU)
  • Fruit Rots of Pickling and Slicing Cucumbers (NCSU)
  • Angular Leafspot of Cucumber (NODAK)
  • Anthracnose of Cucurbits (CORNELL)
  • Assorted Foliar Diseases of Cucurbits (CORNELL)
  • Powdery Mildew of Vegetables (UFL)
  • Powdery Mildew of Cucurbits (CORNELL)
  • Scab of Cucurbits (CORNELL)
  • Anthracnose of Cucurbits (NCSU)
  • Fusarium Diseases of Cucurbits (CORNELL)
  • Gummy Stem Blight and Phoma Blight on Cucurbits (NCSU)
  • Gummy Stem Blight and Black Rot of Cucurbits (OSU)
  • Gummy Stem Blight (CORNELL)
  • Phytophthora Blight of Cucurbits (CORNELL)
  • Phytophthora Blight of Pepper and Cucurbits (OSU)
  • Septoria Leaf and Fruit Spot of Cucurbits (CORNELL)
  • Virus Diseases of Cucurbits (CORNELL)
  • Cucumber Green Mottle Mosaic Virus (TAMU)
  • Cucumber Mosaic (TAMU)
  • Bitter Cucumbers (KSU)
  • Plant Viruses Online: Known Susceptibilities of Cucurbitaceae (UIDAHO)

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    Last Update: 01/07/08