Episode 110: Research on Powdery Mildew and Other Pathogens with Dr. Nicole Gauthier
My guest this week is Dr. Nicole Gauthier. She is a Professor and Extension specialist at the University of Kentucky. Her program focuses on disease management of specialty crops, including hemp. In her Extension role, she develops educational and outreach programs to help growers manage disease through identification, understanding of pathosystems, and integration of management strategies. Her research program focuses on a range of hemp diseases, including Fusarium head blight. Dr. Gauthier earned her BS in Horticulture Science and her PhD in Plant Pathology from Louisiana State University. She joined the UK College of Agriculture in 2011 and began working with industrial hemp in 2014.
Access her resources at https://plantpathology.ca.uky.edu/extension/publications#HEMP and https://www.youtube.com/@NicoleGauthier/videos