Teresa Rusinek

Teresa Rusinek

Vegetable Specialist
(845) 340-3990
tr28@cornell.edu
Regional Programs, Agriculture, Gardening

Areas of Interest
Pest ID, Pest Control Recommendations, Biocontrols, Greenhouse Vegetables and Ornamentals

Crops
Squash - Summer, Squash- Winter, Sweet Corn, Tomatoes

Teresa has a strong background working with a variety of farms, including vegetable, Christmas tree, fruit, sod and greenhouses. Her undergraduate degree is from SUNY New Paltz, and her master's degree is in Environmental Policy from Bard College. Teresa currently focuses her extension efforts on vegetable production, including integrated pest management, horticulture, biocontrols and greenhouse management. She is also actively involved with multiple applied research projects, mainly in pest management.