Northeastern Regional Branch
The Northeastern Branch of ASA, CSSA, and SSSA provides a forum for interactions among those interested in all aspects of agronomic, crop and soil sciences and management. The Northeastern Branch comprises the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Washington DC, West Virginia and the Provinces of Newfoundland/Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Quebec.
2017 Northeastern Plant Health and Pest Conference
The 2017 Northeastern Plant Health and Pest Conference was held January 3-6, 2017 in Philadelphia, PA. The meeting provided a venue for the sharing of ideas and the education of members in the fields of agronomy, plant pathology, entomology, horticulture, and weed science. In addition, it provided outreach to practitioners and other professionals associated with these disciplines.
Participating Societies: Northeastern Branch ASA-CSSA-SSSA, Northeastern Weed Science Society, and Northeastern Branch of the American Society for Horticultural Sciences
2016 Award Winners:
The NEBCSA awards are conferred by the NEBCSA in recognition of exceptional contributions to the agronomic, crop or soil sciences, education, and/or service.
2016 Teaching Award - John Kaminski, Pennsylvania State University
2016 Extension- Industry Award - Randall (Randy) Prostak, University of Massachusetts
2016 Career Service Award - Sidney (Sid) Bosworth, University of Vermont
2016 Outstanding Senior Student Award - Lindsay Chamberlain, Cornell University
2016 Graduate Student Award - Sayed Amin Afzal, Pennsylvania State University
K. Ann Bybee-Finley, Cornell University