Extension Professionals

Leanne Pundt

Extension Educator

Leanne Pundt is currently an Extension Educator with UConn Extension. Since 1993, she has focused on cooperating with retail and wholesale growers of herbaceous annuals and perennials to help them develop more effective pest management programs. She has a BS degree in Ornamental Horticulture and a MPS degree in Plant Protection from Cornell University. Leanne worked for the Ornamental IPM Program for Rutgers Cooperative Extension before joining UConn Extension.

Leanne is a co-author of the Integrated Pest Management Handbook for Herbaceous Perennials, and Pest Management for Herb Bedding Plants Grown in the Greenhouse. Her articles have appeared in trade journals such as GrowerTalks, Greenhouse Product News, Greenhouse  Grower,  GM PRO, and American Nurseryman

 

Phone: (860) 626-6855

leanne.pundt@uconn.edu