Zhiqiang Cheng, Ph.D.
Zhiqiang joined CTAHR as an Assistant Extension Specialist in 2013, who has state-wide responsibility for turfgrass and landscape pest management.
His extension and research efforts and interests include: 1) IPM for golf
courses, athletic fields, lawns, and urban landscapes; 2) understanding ecological interactions among
turfgrass/landscape plants, pests, soil, and other environmental factors; and 3) testing/selecting effective
yet environmental-friendly pesticides/fertilizers/etc.
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AJ started his TPSS M.S. Program in August 2016. Funded by a CTAHR grant awarded to Dr. Zhiqiang Cheng (Dr. Joe DeFrank is Co-PI of this project), AJ is co-advised by Dr. DeFrank and Dr. Cheng. He is working on the project to suppress Bermudagrass from Seashore paspalum, an important research need of Hawaii's turf/golf industry.
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