In her role in the Groves Lab, she assists with field, greenhouse and laboratory experiments, collection and analysis of data for reports, assisting with extension and research manuscript preparation, updating and revising UW Extension booklets and fact sheets related to the Vegetable Entomology program as well as general laboratory management.
Prior to joining the Groves Lab, Linda was employed as a Research Technician in the UW Horticulture Department with the USDA-ARS Vegetable Crops Research Unit for more than 30 years. This work in the plant breeding and genetics program focused on the development and evaluation of cucumber and melon germplasm.
B.S. Horticulture – University of Wisconsin, 1981