University of Maine and Cooperative Extension Researchers

Dr. Seanna Annis
Associate Extension Professor and Plant Pathology Specialist
Professor of Mycology, School of Biology and Ecology
5722 Deering Hall, Rm. 13
Orono, ME 04469-5722
Tel: 207.581.2621
Fax: 207.581.2969
Expertise: Plant pathology, mummy berry, stem blight, and leaf spot diseases.

Dr. Lily Calderwood
Extension Wild Blueberry Specialist & Professor of Horticulture
University of Maine Cooperative Extension
5722 Deering Hall, Rm. 103
University of Maine
Orono, ME USA 04469-5722
Tel: 207.581.2321
Email: lily.calderwood@maine.edu
Expertise: Extension Specialist, integrated pest management, crop management, lowbush blueberry production.

Dr. Philip Fanning
Assistant Professor of Agricultural Entomology
5722 Deering Hall, Rm. 305
University of Maine
Orono, ME USA 04469-5722
Tel: 207.581.2989
Email: philip.fanning@maine.edu
Expertise: Insect ecology and behavior in agro-ecosystems, integrated pest management, biological control, pollinator conservation.

Dr. Mary Ellen Camire
Professor of Food Science and Human Nutrition
School of Food and Agriculture
University of Maine
5735 Hitchner Hall, Rm. 105
Orono, ME 04469-5735
Tel: 207.581.1627
Fax: 207.581.1636
Expertise: Food processing, product development, dietary fiber methodology.

Judith Collins
Assistant Scientist of Blueberry Hill Farm
University of Maine
5722 Deering Hall, Rm. 307
Orono, ME 04469-5722
Tel: 207.581.2868
Fax: 207.581.2969
Expertise: Entomology.

Dr. Dorothy Klimis
Professor of Clinical Nutrition
School of Food and Agriculture
University of Maine
5735 Hitchner Hall, Rm. 232
Orono, ME 04469-5735
Tel: 207.581.3124
Fax: 207.581.3111
Expertise: Health aspects of blueberries, the effect of blueberries on arterial Glycosaminoglycan composition, metabolism, and structure.

Joshua Stubbs, Farm Manager
Blueberry Hill Research Farm
1649 US Route 1
Jonesboro, ME USA 04648
Tel: 207.434.2291
Fax: 207.434.2231
Expertise: Wild blueberry management.

Dr. Lily Calderwood presenting at Blueberry Hill Farm in Jonesboro, ME, 2019
Dr. Seanna Annis presenting at a 2020 fall field day in Deblois, ME
Phil Fanning giving a talk at Brodis Blueberry
Dr. Phil Fanning presenting at a 2020 fall field day in Hope, ME
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Farm manager Josh Stubbs and Chris McManus constructing a berry cooling room at Blueberry Hill Farm in Jonesboro, ME