Chickens and Trap Crops, Gary Wenig and Jamie Piñero, MO

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2000: $14,850.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2002
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $35,356.00
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:
Gary Wenig produces free-range poultry, eggs, goat's milk, herbs, vegetables, and rabbits on his farm in Rayville, Missouri. Jamie Piñero is a State Integrated Pest Management Specialist at Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Missouri. This is their Farmers Forum presentation at the 2016 Practical Farmers of Iowa Conference, "Chickens and Trap Crops - An Integration of Sustainable Approaches to Insect Pest Control in Vegetable Production."
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
This product is associated with the project "Expanding, Enhancing and Diversifying Sales with Team Farmer Marketing"
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.