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
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."
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
This product is associated with the project "Expanding, Enhancing and Diversifying Sales with Team Farmer Marketing"