Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2017: $200,000.00
Projected End Date: 09/30/2021
Grant Recipient: Purdue University
Region: North Central
Grafting cucumber with squash rootstock has proven to be an effective approach to improving cucumber's cold tolerance. Vegetable growers are likely to benefit from this technique for extended early season cucumber production under protected cultural systems.
This product is associated with the project "Improving Seedless Cucumber Production to Diversify High Tunnel Crops in the North Central Region"