From research to action enhancing crop yield through wild pollinator

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2008: $148,837.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2011
Region: North Central
State: Michigan
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Rufus Isaacs
Michigan State University
Brett Blaauw
Michigan State University
Here we provide a general framework and examples of approaches for enhancing pollinator richness and abundance quantity and quality of pollen on stigmas crop yield and farmers profit including some benefits detected only through longterm monitoring. We a
Lucas Garibaldi Garibaldi
Luísa Carvalheiro Carvalheiro
Sara Leonhardt
Rufus Isaacs
Brett Isaacs
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Researchers
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