Reduced-Tillage Increases Nutrient Concentrations in Stored Winter Squash: Alpha-Carotene, Lutein, Phosphorus and Calcium

Project Type: Partnership
Funds awarded in 2017: $14,990.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2018
Grant Recipient: Rodale Institute
Region: Northeast
State: Pennsylvania
Project Leader:
Dr. Gladis Zinati
Rodale Institute
Description:
This article describes research by Dr. Gladis Zinati at Rodale Institute on increasing nutrient concentrations and phytochemicals in stored winter squash in reduced tillage management systems.
Type:
Article/Newsletter/Blog
Authors:
Gladis Zinati, Rodale Institute
Lavanya Reddivari, Purdue University
Daniel Kemper, Rodale Institute
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
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