Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2013: $6,462.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2013
Region: North Central
Gary and Elizabeth Wenig own and operate Rocky Creek Valley Farm in Rayville, Missouri. They received support from SARE to experiment with trap crops and chickens to control squash bugs. They also worked to attract beneficial insects. This video features their SARE project.
This product is associated with the project "Chickens and Trap Crops – An Integration of Sustainable Approaches to Insect Pest Control in Vegetable Production"