Trap Crops and Chickens: IPM with Elizabeth Wenig

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2013: $6,462.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2013
Region: North Central
State: Missouri
Project Coordinator:
Gary Wenig
Rocky Creek Valley Farm
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.
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