Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2019: $27,000.00
Projected End Date: 02/28/2021
Grant Recipient: Jord Producers
Region: North Central
Jord Producers raises meal worms for the pet industry and is researching market opportunities for mealworm frass (manure). They received SARE support to work with two area producers to test whether mealworm frass could help control downy mildew and Japanese beetles on hops.
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
This product is associated with the project "Understanding effects of mealworm frass on downy mildew and Japanese beetles in hops production"