Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2018: $193,962.00
Projected End Date: 09/30/2021
Grant Recipient: Iowa State University
Region: North Central
At Iowa State University, Mark Gleason received a SARE grant to experiment with mesotunnels (protective tunnels that are twice as tall as low tunnels) to help control cucumber beetles and squash bugs. This video is Gleason’s SARE Farmers Forum presentation at the 2021 Great Plains Growers Conference.
This product is associated with the project "Optimizing mesotunnel systems for sustainable production of cucurbit crops"