Video: Mesotunnels: Exploring a New Approach for Organic Cucurbits

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
State: Iowa
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Mark Gleason
Iowa State University
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.
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.