Use of Composts and Reduced Applications of Fertilizer and Herbicides to Conserve Soil and Ground Water Resources in Nurseries

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1991: $0.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1993
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $20,000.00
ACE Funds: $20,000.00
Region: Northeast
State: Connecticut
Project Leader:
Richard A. Ashley
University of Connecticut

Annual Reports


Not commodity specific


  • Crop Production: cover crops, fertilizers, nutrient management
  • Education and Training: extension
  • Pest Management: integrated pest management
  • Soil Management: composting
    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.