Developing Sustainable Management Tactics for Cucumber Beetles in Cucurbits

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1995: $135,832.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1999
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $61,296.00
Region: Northeast
State: New York
Project Leader:
Michael Hoffman
Cornell University

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: melons
  • Vegetables: cucurbits


  • Pest Management: biological control, biorational pesticides, botanical pesticides, chemical control, cultural control, disease vectors, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management, physical control, prevention, trap crops, traps
    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.