Utilization of a Neem Product in a Reduced Synthetic Chemical Insecticide Management Program for Colorado Potato Beetle

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1995: $18,245.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1998
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $13,291.00
Region: Northeast
State: Maine
Project Leader:
Kathleen Murray
Dept. of Biological Sciences, University of Maine

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: potatoes


  • Education and Training: demonstration, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Pest Management: biological control, biorational pesticides, botanical pesticides, chemical control, economic threshold, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management
    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.