Weed Suppression and Enhancement of Wildlife and Beneficial Insect Habitat in Center Pivot Irrigated Field Borders and Corners

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1996: $0.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1998
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $20,495.00
Region: Western
State: Washington
Principal Investigator:
Andrew McGuire
Washington State University Extension

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: corn, potatoes, hay
  • Additional Plants: native plants
  • Animals: bees


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Crop Production: cover crops
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, farmer to farmer, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns
  • Natural Resources/Environment: biodiversity, habitat enhancement, hedgerows, wildlife
  • Pest Management: biological control, prevention, weed ecology
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems
  • Sustainable Communities: sustainability measures
    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.