Advancing Organic Orcharding Through the Use of Kaolin Clay

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2001: $4,860.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2004
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $6,470.00
Region: North Central
State: Indiana
Project Coordinator:
Dale Rhoads
Rhoads Farm


  • Fruits: peaches, pears, plums, general tree fruits


  • Crop Production: application rate management
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning
  • Pest Management: cultural control, economic threshold
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