- Agronomic: corn
- Education and Training: technical assistance, demonstration, extension, on-farm/ranch research
- Farm Business Management: community-supported agriculture, marketing management
- Pest Management: biological control, botanical pesticides, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management, traps
- Production Systems: holistic management
Sweet corn and baby corn grown at this farm suffer heavy damage from insect pests. This farm trial grant will evaluate the effectiveness of using a silk application of vegetable oil plus Bacillus thuringiensis to control corn earworm. Outreach will be through several publications and a farm field day.