Disease Forecasting

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1994: $1,750.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1997
Region: Northeast
State: New York
Project Leader:

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: general small fruits


  • Pest Management: chemical control, weather monitoring

    Proposal summary:

    Determine the effectiveness of a weather monitoring system in decreasing the number of fungicidal applications necessary to prevent disease, but comparison to a conventional spray program.

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