- Fruits: melons
- Vegetables: eggplant, peppers, tomatoes
- Crop Production: greenhouses, season extension types and construction
- Education and Training: youth education
- Farm Business Management: farmers' markets/farm stands
Jeanne L. Giambrone will explore ways to extend the growing season for vegetable crops grown for sale at farmers' markets. The project will examine early and late protection methods, choice of varieties, timing and pest management, considerations using IPM methods.