Biocontrol of Two-Spotted Spidermite

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1995: $500.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1995
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $750.00
Region: Northeast
State: New York
Project Leader:


  • Additional Plants: ornamentals


  • Pest Management: general pest management

    Proposal summary:

    Craig Kawasaki will test a predatory mite for control of two-spotted spider mites in his greenhouse. His project is designed to help greenhouse growers of ornamental plants learn about using beneficial biology to control pests.

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