Using Pastured Chickens for the Control of Colorado Potato Beetle

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1995: $821.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1996
Region: Northeast
State: Vermont
Project Leader:
Joseph Klein
Littlewood Farm


  • Agronomic: potatoes
  • Animals: poultry


  • Pest Management: general pest management

    Proposal summary:

    Joesph Klien will test the use of pastured chickens to control Colorado potato beetles.

    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.