Pepitas de Ajo: permanent ground cover in garlic production

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2001: $14,132.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Region: Southern
State: Texas
Principal Investigator:
Lydia Villanueva
Comm. Approaching Sustainability w/ Agroecology

Annual Reports


  • Vegetables: garlic


  • Crop Production: cover crops, nutrient cycling
  • Natural Resources/Environment: soil stabilization
  • Pest Management: field monitoring/scouting
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