Evaluation of Mulches for Organic Cantaloupe Production in Semi-Arid Regions

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2006: $9,855.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2009
Region: Southern
State: Texas
Principal Investigator:


  • Fruits: melons


  • Crop Production: cover crops
  • Pest Management: field monitoring/scouting, mulching - plastic
  • Soil Management: soil analysis


    This project could not finish the objectives and performance targets. The project is now closed.

    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.