Measuring the Benefits of Wildflower Plots to Boost Fruit Yield and Pollinator Abundance in Georgia Apple Orchards

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2016: $10,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2017
Region: Southern
State: Georgia
Principal Investigator:


  • Fruits: apples, general tree fruits
  • Animals: bees


  • Education and Training: on-farm/ranch research
  • Natural Resources/Environment: biodiversity, wildlife
  • Production Systems: general crop production
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