Biological Control of Flower Thrips in Pepper Fields

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1994: $9,950.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1996
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $10,900.00
Region: Southern
State: Florida
Principal Investigator:
Ted & Trudy Winsberg
Green Cay Farms

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: sorghum (milo), hay
  • Vegetables: cucurbits, peas (culinary), peppers


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Crop Production: cover crops, application rate management
  • Education and Training: extension, on-farm/ranch research, workshop
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns, agricultural finance
  • Pest Management: biological control, chemical control, cultural control, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management
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