Effects of Cover Crops on Weed and Insect Management in Blackberries

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1999: $9,935.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2002
Region: Southern
State: North Carolina
Principal Investigator:
Sam Bellamy
Indigo Farm

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: grass (misc. perennial), hay


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Crop Production: cover crops, application rate management
  • Pest Management: biological control, field monitoring/scouting, mulching - plastic, weeder geese/poultry
    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.