Managing a Living Mulch System in an Intensive Organic Vegetable Cropping Operation to Enhance Weed, Nutrient, and Pest Management

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1995: $5,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1997
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $3,221.50
Region: Western
State: Montana
Principal Investigator:
Helen Atthowe
Biodesign Farm

Annual Reports


Not commodity specific


  • Crop Production: nutrient management
  • Pest Management: biological control, mulches - living
  • Soil Management: organic matter, soil quality/health
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