Habitat Management as a Transitional Tool to an Insecticide: Free Pest Management Program in Apples

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1996: $1,500.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1998
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $4,000.00
Region: Western
State: Colorado
Principal Investigator:

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: apples, general tree fruits


  • Crop Production: biological inoculants
  • Education and Training: farmer to farmer, networking
  • Pest Management: biological control, field monitoring/scouting, mating disruption, prevention
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems
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