Feasibility of Soil Solarization for Strawberry Production on the Central Coast of California

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1997: $5,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1999
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $11,500.00
Region: Western
State: California
Principal Investigator:

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: berries (strawberries)


  • Animal Production: preventive practices
  • Education and Training: demonstration, technical assistance
  • Farm Business Management: agricultural finance
  • Pest Management: field monitoring/scouting, cultivation, prevention, soil solarization
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management
  • Soil Management: soil quality/health
  • Sustainable Communities: sustainability measures
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