Development of Sustainable Practices for Integrated Management of Apple Diseases

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1997: $92,892.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2000
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $62,668.00
Region: North Central
State: Wisconsin
Project Coordinator:
John Andrews
University of Wisconsin Madison

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: grass (misc. perennial), hay
  • Fruits: apples, general tree fruits


  • Animal Production: manure management, feed/forage
  • Crop Production: biological inoculants, cover crops
  • Education and Training: display, mentoring, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Natural Resources/Environment: habitat enhancement
  • Pest Management: biological control, compost extracts, cultural control, integrated pest management
  • Production Systems: holistic management
  • Soil Management: composting, earthworms, green manures, organic matter
    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.