Reduced Tillage: Alternative Cropping Systems for Vegetable Production in the Northeast

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1989: $47,300.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1991
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $108,327.00
Region: Northeast
State: New York
Project Leader:
Robin R. Bellinder
Cornell University, Dept. of Fruit and Vegetable Science

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: potatoes
  • Vegetables: beans, cabbages, sweet corn, tomatoes


  • Crop Production: cover crops
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns
  • Pest Management: mulches - general, mulches - living, weed ecology
    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.