Water Management to Minimize Pesticide Inputs in Cranberry Production (ANE94.21)

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1994: $96,940.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1997
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $108,350.00
ACE Funds: $78,104.00
Region: Northeast
State: Massachusetts
Project Leader:
Dr. Carolyn DeMoranville
UMass Amherst Cranberry Station

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: berries (cranberries)


  • Crop Production: application rate management, tissue analysis
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, focus group, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns
  • Natural Resources/Environment: wetlands
  • Pest Management: biorational pesticides, chemical control, cultural control, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management, physical control
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems
  • Soil Management: soil analysis
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