Enhancement of Sustainable Pest Management Techniques through Utilization of Banker Plants and Colored Mulches in Commercial Greenhouses

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1996: $144,774.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1998
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $25,038.00
Region: Northeast
State: Pennsylvania
Project Leader:
Michael Orzolek
Pennsylvania State University

Annual Reports


  • Vegetables: tomatoes


  • Crop Production: greenhouses
  • Pest Management: integrated pest management, mulching - plastic, banker plants
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