A Strawberry IPM Systems Comparison Demonstration

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1997: $116,586.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2001
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $31,596.00
Region: Northeast
State: New York
Project Leader:
Gregory Loeb
Cornell University

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: berries (strawberries)
  • Animals: bees


  • Crop Production: biological inoculants, cover crops, foliar feeding, organic fertilizers, application rate management, stubble mulching, tissue analysis
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, participatory research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns
  • Pest Management: allelopathy, biological control, biorational pesticides, chemical control, cultural control, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management, mulches - killed, mulches - living, physical control, trap crops, traps
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, transitioning to organic
  • Soil Management: green manures
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