Integration of Behavioral, Biological, and Reduced-Risk Chemical Approaches into a Sustainable Insect Management Program for Cranberries

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1997: $133,179.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1999
Matching Federal Funds: $60,000.00
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $150,000.00
Region: Northeast
State: New Jersey
Project Leader:
Sridhar Polavarapu
Dept. of Entomology, Rutgers University

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: berries (cranberries)


  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, on-farm/ranch research
  • Pest Management: biological control, chemical control, integrated pest management, mating disruption, traps
  • Sustainable Communities: sustainability measures
    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.