Biological Control for Soil-Dwelling Insects - Diseases in Strawberries

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1998: $147,557.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2001
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $82,379.00
Region: Northeast
State: Connecticut
Project Leader:
Richard Cowles
Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: berries (strawberries)


  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns
  • Pest Management: biological control, biorational pesticides, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems
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