Implementing a Biointensive Strategy for Caterpillar Control in Sweet Corn

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1999: $68,265.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $19,102.00
Region: Northeast
State: Massachusetts
Project Leader:
Ruth Hazzarad
University of Massachusetts

Annual Reports

Information Products


  • Vegetables: sweet corn


  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, farmer to farmer, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns, marketing management, feasibility study, agricultural finance, market study
  • Pest Management: biological control, biorational pesticides, botanical pesticides, economic threshold, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management, traps
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