Comparative Study of Established Organic and Conventional Tomato Production Systems in California

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1988: $509,447.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1990
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $119,915.00
Region: Western
State: California
Principal Investigator:
Carol Shennan
University of California, Santa Cruz

Annual Reports


  • Vegetables: tomatoes


  • Crop Production: nutrient management, water management
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns
  • Pest Management: biological control
  • Production Systems: organic agriculture
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