The Use of Straw Mulch to Enhance Predator Populations Along with Biopesticides to Control Onion Thrips in Dry Bulb Onions

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2002: $73,800.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2004
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $10,750.00
Region: Western
State: Oregon
Principal Investigator:
Lynn Jensen
Oregon State University

Annual Reports


  • Vegetables: onions


  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, on-farm/ranch research
  • Pest Management: biological control, biorational pesticides, integrated pest management, mulches - killed
  • Production Systems: holistic management
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