Brassica Green Manure Systems for Weed, Nematode, and Disease Control in Potatoes

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1995: $112,580.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2000
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $100,732.00
Region: Western
State: Idaho
Principal Investigator:
Charlotte Eberlein
University of Idaho

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: potatoes


  • Crop Production: cover crops, nutrient cycling, organic fertilizers, application rate management, tissue analysis, conservation tillage
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns, risk management
  • Pest Management: allelopathy, biological control, chemical control, competition, mulches - killed, weed ecology
  • Production Systems: transitioning to organic
  • Soil Management: green manures, organic matter, soil analysis, nutrient mineralization
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