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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: A collaborative research and extension network for sustainable organic production systems in Coastal California Project Number: 5347-22620-021-09
Project Type: Reimbursable

Start Date: Sep 01, 2011
End Date: Aug 31, 2013

Objective:
Study various aspects of arthropod predation on the key pest (Lygus) of organically managed strawberries in CA.

Approach:
We will study arthropod population dynamics and identify key predators of Lygus hesperus in organically managed strawberry fields and nearby alfalfa trap crops.

Last Modified: 11/28/2014
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