Page Banner

United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Related Topics

Research Project: LARGE-SCALE APPLICATION OF ANAEROBIC SOIL DISINFESTATION FOR CALADIUM PRODUCTION

Location: Subtropical Plant Pathology Research

Project Number: 6618-22000-041-05
Project Type: Specific Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Aug 01, 2012
End Date: Jul 31, 2013

Objective:
To establish the feasibility of utilizing anaerobic soil disinfestations on a large-scale in a methyl bromide-dependent crop.

Approach:
Large-scale demonstration trials will be established in commercial caladium production. The grower cooperator will establish the trials using treatments guidelines provided by the ARS researcher.

Last Modified: 8/19/2014
Footer Content Back to Top of Page