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Research Project: Pesticide Trials in Vegetable and Ornamental Crops to Support the Ir-4 Program

Location: Vegetable Research

Project Number: 0500-00007-101-00
Project Type: Appropriated

Start Date: Sep 01, 2010
End Date: Aug 31, 2015

Objective:
To obtain efficacy and residual data of insecticides, miticides, herbicides and fungicides on vegetable crops and ornamentals against insects and mites.

Approach:
Field evaluations of insecticides, miticides, fungicides, and herbicides will be conducted on vegetable and ornamental crops. Research will be conducted according to IR-4 protocols and good laboratory practices. No specific treatments can be mentioned ahead of time because program needs change depending on industry requests. Residue samples will be assayed by appropriate federal, state, or private laboratories.

Last Modified: 11/26/2014
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