Several ways to decrease grower reliance on chemicals in muskmelon production were studied.
What new practices will allow muskmelon growers to use fewer chemicals?
Better timed applications of chemical sprays and cover crops may prove helpful to melon growers.
Sara Helland, Matthew Z. Liebman, Donald R. Lewis, Henry G. Tabor, Vincent F. Lawson
Year of Grant Completion
Gleason, Mark L.; Helland, Sara J.; Liebman, Matthew Z.; Lewis, Donald R.; Tabor, Henry G.; and Lawson, Vincent F., "Evaluating sustainable, integrated management of muskmelon diseases, weeds, and insect pests in partnership with Iowa growers" (2004). Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports. 225.