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Christy Cassady, Coordinator

Center for Crop Diversification
N-318 Agricultural Science Center
University of Kentucky
Lexington KY 40546-0091
(859) 257-1477

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This project is funded by the Kentucky Agricultural Development Fund.

spotted and striped cucumber beetles

One project involves protecting muskmelon from disease by controlling cucumber beetles

Sustainable/Organic Production Systems Research

New crop opportunities in sustainable/organic production systems
(PI: Mark Williams)

Developing an optimized organic production system to control cucumber beetles in cucurbits (PI: Mark Williams)

Developing an optimized production system for fresh market sweet onion production in Kentucky (PI: Mark Williams)

Developing optimized organic production systems for leafy greens in Kentucky (PI: Mark Williams)

Developing organic apple thinning agents for Kentucky fruit growers
(PI: Doug Archbold)

Development of organic blueberry production and value-added products
(PI: Tim Woods)

Development of organic production systems for horticultural crops in Kentucky (PI: Mark Williams)

Evaluating crop and soil fertility changes during transition to an organic vegetable production system (PI: Mark Williams)

Evaluating the sustainability of two widely used organic production systems and their potential use in Kentucky (PI: Mark Williams)

Evaluation of natural sprays for control of economically important foliar and fruit diseases of tomato and cucurbits (PI: Paul Vincelli)

No-till cropping systems for organic and sustainable corn and soybean production (PI: Larry Grabau)

Optimizing organic production of select small fruits using high tunnels
(PI: Mark Williams)

Optimizing romaine lettuce production in Kentucky (PI: Mark Williams)

Organic apple orchard establishment (PI: Doug Archbold)

Organic grain crops field research initiative (PI: Larry Grabau)

Sustainable/organic research results

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