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Title Funding Category Categories Funding Date Final Report City Province
Evaluating Soil Protein as a New Soil Health Indicator Research North Central, Fertility Management April 2017 Wooster Ohio
Developing a Cover Crop-Based, No-Till System for Small-Scale Vegetable Producers: Effects on Soil Health, Weeds, Arthropod Communities, and Yield Research Other, South, Cover Crops, Fertility Management, Insect Management, Weed Management April 2017 Florissant Missouri
Evaluation of Organic Strawberry Transplants for Organic Strawberry Production Research Strawberries, West, Breeding April 2017 Watsonville California
Corn Earworm Management: A Survey of Organic Sweet Corn Growers Research Corn, Breeding, Disease Management, Insect Management April 2017 Madison Wisconsin
Examination of Organic Grain Productivity to Support the Upper Peninsula Organic Livestock Industry Research North Central, Small grain, Livestock, Systems Studies April 2017 Chatham Michigan
Nutrient Budgeting in Organic Grain Production Research Other, Small grain, Fertility Management July 2016 Winnipeg
A New Approach for Successful Organic Peach Production in the Southeast Research Other, South, Disease Management, Insect Management June 2016 Clemson South Carolina
Flowering Plants in Organic Strawberry Fields to Enhance Natural Enemies and Pollinators and Improve Pest Control and Fruit Quality Bees and Pollinators, South, Strawberries, Disease Management, Insect Management June 2016 Wimauma Florida
Creating Climate Resilient Organic Systems by Enhancing Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi Associations Research Other, Fertility Management, Weed Management June 2016 Madison Wisconsin
Developing integrated Irrigation Management Strategies to Improve Water and Nutrient Use Efficiency of Organic Processing Tomato Production Research Tomatoes, West June 2016 Davis California
Field Evaluation of Designed Compost Extracts for Organic Weed Suppression Research NorthEast, Other, Weed Management June 2016 Kutztown Pennsylvania
Long-term Organic Farming Impacts on Soil Fertility Research West, Fertility Management, Food Quality, Systems Studies November 2014 Final Report Fort Collins Colorado
Participatory Screening of Broccoli Varieties for Summer Production in Organic Systems in Western North Carolina—Year 3: Phase II--On-farm Trials Research Broccoli, South, Vegetables, Breeding October 2014 Final Report Mills River North Carolina
Organic Food Barley: Developing Nutritious and Delicious Varieties for the Pacific Northwest Research North Central, Small grain, West, Breeding, Food Quality September 2014 Pullman Washington
Deploying microbes as a seed treatment for protection against soil-borne plant pathogens Research Fruit, Herbs, North Central, NorthEast, Small grain, South, Vegetables, West, Disease Management June 2014 Final Report Kutztown Pennsylvania
Create Two Open-Pollinated, Sugary Enhanced Sweet Corn Varieties--Year 4 Research Corn, North Central, NorthEast, Open Pollinated, South, West, Breeding June 2014 Final Report Grants Pass Oregon
Developing "Organic-Ready" Maize Populations with Gametophytic Incompatibility: Year IV Research Corn, GMO Protection, North Central, NorthEast, Open Pollinated, South, West, Breeding June 2014 Final Report Dickinson North Dakota
Organic Seed Production and Improvement Training Program for Vermont Education and Outreach NorthEast, Other, Breeding December 2013 Richmond Vermont
Can Organic Garlic Seed Stock Be Created Disease-free from the Production of Garlic Bulbils? Research NorthEast, Other, Breeding, Disease Management December 2013 Livonia New York
Snap Beans with Enhanced Nitrogen-Use Efficiency for Organic Production-Year 2 Research NorthEast, Other, Breeding, Disease Management, Economics, Fertility Management, Insect Management December 2013 Madison Wisconsin
Managing indigenous seed-inhabiting microbes for biological control against Fusarium pathogens in corn Research Corn, West, Breeding, Disease Management December 2013 Final Report Eugene Oregon
Effect of Compost Extracts on Organic Seed Germination and Reduction of Weed Seed Expression Research NorthEast, Weed Management July 2013 Final Report Kutztown Pennsylvania
Developing testing protocols to assure the quality of fertilizer materials for organic agriculture Research West, Fertility Management, Systems Studies April 2013 Final Report Davis California
Developing "Organic-Ready" Maize Populations with Gametophytic Incompatibility Year III Research Corn, North Central, Other, Breeding February 2013 Dickinson North Dakota
Participatory Screening of Broccoli Varieties for Organic Systems in Western North Carolina Research South, Vegetables, Breeding February 2013 Mills River North Carolina
Effect of Compost Extracts on Organic Seed Germination and Reduction of Weed Seed Expression Research NorthEast, Other, Breeding, Weed Management February 2013 Final Report Kutztown Pennsylvania
Create Two Open-Pollinated, Sugary Enhanced Sweet Corn Varieties - Year III Research Corn, West, Breeding November 2012 Grants Pass, Oregon
Snap Beans With Enhanced Nitrogen-Use Efficiency for Organic Production -Year 1 Research North Central, Other, Vegetables, Breeding November 2012 Madison Wisconsin
Breeding day-neutral strawberry cultivars for organic production in the Pacific Northwest Research Fruit, Strawberries, West, Breeding March 2012 Puyallup Washington
"Contamination Avoidance and Testing Protocols” Project Education and Outreach Other, West, Food Quality March 2012 Final Report Montrose Colorado
Developing “Organic-Ready” Maize Populations with Gametophytic Incompatibility Year 2 Research Corn, North Central, Breeding March 2012 Dickinson North Dakota
Creating two open pollinated, sugary enhanced sweet corn varieties Research Corn, West, Breeding November 2011 Williams Oregon
Measuring Active Carbon to Predict Seasonal Nitrate Mineralization on Organic Farms Research NorthEast, Economics, Fertility Management, Systems Studies November 2011 Final Report Puyallup Washington
Pollinator conservation strategies for organic seed producers Education and Outreach Bees and Pollinators, Other, Vegetables, West November 2011 Final Report Portland Oregon
Participatory screening of broccoli varieties for organic systems in Western North Carolina Research South, Vegetables, Breeding November 2011 Mills North Carolina
On-farm testing of organic weed control strategies in Indiana Research Other, Vegetables, West November 2011 Final Report Nashville Indiana
Grafting Vegetables for Soil-Borne Disease Resistance Research Eggplant, Melon, Tomatoes, West, Disease Management March 2011 Final Report Mount Vernon Washington
Searchable Library of Articles on Organic Growing Education and Outreach Fruit, NorthEast, Vegetables March 2011 Final Report Barre, Massachusetts
Integrating Biological Control for the Key Pests Diamondback Moth and Cabbage Aphid in Organic Brussels Sprouts Research Brussel sprouts, Vegetables, West, Insect Management March 2011 Santa Cruz California
Developing “Organic-Ready” Maize Populations Research Corn, North Central, Breeding March 2011 Dickinson North Dakota
Organic Participatory Plant Breeding Toolkit: Tools and training in participatory breeding projects for researchers and organic farmers Education and Outreach Other, West, Breeding March 2011 Final Report Port Townsend Washington
Organic Livestock Handbook: a Canadian Organic Growers Practical Skills Handbook Education and Outreach Other, Livestock March 2011 Final Report Ontario Ontario
Development of a Holistic Management Plan for the Apple Flea Weevil Research Apples, Fruit, North Central, Insect Management March 2011 Final Report East Lansing Michigan
Reducing risk associated with organic snap bean production in Wisconsin Research North Central, Other, Vegetables, Disease Management, Insect Management, Weed Management November 2010 Final Report Madison Wisconsin
Farmer-based evolutionary participatory plant breeding for organic quinoa, buckwheat, and spelt Research North Central, Small grain, West, Breeding November 2010 Final Report Pullman Washington
Organic cover crop seed production as a sustainable enterprise for the Southeast Research Small grain, South, Cover Crops, Economics November 2010 Final Report Sylvania Georgia
Four organic breeding guides: An Introduction to Organic Breeding; and Organic Breeding for Sweet Corn, Carrots, and Tomatoes Education and Outreach Corn, North Central, Tomatoes, Vegetables, West, Breeding November 2010 Final Report Port Townsend Washington
Expanding farmer-to-farmer learning for Idaho's organic farmers Education and Outreach North Central November 2010 Final Report Boise Idaho
Enhancing insect pest management in organic systems using genotypically diverse cultivar mixtures Research NorthEast, Other, Small grain, Insect Management March 2010 Final Report University Park Pennsylvania
Integrated soil-borne disease and weed management for organic strawberries using anaerobic soil disinfestation, broccoli residue incorporation and mustard cake application Research Fruit, Strawberries, West, Disease Management, Economics, Weed Management March 2010 Final Report Santa Cruz California

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