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Title Funding Category Categories Funding Date Final Report
Organic Food Barley: Developing Nutritious and Delicious Varieties for the Pacific Northwest Research North Central, Small grain, West, Breeding, Food Quality September 2014
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
Create Two Open-Pollinated, Sugary Enhanced Sweet Corn Varieties--Year 4 Research Corn, North Central, NorthEast, Open Pollinated, South, West, Breeding June 2014
Developing "Organic-Ready" Maize Populations with Gametophytic Incompatibility Year IV Research Corn, GMO Protection, North Central, NorthEast, Open Pollinated, South, West, Breeding June 2014
Organic Seed Production and Improvement Training Program for Vermont Education and Outreach NorthEast, Other, Breeding December 2013
Can Organic Garlic Seed Stock Be Created Disease-free from the Production of Garlic Bulbils? Research NorthEast, Other, Breeding, Disease Management December 2013
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
Managing indigenous seed-inhabiting microbes for biological control against Fusarium pathogens in corn Research Corn, West, Breeding, Disease Management December 2013
Developing testing protocols to assure the quality of fertilizer materials for organic agriculture Research West, Fertility Management, Systems Studies April 2013 Final Report
Developing "Organic-Ready" Maize Populations with Gametophytic Incompatibility Year III Research Corn, North Central, Other, Breeding February 2013
Participatory Screening of Broccoli Varieties for Organic Systems in Western North Carolina Research South, Vegetables, Breeding February 2013
Effect of Compost Extracts on Organic Seed Germination and Reduction of Weed Seed Expression Research NorthEast, Other, Breeding, Weed Management February 2013
Create Two Open-Pollinated, Sugary Enhanced Sweet Corn Varieties - Year III Research Corn, West, Breeding November 2012
Snap Beans With Enhanced Nitrogen-Use Efficiency for Organic Production -Year 1 Research North Central, Other, Vegetables, Breeding November 2012
Breeding day-neutral strawberry cultivars for organic production in the Pacific Northwest Research Fruit, Strawberries, West, Breeding March 2012
"Contamination Avoidance and Testing Protocols” Project Education and Outreach Other, West, Food Quality March 2012 Final Report
Developing “Organic-Ready” Maize Populations with Gametophytic Incompatibility Year 2 Research Corn, North Central, Breeding March 2012
Creating two open pollinated, sugary enhanced sweet corn varieties Research Corn, West, Breeding November 2011
Measuring Active Carbon to Predict Seasonal Nitrate Mineralization on Organic Farms Research NorthEast, Economics, Fertility Management, Systems Studies November 2011 Final Report
Pollinator conservation strategies for organic seed producers Education and Outreach Bees and Pollinators, Other, Vegetables, West November 2011 Final Report
Participatory screening of broccoli varieties for organic systems in Western North Carolina Research South, Vegetables, Breeding November 2011
Grafting Vegetables for Soil-Borne Disease Resistance Research Eggplant, Melon, Tomatoes, West, Disease Management March 2011 Final Report
Searchable Library of Articles on Organic Growing Education and Outreach Fruit, NorthEast, Vegetables March 2011 Final Report
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
Developing “Organic-Ready” Maize Populations Research Corn, North Central, Breeding March 2011
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
Organic Livestock Handbook: a Canadian Organic Growers Practical Skills Handbook Education and Outreach Other, Livestock March 2011 Final Report
Development of a Holistic Management Plan for the Apple Flea Weevil Research Apples, Fruit, North Central, Insect Management March 2011 Final Report
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
Farmer-based evolutionary participatory plant breeding for organic quinoa, buckwheat, and spelt Research North Central, Small grain, West, Breeding November 2010 Final Report
Organic cover crop seed production as a sustainable enterprise for the Southeast Research Small grain, South, Cover Crops, Economics November 2010 Final Report
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
Expanding farmer-to-farmer learning for Idaho's organic farmers Education and Outreach North Central November 2010 Final Report
Enhancing insect pest management in organic systems using genotypically diverse cultivar mixtures Research NorthEast, Other, Small grain, Insect Management March 2010 Final Report
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
Co-managing biodiversity conservation and food safety on organic farms Education and Outreach Disease Management, Food Quality March 2010 Final Report
Finding cost-effective weed and nutrient management practices in organic pear orchards Research Fruit, West, Economics, Weed Management November 2009 Final Report
Molasses as an alternative energy feed source for organic dairies Research Livestock November 2009 Final Report
Identification of superior cover crop varieties for organic seed production in the Maritime Northwest Research Other, West, Cover Crops, Weed Management November 2009
Fungi, predatory mites and guardian plants for thrips IPM in organic greenhouse ornamentals Research NorthEast, Other, Insect Management November 2009 Final Report
Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network Farmer-to-Farmer Program organic outreach Education and Outreach South November 2009 Final Report
Integrating bats into organic pest management Research Apples, Corn, Fruit, North Central, Other, Insect Management November 2009
The liberation of the Odairy archives Education and Outreach North Central, NorthEast, South, West, Livestock November 2009 Final Report
Investigating the use of buckwheat strips to attract beneficial insects for the management of Colorado potato beetle Research NorthEast, Other, Small grain, Vegetables, Cover Crops, Insect Management March 2009 Final Report
Biological mediation of apple replant disease in organic apple orchards Research Apples, Fruit, Small grain, West, Disease Management March 2009
Investigating the effects of shade canopy management on natural enemies, pests, plant damage and yield in organic coffee plantations Research Other, Insect Management March 2009 Final Report
Enhancing biological control of insect pests using flowering intercrops in wine grape ecosystems Research Fruit, West, Wine grapes, Economics, Insect Management March 2009 Final Report
Seed Increase Trials Lead to Release of Promising New Disease- Resistant Varieties Research Bees and Pollinators, Cucumber, Fruit, Melon, NorthEast, Squash, Vegetables, Breeding, Disease Management, Insect Management March 2009 Final Report
Hops Show Potential as Complement to Orchard Systems: Adapting organic apple practices for Great Lakes Region organic hops production Research NorthEast, Other, Insect Management March 2009 Final Report
Developing an organic commercial production system for the Goji berry Research Fruit, Other, South, Food Quality March 2009 Final Report

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