OFRF Grant Research Database

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Title Funding Category Categories Funding Date Final Report City Province
Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network Farmer-to-Farmer Program organic outreach Education and Outreach South November 2009 Final Report Huntsville Alabama
Integrating bats into organic pest management Research Apples, Corn, Fruit, North Central, Other, Insect Management November 2009 Charlotte Michigan
The liberation of the Odairy archives Education and Outreach North Central, NorthEast, South, West, Livestock November 2009 Final Report Deerfield Massachusetts
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 Lockport New York
Biological mediation of apple replant disease in organic apple orchards Research Apples, Fruit, Small grain, West, Disease Management March 2009 Final Report Pullman Washington
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 Toledo Ohio
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 Berkeley California
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 Ithaca New York
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 East Lansing Michigan
Developing an organic commercial production system for the Goji berry Research Fruit, Other, South, Food Quality March 2009 Final Report Lovettsville Virginia
Nebraska NRCS Training Boosts Farmer Enrollees in EQIP Organic Initiative Education and Outreach North Central, Systems Studies March 2009 Final Report Lyons Nebraska
Field Days for Women Organic Farmers: A Success Story Education and Outreach West, Cover Crops, Disease Management, Insect Management, Livestock March 2009 Final Report Central Point Oregon
Optimizing mulch and fertilizer use in organic blueberries Research Fruit, North Central, Other, Systems Studies November 2008 East Lansing Michigan
Midwest Breeding Project Aims for Cold-Tolerant Sweet Corn Research Corn, North Central, Breeding November 2008 Final Report Madison Wisconsin
Developing web resources for organic production in high tunnels Education and Outreach North Central November 2008 Manhattan Kansas
Fish extracts for integrated disease, insect, and fertility management in organic blueberries in the Southeastern U.S. Research Fruit, South, Disease Management, Insect Management November 2008 Final Report Georgia
Bilingual farmer training and mentorship program Education and Outreach North Central November 2008 Final Report Marshalltown Iowa
Study Helps Steer Organic Rice Producers to New & Effective Fertilizers Research Small grain, West, Systems Studies November 2008 Final Report Davis California
Managing Farm Habitat Shows Promise in Cutworm Control Research Corn, NorthEast, Insect Management November 2008 Final Report Kutztown Pennsylvania
Organic Vegetable Manual Adds to Slate of Quality Production Guides from Canadian Organic Growers Education and Outreach NorthEast, Systems Studies November 2008 Final Report Ottawa
Vineyard Research Shows Pest Management Value of Songbird Nest Boxes Research Fruit, West, Wine grapes, Insect Management November 2008 Final Report Santa Cruz California
Evaluation of day-neutral strawberries in organic systems in Washington Research Fruit, Strawberries, West, Systems Studies November 2008 Puyallup Washington
Harnessing aphid alarm pheromone to rid broccoli heads of aphids Research Other, Vegetables, West, Insect Management November 2008 Final Report Davis California
Integrating songbird conservation and insect pest management in organic California vineyards Research West, Wine grapes, Insect Management November 2008 Final Report Santa Cruz California
Integrating Biological Control with Trap Crop Management in California Organic Strawberries Research Fruit, Strawberries, West, Insect Management March 2008 Final Report Santa Cruz California
Off-season blackberry and raspberry production to expand markets and sustain farm profitability Research Fruit, Other, South, Economics, Systems Studies March 2008 Final Report Fayetteville Arizona
Midwest Study Highlights Viability of Organic Certified Potato Seed Production Research North Central, Other, Disease Management, Insect Management March 2008 Final Report Madison Wisconsin
Measuring Small-scale Farm Success: A Florida Study Research South March 2008 Final Report
Minnesota Reports Provide Real-World Data on Organic Farm Performance Education and Outreach North Central, Economics March 2008 Final Report Minneapolis Minnesota
Sustainable Organic Farming and Marketing Project Education and Outreach West March 2008 Final Report Forest Grove Oregon
Midwest Apple Producers Receive Season-long Mentoring Via Conference Calls Education and Outreach Apples, Fruit, North Central, Disease Management, Insect Management March 2008 Final Report Madison Wisconsin
Suppression of Pythium damping off with compost and vermicompost Research NorthEast, Disease Management March 2008 Final Report Ithaca New York
Organic Seed Production Guides Help Fill Knowledge Gap Education and Outreach Vegetables, West, Fertility Management March 2008 Final Report Port Townsend Washington
Insect management tools for organic cranberry production in the Pacific Northwest Research Fruit, Other, West, Insect Management March 2008 Final Report Vancouver British Columbia
Organic Farmers Flock to Farm Walk Series Education and Outreach West March 2008 Final Report Seattle Washington
Garlic Producer Closes In On Successful Weeding Strategies Research Other, West, Weed Management March 2008 Final Report Moscow Idaho
Fungi, Predatory Mites and Guardian Plants for Thrips IPM in Organic Greenhouse Ornamentals Research NorthEast, Other, Vegetables, Insect Management March 2008 Final Report Burlington Vermont
Development of Corn Borer-Resistant Corn for Organic Farming Systems Research Corn, North Central, Insect Management March 2008 Final Report Big Timber Montana
Eff ectiveness and economic impact of weed control systems in organic garlic production Research Other, West, Weed Management March 2008 Final Report Colfax Washington
Evaluation of screened high tunnels for production of organic vegetables in Colorado Research Vegetables, West, Insect Management March 2008 Final Report Fort Collins Colorado
Public Breeding for Organic Agriculture – Screening for Horizontal Resistance to Late Blight in Tomato Research Tomatoes, West, Disease Management March 2008 Final Report Port Townsend Washington
Farm Made: A Guide to On-Farm Processing for Organic Producers Education and Outreach Fruit, Livestock, Other, South, Vegetables, Economics, Food Quality November 2007 Final Report Poteau Oklahoma
Fundamentals of Organic Farming and Gardening: An Instructor’s Guide Education and Outreach Other, South, Systems Studies November 2007 Final Report Atlanta Georgia
Farm Made: A Guide to On-Farm Processing for Organic Producers Education and Outreach Other, West, Systems Studies November 2007 Poteau Oklahoma
Grafting tomatoes on disease resistant rootstocks for small-scale organic production Research NorthEast, Tomatoes, Disease Management November 2007 Final Report Raleigh North Carolina
Prioritizing research, education and regulatory pest management needs of organic potato farmers through participatory strategic planning Research North Central, Other, Vegetables, Insect Management November 2007 Final Report Boise Idaho
Establishing breeding populations for organic broccoli, sweet corn, and red kale varieties Research Corn, Other, Vegetables, West, Breeding March 2007 Final Report Port Townsend Washington
Managing Natural Habitat Can Aid in Organic Pest Control Research Vegetables, West, Insect Management March 2007 Final Report Berkeley California
Organic certified seed potato production in the Midwest Research NorthEast, Other, Vegetables, Disease Management March 2007 Final Report Madison Wisconsin
Determining habitat requirements for natural enemies of crop pests Research Broccoli, West, Insect Management March 2007 Final Report Berkeley California

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