2015 Funded Research

Project No. Principal Investigator Title of Proposal Amount
MSHS-15-01 Schilder, Annemick Can compost teas provide disease suppression and nutritional value to fruit crops? $10,088
MSHS-15-02 Schwallier, Phillip Evaluation of Multiple Leader High Density Apple Training Systems 2015 $8,000
MSHS-15-03 Schwallier, Phillip Evaluation of Precision Thinning and New PGR's Proposal 2015 $6,000
MSHS-15-04 Schwallier, Phillip Apogee Tall Spindle SW MI Trial Full Proposal 2015 $2,000
MSHS-15-05 Schwallier, Phillip DA Meter Investigation Predicting Maturity 2015 $6,000
MSHS-15-06 Lang, Gregory High tunnel fruiting wall Nectarines, Apricots/Apriums, and Plums/Pluots: post-establishment fruiting phase $7,892
MSHS-15-07 Gut, Larry Emerging Pests of MI Tree Fruits $6,000
MSHS-15-08 Hanson, Eric Raspberry varieties with potential of double cropping $3,000
MSHS-15-09 Schilder, Annemick Assessment of virus prevalence in Michigan raspberry fields $5,422
MSHS-15-10 Hanson, Eric Novel Berry Crops for Michigan Farms $3,500
MSHS-15-11 Flore, Jim Continued testing of mist-cooling to delay bloom and delay harvest using the SSCD (Solid-set canopy delivery system) $4,000
MSHS-15-12 Isaacs, Rufus Spotted wing drosophila control in MI berry crops $17,953
MSHS-15-13 Beaudry, Randolph Evaluation of Storage Alternatives for Honeycrisps and other CO2 Sensitive Varieties $3,000
  Total General Trust Fund $82,855