2012 Funded Research

Project No. Principal Investigator Title of Proposal Amount
HS-12-01 Beaudry, Randolph Optimizing CA and air storage of honeycrisp apples. $3,500
HS-12-02 Gut, Larry Monitoring for invasive pest of MI tree fruits. $2,000
HS-12-03 Hanson, Eric Efficacy and use of recently labeled blueberry herbicides. $3,900
HS-12-04 Hanson, Eric Day neutral strawberries and potted raspberries in high tunnels. $2,800
HS-12-05 Isaacs, Rufus Responding to Spotted Wing Drosophila’s arrival in Michigan berry crops. $2,800
HS-12-06 Lang, Gregory Fruiting wall training systems and high tunnel opportunities for nectarines, apricots, and plum/pluots. $4,200
HS-12-07 Schilder, Annemiek Improving prospects for management of blueberry leaf rust. $7,328
HS-12-08 Schilder, Annemiek Establishing a “killing field” for strawberry black root rot research. $1,672
HS-12-09 Schwallier, Philip Apogee tall spindle SW MI Trial 2012 $2,000
HS-12-10 Schwallier, Philip Chemical thinning & PGR’s evaluation. $4,000
HS-12-11 Sundin, George Screening of multiple fungal pathogens for sensitivity to SDHI fungicides and development of resistance detection methods. $6,300
HS-12-12 Teull, Julianna Developing sprinkler based input delivery for fruiting wall style tree fruit crops. $12,000
HS-12-13 Zandstra, Bernard Improved fruit production with use of new residual herbicides. $2,500
  Total General Trust Fund $55,000

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