Pest Management Grants Program – Ornamentals & Flowers

Back to 1995-2002 Pest Management Grants Program

The summaries provide specific information about the projects and a perspective on the types of projects funded. Final reports provide information about project objectives, accomplishments, and the results of the project work. The reports are not edited by DPR. Statements and conclusions are those of the project principal investigator and not necessarily those of DPR.

Project Title Organization Project Summary Award Amount Final Report
Flowers Postharvest Disinfestation of Horticultural Commodities: Controlled Atmosphere as an Alternative to Methyl Bromide UC Davis
Elizabeth Mitcham
1996 $30,000 Not available
Flowers Training Scouts & Developing Demonstration Sites to Promote Floriculture IPM Programs UC Cooperative Extension, Ventura County
Julie Newman
Ornamentals Demonstrating Reduced–risk Pest Management Practices for Pests of Ornamental Cropping Systems UC Cooperative Extension
Karen Robb
2001 $48,499 00-0203S
Ornamentals Development of a Reduced–risk Pest Control Program in Ornamental Horticulture UC Davis
Michael Parrella
Not available
Roses Development & Implementation of a Reduced-risk Pest Management Strategy in Fresh Cut Roses UC Davis
Michael Parrella
1999 $30,000 98-0279

For further information regarding the Pest Management Grant program contact Mark Robertson at or (916) 324-2451.