Greenhouse Best Management Practices (BMP): Transforming Principles into Practice
Congressional District: NY 26
Research Category: Water Quality
Focus Categories: Agriculture, Non Point Pollution
Keywords: greenhouses, nurseries, nonpoint source management, nutrients, pesticides
Project Type: Information Transfer
Principal Investigators: Jana Lamboy, Thomas Weiler and Mary-Lynn Cummings, Cornell University
Summary Description: This is a long-term project designed to raise awareness of water quality issues facing ornamental horticulture, produce resources to help in education and assessment, and to increase the implementation of Best Management Practices without enlisting new legislation.