April 23, 2018

Wool Mulch Strawberry Production

Research in using wool mulch for the production of strawberries in Minnesota

plant in wool

University of Minnesota researchers conducted several years of trials using a combination of wool mulch and between-row canola as a weed control strategy in strawberries grown in Central Minnesota. The latest field trials concluded in 2008.

Explore the following pages for a detailed history of the project, images of the plots during various phases, data, and links to useful sites. 

Hisotry of wool mulch strawberry production research at the U of M

Timeline and images of research plots

Research data