Wisconsin Nursery Association seeks proposals

The Wisconsin Nursery Association (WNA) is seeking proposals for research projects that would be beneficial to the Wisconsin Nursery industry. Project proposals for funding may include but are not limited to the following: Breeding projects; Plant production, including fertilization projects; Container production; Projects that relate to weed, insect, disease or other pest prevention, control or eradication; Other projects that will benefit the Wisconsin Nursery industry represented by the applicant or applicant’s organization.

Funding under the WNA grant program is budgeted at $5,000 per year, with $4,000 available for new projects in 2007. Multiple year projects will be considered for funding for the current year only, and cost-sharing for projects projected over multiple years is recommended.

Submission deadline is June 20, 2007. More information can be found here: