Phillip E. Marucci Center for Blueberry and Cranberry Research and Extension

Address

125a Lake Oswego
Chatsworth, NJ  08019

County

Burlington

Web Address

Description

The Philip E. Marucci Center for Blueberry and Cranberry Research and Extension is a substation of the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES) of Rutgers University.  The Center's goals are to: 1) ensure the continued production and availability of high-quality blueberries and cranberries through basic and applied research; 2) minimize the use of pesticides in the culture of these two crops; 3) maintain research programs on the identification of natural products in cranberries and blueberries with beneficial health properties; and 4) investigate causes and controls of diseases that affect blueberries and cranberries.