June 12, 2024
Headshot of Jill Fitzsimmons

Jill Fitzsimmons, a research professor in resource economics, is part of a research team set to receive $1.19 million to study solutions for managing cranberry fruit rot, a long-standing problem in the cranberry industry. The award is part of a larger $4.1 million USDA-NIFA (U.S. Department of Agriculture-National Institute of Food and Agriculture) Specialty Crop Research Initiative Grant.