Crop Management

Low tunnels show good results for strawberries

June-bearing (short-day) strawberries are a high-value crop, but their brief harvest season severely limits the window of opportunity for making a profit. At most, with a combination of cultivar an... more

Quebec berry growers tout innovative approaches

One of the leading horticulture researchers in Canada hosted a farm stop during the North American Strawberry Growers Association’s (NASGA) summer tour. Gr... more

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Registration open for first Missouri Tomato Conference

The inaugural Missouri Tomato Conference will be held Aug. 14-15 to teach growers and serious hobbyists more about Missouri’s to... more »

University of Michigan Campus Farm thrives with student efforts

The Campus Farm at the University of Michigan is a flagship learning lab for the UM Sustainable Food Program, which was formed in 2012 as an umbrella... more »

Effects of pesticide treatments on weeds studied at UNH

A researcher with the NH Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire has received a $474,679 grant ... more »

Clemson: New fungicide tips for Southern blight

  A Clemson University researcher has determined a new management strategy for Southern blight – a serious disease that kills tomatoes... more »

Explore benefits of high tunnels during Indiana field days

Purdue Extension and Indiana University are collaborating to offer field days featuring high tunnels, geared towards Indiana farmers who own or ... more »

Weather favors cucurbit downy mildew

Currently it has been confirmed in eleven counties in central and southern Pennsylvania with an unconfirmed report on cucumber in western Pennsylvania... more »

OSU Extension to host Farm Management, Technology Field Day

The Mahoning County office of Ohio State University Extension is hosting a field day Aug. 9 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Ward Campbell Farm, 11440 Pal... more »

Best practices shared for sustaining public plant breeding

How can public plant breeding programs reap royalties and research investments while keeping their cultivars in the public domain? This is one of the ... more »

Crop rotation, pest management impacted by climate change

According to the USDA report Climate Change and Agriculture in the United States: Effects and Adaptation, temperatures in the next 40 years are expe... more »

Seedless watermelons focus of grafting study

Some people love to eat a juicy, seedless watermelon for a tasty, refreshing snack during a hot, Florida summer day. University of Florida scientists ... more »


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