Information on business management, including the Start Farming project, models for the future, land aquisition, value-added agriculture and food for profit. Resources also available for new women farmers, young next generation producers and next generation Hispanic producers.
On a recent trip to a wholesale marketing cooperative, the manager explained how she is always looking for more fruit from her growers.
Young Grower Alliance offers educational opportunities for young fruit growers taking over the family operation, developing a new enterprise, or innovating production practices.
Healthy soils yield healthy crops, But what is healthy soil and how do we achieve it?
By Marley E Skinner, Megan Chawner, Tianna DuPont Length5:23
Here we talk about some of the physical properties of soil including organic matter, aggregate stability, water infiltration and compaction.
The term “small fruit” includes many of the berry crops such as blackberries, blueberries, and strawberries among others.
By Jayson K. Harper, Ph.D., Lynn Kime
Grapes are produced in many areas throughout the Commonwealth and lend themselves well to small-scale and part-time farming operations.
¿Hay algún problema con su planta? ¿Cuál es la causa? No asuma que sabe la respuesta y accidentalmente trate el problema equivocado.
By Robert Crassweller, Ph.D., Montserrat Fonseca Estrada
El éxito de una huerta va de la mano con la planeación y preparación del sitio.