The severity of nitrogen losses from extreme summer rainfalls, and how you react to them, depends on many factors.
Charles White, Mary Barbercheck, Ph.D.
This article discusses tailoring a cover crop mixture, building a complementary mix, determining which species to use, methods to establish mixtures, and considerations when terminating mixtures.
Thomas Ford, Tianna DuPont
Fruit and vegetable producers can follow these best practices for keeping produce fresh and safe in the field, at harvest, and through proper postharvest steps of cooling, washing, storage, and packing.
Elsa Sanchez, Ph.D., Charles White
There are a lot of good reasons for using covers crops on vegetable farms including recycling or adding nitrogen to the soil.
The harlequin bug is an important insect pest of cabbage and related crops in the southern half of the United States. Recently it has been reported more frequently in southeastern Pennsylvania.