December 2009 Issue

Cover crops and pest control

By |December 1st, 2009|

Does attracting natural enemies to an orchard by planting a cover crop translate to better biological control of pests [...]

Field sorting could bring a bonus

By |December 1st, 2009|

The recently planted WSU research orchard will allow study of planting designs for the future.

One of the new technologies [...]

GRAS2P: Not another audit program

By |December 1st, 2009|

Susan Pheasant

Tesco Nature’s Choice, British Retail Consortium, Safe Quality Food 1000 and 2000, U.S. Department of Agriculture GAP, Costco, [...]

Growing nitrogen on the side

By |December 1st, 2009|

Dr. Steve Fransen points out that the ladino clover had pink root nodules, indicating that it was fixing nitrogen.

As [...]