Belgian horticulturist Tom Deckers discusses the pruning strategy for a four-leader system. Many pear-growing systems put too much energy [...]
An autonomous vehicle is being developed as part of the project “Comprehensive automation for specialty crops.”
The last Farm Bill [...]
The ladino clover cover crop thrived for the first two years but has begun to decline.
Apple growers [...]
Matt Whiting (right) discusses results of his research with the reflective material Extenday with Oregon State University [...]
A recent survey of Washington State apple growers suggests that orchard platforms are not widely used there.
Just over 10 [...]
Availability of labor will determine how quickly orchard automation is adopted, says Denny Hayden.
A widespread shortage of workers to [...]
Jerry Cross is in charge of entomology and plant pathology at East Malling Research, where trials to minimize residues [...]
Katy Lesser Clowney, while working at the Adams County extension office, found the Darwin at a show in Europe [...]