By Melissa Hansen|2014-07-02T13:03:34+00:00May 1st, 2013|
Research in a newly planted organic vineyard showed just how difficult and labor-intensive weed control is under organic conditions. Not
By Geraldine Warner|2013-11-24T18:28:12+00:00April 15th, 2013|
DON’T LET WEEDS
It’s particularly important to keep up with weed control in a young orchard because the weeds compete
By Melissa Hansen|2013-11-24T18:41:17+00:00April 15th, 2013|
Engineer Graham Brodie developed the microwave weed-killing machine. Four microwave horn antennae at the back end, each about four inches
By Richard Lehnert|2013-11-24T18:19:55+00:00April 15th, 2013|
For 21 years now, Dr. Ian Merwin has tended a 320-tree apple orchard on the eastern shore of Cayuga Lake
By admin|2014-07-02T12:35:20+00:00February 15th, 2013|
New technology combining hydroponics and drip irrigation is being used to grow fruit trees, offering benefits to orchardists in
By Melissa Hansen|2013-11-24T19:36:28+00:00May 1st, 2012|
Bill Powers used common materials—screen mesh, bottoms of plastic jugs—to construct his pest fan.
The key to making organic practices
By Melissa Hansen|2013-11-24T19:35:59+00:00May 1st, 2012|
These large crabgrass seedlings show the effect of preemergence application of manuka oil. Control is on the right. Concentrations of
By Melissa Hansen|2013-11-24T18:25:08+00:00April 15th, 2012|
Marestail, or horseweed, has been confirmed to be resistant to glyphosate in California.
Have you read your glyphosate herbicide label lately?
By Richard Lehnert|2013-11-24T15:22:02+00:00April 15th, 2012|
As you approach weed control this spring, remember the word SUPPLY.
That’s the acronym Dr. Hannah Mathers developed to help orchardists
By Richard Lehnert|2013-11-24T15:21:50+00:00April 15th, 2012|
Choosing a herbicide program for an orchard is not so simple as choosing which herbicide kills what weeds and when.