Soils & Weed Management
Featured stories covering soils and weed management strategies in this issue.
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Preparing for fire
Foresters, growers give advice for protecting orchards and vineyards from wildfires.
Herbicide resistance pushes California grape growers to try bringing back weed control strategies such as sheep and cultivation.
What lies beneath
A researcher seeks to determine which indicators are most important in soil.
New approaches needed for weed control
Herbicide resistance is a threat growers need to take seriously.
Weed worries: Herbicide-resistant species are top of mind
Glyphosate-resistance is primary weed concern for wine grape growers in Washington state.
Scout teams help growers target, dial in their IPM.
Van den Ende and Tisdall: Keep phytophthora out of your orchard
This ‘plant destroyer’ fungus thrives in wet soils.
Orchard netting can help prevent fruit sunburn in addition to protecting against hail damage.
Growing into the future – Video
New Zealand researchers and growers testing limits with 2D, 3D systems.
Kyle Ardiel, a young grower from Thornbury, Ontario
family background/ After growing up on the family farm, Kyle earned a business degree working as a CPA before returning to work with