by Mark Dempsey, CFSA Farm Services Coordinator
Mugwort emerging through a rolled cover crop in late summer. Suppression from a rolled cover crop lasts several months, but a bad perennial weed infestation will eventually push through, requiring further treatment. Photo by Mark Dempsey.
Staying ahead of weeds this time of year is one of the organic farmer’s [...]
by Gena Moore, CFSA’s Organic Research Coordinator
Pruners being used to remove a sucker. Photo by Gena Moore.
Tomato field production comes with many challenges. Tomato plants are susceptible to many seasonal diseases and conditions that impact plant health and reduce marketable yields. Although many challenges exist, there are some strategies you can take to mitigate disease [...]