Organic apple orchards benefit from green compost applications

Organic apple orchards benefit from green compost applications

In traditional apple orchards, effective management practices rely on two interrelated components.

DNA system tests for potato pathogens

DNA system tests for potato pathogens

Australian scientists have created a diagnostic system that tests for six soil-borne pathogens that threaten potato crops.

Biodiesel farm equipment study finds no problems

Biodiesel farm equipment study finds no problems

Researchers conducted study in consultation with agriculture industry groups, through the federal National Renewable Diesel Demonstration Initiative.

Stripe rust severe in central Alberta

Stripe rust severe in central Alberta

Central Alberta continues to report severe stripe rust in winter and spring cereals.

New poultry litter applicator can cut nutrient runoff

New poultry litter applicator can cut nutrient runoff

Researchers will demonstrate a prototype farm implement that cuts nutrient runoff and bacterial contamination from poultry litter at the Manure Science Review.

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