2015 Articles in Archive

publication date: Jan 1, 2015

January

How & why to treat seeds with hot water

Giving a talk? Don't be nervous

Eggplant can be a profitable crop for the hoophouse or greenhouse

A Farm to School program for smaller growers

Heirloom mums are back on track

February

Make your CSA more profitable

Don't be afraid of bare-root transplants

High-yielding greenhouse peppers

Celtuce: trending with chefs

New seed search engine launched

Top flowers for supermarkets & florists

March

Beyond kale: dealing with a seed shortage

A new way to propagate sweet potatoes

Greenhouse peppers, part 2

A trouble-free pickle alternative

Podcasts: a diversion from tedious tasks

Weed control in cut flower fields

April

Six strategies for preventing weeds

Organic management of spotted wing drosophila

Greens that can take the heat

Preparing for pesticide contamination

Planting bulbs quickly and often

May

Know your knots

Aspirations for the CSA movement

Cottage food laws create opportunity

Salad greens for hot summer weather

Foliage makes flowers special

June/July

Farming with a family

Proliferation of microbreweries creates abundant supply of mulching material

Two options to keep records in the field

A small farm in Ireland

Growing muskmelsons, a.k.a cantaloupes

Build your business with photographs

 August

Together forever? Learning to farm as a couple

Dry flowers & grains to extend season

From zero to $100k in 2 years

New tool helps you select cover crops

Checklist for a successful garlic harvest

 September

Using images to help you manage the farm

A vision and plan for a calm, orderly farm

Fences for all types of wildlife

Farmer networking groups flourish

Start now for next spring's flowers

October

Financial statements every farm should use

Copper-based fungicides and soil health

WA farmers struggle with heat

Assessment of heirloom/OP tomatoes

Preparing for frost and beyond

November/December

The lure of ginger: Growers love it, but it's not easy

Talk about money with other farmers

Financial statements, Part 2

Planning successions in the hoophouse

Disease in the winter greenhouse

 

 

 


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