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Managing target spot in cotton: results of a USDA NIFA-funded study

Monday, February 27, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST

Target spot, which is caused by the fungus Corynespora cassiicola, is an emerging disease in cotton in the Lower and Mid-South in the U.S. Phylogenetically, C. cassiicola isolates collected from cotton across the Lower South are distinct from those collected from other crops,...

Residue and Tillage Management in Organic Farming Systems: Eastern States

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT

Lindsay Haines Organic Program Specialist USDA NRCS Financial Assistance Programs DivisionDecreasing tillage and maximizing plant residue are important practices to improve the health of soil and reduce erosion. In many organic farming systems these practices can be...

Farming Implements in Action: Impacts on the Soil, Erosion Potential of Tillage Systems, and Economics

Friday, May 13, 2016 at 10:00 am EDT

This tutorial, which includes videos, provides an opportunity to learn about the types of soil disturbances that tillage implements have on soil and the effects of disturbance on soil loss. ...

Extreme Weather: Challenges and Opportunities for Organic Farming Systems in the Midwest Region

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Extreme Weather: Challenges and Opportunities for Organic Farming Systems in the Midwest Region, by Joel Gruver of Western Illinois University. The webinar takes place on November 17, 2015 at 2PM Eastern Time, 1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM...