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Dave Schmidt, who runs Troublesome Creek Cattle Co. with his wife Meg near Exira in Audubon County, shared with me over email a small project they were trying on their farm involving rolling a cereal rye cover crop ahead of a summer grazing mix. I asked Dave to write a guest piece for our blog […]

June 15, 2015 

BLOG POST

Weed management on organic vegetable farms requires a lot of labor and time. Black plastic mulch is the standard option for keeping weed back, warming soil, and retaining soil moisture. However, black plastic leaves a mess to clean up at the end of the season, with few, if any, good options for responsible disposal. Because […]

April 29, 2015 

BLOG POST

Free-Range Eggs, Organic Weed Management and On-Farm Energy are Focus of Practical Farmers of Iowa Field Day July 7, near McCallsburg (Story County) For Release: June 21, 2012 Download PDF (198 kB) View Fullscreen

June 21, 2012 

NEWS RELEASE

Assessing Tillage Radish for Weed Control in Vegetable Production Project timeline: August 2009 – April 2010 Published: June 9, 2011 Download PDF (237 kB) View Fullscreen

June 9, 2011 

RESEARCH REPORT

Weed ManagementPublished: February 3, 2003 Download PDF (377 kB) View Fullscreen

February 3, 2003 

RESEARCH REPORT

Weeds – Alternative ApproachesPublished: February 4, 2002 Download PDF (234 kB) View Fullscreen

February 4, 2002 

RESEARCH REPORT

Flaming for WeedsPublished: February 5, 2001 Download PDF (261 kB) View Fullscreen

February 5, 2001 

RESEARCH REPORT

Weed Management TrialsPublished: February 3, 1999 Download PDF (381 kB) View Fullscreen

February 3, 1999 

RESEARCH REPORT

Weed ManagementPublished: February 4, 1997 Download PDF (270 kB) View Fullscreen

February 4, 1997 

RESEARCH REPORT

Weed Management TrialsPublished: February 6, 1996 Download PDF (248 kB) View Fullscreen

February 6, 1996 

RESEARCH REPORT