Climate, soil, water and chilling all effect which fruit trees will do best on your property. Here's what to consider.
Presentation by Kurtis L. Schroeder, Cropping Systems Agronomist & Plant Pathologist, on Soilborne Diseases of Cereals: Identification and Management
Most “sick tree” problems can be traced back to underlying stresses that have reduced the tree's vigor, making it more vulnerable to diseases or insect pests.
Gophers can cause a lot of damage on a farm. Here's what to do when these small mammals invade your small acreage: Trap them, set out bait or maybe even enlist the help of barn owls. If you decide to try a trap, make sure to set it in the main tunnel.
Home remedies have shown some effectiveness against many garden pests and diseases.
Proper watering and yearly renovation can help stem strawberry gray mold, also known as Botrytis fruit rot.