Rosa E. Raudales

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O rganic farming systems rely on approved practices for the control of plant diseases. Approved practices widely used by organic (and conventional farmers alike) include the use of disease resistant/tolerant cultivars and disease reducing cultural strategies, such as crop rotation and sanitation. In addition, composts and organic mulches can be used to help(More)
Uncertainty about the cost of water treatment is a potential barrier to adoption of irrigation treatment and recycling. The objective of this study was to estimate the cost of irrigation-water filtration and sanitation based on a survey of 11 greenhouse operations. Screen filtration of ebb-and-flood irrigation water cost ($0.02–$0.17 per 1000 gal) less than(More)
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