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04/19/2018 / By Ralph Flores

Researchers from the University of Missouri revealed that probiotics can be used to enhance soil quality. The findings of the study

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-19-probiotics-found-to-improve-soil-microbial-activity-biomass-and-enzymatic-activity.html

04/18/2018 / By Isabelle Z.

Consumers have been voting with their wallets in recent years, shying away from toxin-laced conventional produce and shelling out for

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-18-canadian-farmer-coverts-his-40000-acre-farm-to-organic.html

04/18/2018 / By David Williams

What do you think farms of the future will look like? Will they use soil in the same way that

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-18-high-tech-farm-is-using-machines-to-reestablish-old-school-microbiology-for-sustainable-farming.html

04/18/2018 / By David Williams

Robots can do a lot to help out in performing tedious and labor-intensive tasks. And while certain actions, such as

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-18-robot-with-advanced-cyber-hand-put-to-work-harvesting-cauliflower-for-the-eu.html

04/17/2018 / By Ralph Flores

German researchers have found that woodchip mulching is able to prevent weed growths, depending on the condition. The results of

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-17-woodchip-mulch-effectively-controls-weeds-promotes-yields-in-organic-farming.html

04/17/2018 / By Ralph Flores

The damage afflicted by pests on crops do not only reduce its visual appeal, but it can also affect its

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-17-soybean-protein-composition-is-adversely-effected-by-two-spotted-spider-mite-tetranychus-urticae-koch.html

04/16/2018 / By Jessica Dolores

Do you want your farm or garden-grown fruits to become yummier and juicier? Use organic fertilizer, not chemical-based ones. A

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-16-yummier-and-juicier-using-natural-fertilizers-increases-fruit-yield-and-size.html

04/16/2018 / By Edsel Cook

A new crop phenotyping robot can take over the tedious task of watching over growing crops. The autonomous agricultural robot can analyze plants

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-16-agriculture-robot-watches-crops-grow-provides-data.html

04/11/2018 / By Michelle Simmons

Farmers continue to search for alternatives to herbicides to control weeds due to the increase of herbicide-resistant weeds in most

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-11-edamame-farmers-are-using-rye-as-a-cover-crop-to-reduce-use-of-herbicides.html

04/07/2018 / By David Williams

Researchers from the University of Califonia Cooperative Extension (UCOP) have just performed the first long-term detailed study that covered the

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-07-cover-crop-and-compost-effects-on-organic-vegetable-crops.html

04/06/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Japan is home to almost one million wild boars. These animals are known to gorge themselves on rice, chestnuts, and

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-06-japanese-farmers-develop-robot-wolf-that-lights-up-and-howls-to-scare-off-predators.html

04/05/2018 / By David Williams

There’s something special about a new farm in Kearny, New Jersey. Headed by a former techie turned farmer, Bowery Farming

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-05-new-jersey-indoor-farm-can-grow-plants-all-year-long-while-using-95-percent-less-water.html

04/05/2018 / By Janine Acero

Free-range pig farming is typically associated with a high risk of nitrogen leaching as the pigs’ excrement help create nitrogen’s

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-05-stocking-density-determines-nitrogen-distribution-in-a-farming-production.html

04/03/2018 / By Ralph Flores

Nitrogen is essential in crop production, but it comes with a caveat: Use too much of it, and you risk

http://www.harvest.news/2018-04-03-what-is-the-right-amount-of-nitrogen-in-agriculture-too-much-damages-the-environment.html