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    Hot water seed sterilization tool evaluation

    Published on March 26, 2020

    Seedborne diseases can be treated with hot water, but the water must be heated and held at a certain temperature for specific times. Here we evaluate affordable options for hot water treatment.

  • Greenhouse crops

    Holding greenhouse crops

    Published on March 25, 2020

    When crops can’t be shipped on time, here are things you can do to hold plants in the greenhouse.

  • Cat in greenhouse

    Risks posed by cats on produce farms

    Published on March 16, 2020

    Many farmers rely on cats to control rodents on farms, limiting crop loss and reducing other produce safety risks from rodents. However, cats bring risks of their own. Here’s how you can reduce those risks.