In addition to our long-term trials, we conduct ongoing experiments in a wide range of topics including organic pest management, livestock and crop integration, compost formulations, and more. Get the latest updates on our research projects here.

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June 7, 2019


Compost Matters: An Emotional Debate or a Rational Discussion?

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April 10, 2019


Pennsylvania Organic Vegetable Growers Use of Tillage and Cover Crop

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February 28, 2019


Reduced-Tillage Increases Nutrient Concentrations in Stored Winter Squash

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January 7, 2019


Industrial Hemp Trials: Preliminary Results

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December 21, 2018


Assessing Drought Resistance in Soils Managed with Regenerative Organic Practices

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November 28, 2018


3 Ways to Monitor Insect Populations on Your Farm

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November 27, 2018


How to Plant Insectary Strips and Which Plants to Use

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November 26, 2018


Field Guide: Controlling Striped Cucumber Beetles with Insectary Strips

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June 13, 2018


Update: Industrial Hemp Research, Summer 2018

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March 19, 2018


Chemically And Biologically-Designed Compost Extract: A Potential Tactic For Biological Control Of Weeds

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December 18, 2017


Verification of Parasitism of Striped Cucumber Beetles and Bacterial Wilt of Cucurbits Using Molecular Analyses

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July 13, 2017


Shade Avoidance: Can We Breed for Weed Resistance?

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July 13, 2017


Nodulation of Leguminous Crops Greater in Organic Systems

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June 27, 2017


The High Residue Cultivator: Weed Rescue for No-Till Systems

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June 14, 2017


Use of Chemically- and Microbially-Designed Compost Extracts for Managing Weeds

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May 16, 2017


Strategies for Combating Drought, Flooding, and Nutrient Loss

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May 16, 2017


A scientist shares insights and tips for managing compost piles

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February 22, 2017


How to Innoculate Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi on the Farm, Part 2

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October 4, 2016


Roller-Crimper Helps Combat Herbicide Resistant Weeds

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July 6, 2016


Organic Oats More Nutrient Dense than Conventional

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June 2, 2016


Organic No-Till Corn Production: Cover Crop and Starter Fertilizer Considerations

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May 24, 2016


Organic Systems Show Improved Soil Organic Matter; Conventional Remain Unchanged

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February 27, 2016


Using Pelletized Starter Fertilizers to Improve Corn Yields in Reduced Tillage Systems

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January 6, 2016


Vermicomposting for Beginners

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December 18, 2015


Demonstrating the Use of Roller Crimper Technology and Starter Fertilizer in No-Till Organic Corn

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December 14, 2015


Overcoming Challenges of Reduced-Till Organic Corn

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December 12, 2012


How to Create a Soil Community

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December 8, 2010


How to Innoculate Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi on the Farm, Part 1

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December 7, 2010


Quick and Easy Guide: On-Farm Production of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungus Inoculum

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February 5, 2009


It’s (Almost) Never Too Late to Plant Hairy Vetch

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February 17, 2008


Choosing the Best Cover Crops for Your Organic No-Till Vegetable System

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May 11, 2004


Best Practices for Growing Organic Apples in the Northeast

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