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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March 10, 2020


Impacts of Conventional & Organic Management Practices on Soil Health and Water Quality

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December 21, 2018


Assessing Drought Resistance in Soils Managed with Regenerative Organic Practices

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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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May 16, 2017


Strategies for Combating Drought, Flooding, and Nutrient Loss

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February 22, 2017


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

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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 14, 2016


Planting Date Impacts on Soil Water Management, Plant Growth, and Weeds in Cover-Crop-Based No-Till Corn Production

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November 16, 2015


The Dirt on Biodegradable Plastics

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October 10, 2014


Pelletized Biochar as a Carrier for AM Fungi in the On- Farm System of Inoculum Production in Compost and Vermiculite Mixtures

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April 4, 2014


Beyond Black Plastic

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January 23, 2014


Compost Management in Certified Organic Operations

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April 1, 2013


Energy Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Crop Production Using the Farm Energy Analysis Tool

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December 12, 2012


How to Create a Soil Community

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April 1, 2011


Weed Seed Persistence and Microbial Abundance in Long-Term Organic and Conventional Cropping Systems

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January 5, 2011


Monitoring the Decline in AM Fungus Populations & Efficacy During a Long Term Bare Fallow

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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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October 13, 2009


On-farm Production of Inoculum of Indigenous Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi and Assessment of Diluents of Compost for Inoculum Production

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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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January 11, 2002


Transition from Conventional to Organic Farming Systems: I. Challenges, Recommendations, and Guidelines for Pest Management

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July 1, 1997


Comparison of Substrate Utilization Assay and Fatty Acid Analysis of Soil Microbial Communities

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July 1, 1996


Organic Matter Fractions from Organically and Conventionally Managed Soils: II. Characterization of Composition

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July 1, 1996


Acetate Fate in Organic and Conventionally Managed Soils

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July 1, 1994


Organic and Conventional Management Effects on Biologically Active Soil Organic Matter Pools

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March 2, 1990


Effects of Conversion to Organic Agricultural Practices on Soil Biota

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July 1, 1987


Influence of Alternative & Conventional Agricultural Management on Soil Microbial Processes & Nitrogen Availability

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