ANR Free Publications Library

These free publications have been peer-reviewed and are available for download.

Showing 1 - 100 of 320 Results ( Next )

Title
Sample Costs for a 50-Head Organic Cow-Calf Operation in the North Coast . . .
Sample Costs for a 50-Head Organic Cow-Calf Operation in the North Coast . . .
Sample Costs for a 50-Head Organic Cow-Calf Operation in the North Coa...
Full title:Sample Costs for a 50-Head Organic Cow-Calf Operation in the North Coast Region of California (Mendocino and Lake Counties). Based on a 50-head cow-calf operation in Mendocino County, but applicable to organic operations elsewhere, too.
Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden
Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden
Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden
Tomatoes are among the most popular vegetables grown in home gardens. They also prompt frequent cultural and pest management questions; many problems can be avoided by planting disease-resistant varieties that are well adapted for your growing area.
Pumpkin Production in California
Pumpkin Production in California
Pumpkin Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Safe Methods of Canning Vegetables
Safe Methods of Canning Vegetables
Safe Methods of Canning Vegetables
A guide to methods and equipment for safe canning of foods at home.
Spinach Production in California
Spinach Production in California
Spinach Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Small Grain Production Manual (complete)
Small Grain Production Manual (complete)
Small Grain Production Manual (complete)

This download includes all 14 parts of the Small Grain Production Manual.

Watermelon Production in California
Watermelon Production in California
Watermelon Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Erodibility of Agricultural Soils, with Examples in Lake and Mendocino Counties
Erodibility of Agricultural Soils, with Examples in Lake and Mendocino Counties
Erodibility of Agricultural Soils, with Examples in Lake and Mendocino...
Soil erosion is a major cause of water quality degradation. Included is an introduction to the properties of soil that influence its erodibility and an explanation of soil properties that you can manage to minimize erosion.
Reducing Runoff from Irrigated Lands: Causes and Management of Runoff . . .
Reducing Runoff from Irrigated Lands: Causes and Management of Runoff . . .
Reducing Runoff from Irrigated Lands: Causes and Management of Runoff ...
Minimizing runoff from surface irrigation is a balance between adequate irrigation and tailwater runoff. This publication discusses how surface runoff can occur and management methods that can minimize the amount of water leaving a property.
Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Garbanzos
Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Garbanzos
Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Garbanzos
Sclerotinia rot (white mold) is a fungal disease of garbanzos and other crops in California. While much remains unknown about Sclerotinia rot, this publication will help you identify it and manage its severity and spread.
Vegetable Diseases Caused by Soilborne Pathogens
Vegetable Diseases Caused by Soilborne Pathogens
Vegetable Diseases Caused by Soilborne Pathogens
Pathogens in the soil can seriously curtail vegetable crop production. Learn how to identify and control them and keep your crop disease-free.
Artichoke Production in California
Artichoke Production in California
Artichoke Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Chile Pepper Production in California
Chile Pepper Production in California
Chile Pepper Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Broccoli Production in California
Broccoli Production in California
Broccoli Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Sweet Potato Production in California
Sweet Potato Production in California
Sweet Potato Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Celery Production in California
Celery Production in California
Celery Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Carrot Production in California
Carrot Production in California
Carrot Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Iceberg Lettuce Production in California
Iceberg Lettuce Production in California
Iceberg Lettuce Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Cabbage Production in California
Cabbage Production in California
Cabbage Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Cilantro Production in California
Cilantro Production in California
Cilantro Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Green Onion Production in California
Green Onion Production in California
Green Onion Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Fresh-Market Tomato Production in California
Fresh-Market Tomato Production in California
Fresh-Market Tomato Production in California
California farmers grow more than 550,000 tons of fresh-market tomatoes a year. This publication gives you concise information on culture, pest management, and marketing for this important crop.
Asparagus Production in California
Asparagus Production in California
Asparagus Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Leaf Lettuce Production in California
Leaf Lettuce Production in California
Leaf Lettuce Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Fresh-Market Bulb Onion Production in California
Fresh-Market Bulb Onion Production in California
Fresh-Market Bulb Onion Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Cauliflower Production in California
Cauliflower Production in California
Cauliflower Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Sample Costs for a 500-Head Dairy Goat Operation: Goat Milk for Cheese . . .
Sample Costs for a 500-Head Dairy Goat Operation: Goat Milk for Cheese . . .
Sample Costs for a 500-Head Dairy Goat Operation: Goat Milk for Cheese...
Up-to-date economic information for dairy goat ranchers. Extensive cost tables.
Selecting Chickens for Home Use
Selecting Chickens for Home Use
Selecting Chickens for Home Use
Whether you want to raise chickens for eggs, meat, or show, you will find valuable, basic information in this free publication.
Onion Seed Production in California
Onion Seed Production in California
Onion Seed Production in California
An overview of production including growth cycle and climactic needs, varieties, planting, irrigation, harvesting and drying, and postharvest handling and storage.
Forest Stewardship Series 16: Forest Pests and Diseases
Forest Stewardship Series 16: Forest Pests and Diseases
Forest Stewardship Series 16: Forest Pests and Diseases
Part 16 of the 24-part Forest Stewardship Series.
Olives: Safe Methods for Home Pickling
Olives: Safe Methods for Home Pickling
Olives: Safe Methods for Home Pickling
The health benefits of olive oil are also bringing olives into the spotlight. Learn how to make your own delicious olives at home using water, salt, oil or lye curing methods as well as tips on how to select and store fresh olives.
Mulches in California Vegetable Crop Production
Mulches in California Vegetable Crop Production
Mulches in California Vegetable Crop Production
Surface mulches are widely used in the production of strawberries and certain high-value vegetable crops. For production practices using polyethylene or cover crop mulches to be successful, production goals must be matched with know how and experience.
Mowing Your Lawn and Grasscycling
Mowing Your Lawn and Grasscycling
Mowing Your Lawn and Grasscycling
Grass clippings make up a surprisingly large portion of California’s solid waste stream during the growing season. Learn how to properly mow your lawn, how to “grasscycle” the clippings, mower safety tips and more.
Compost in a Hurry
Compost in a Hurry
Compost in a Hurry
Simple, straightforward tips to help you generate useable compost in as little as 2 or 3 weeks.
Minimum Tillage Vegetable Crop Production in California
Minimum Tillage Vegetable Crop Production in California
Minimum Tillage Vegetable Crop Production in California
Tillage operations in vegetable production represent time, energy, equipment, and labor that can make up more than 25% of preharvest production costs. Reduced-tillage systems have been developed to control costs and optimize soil management.
Guidelines for Controlling <I>Listeria monocytogenes</i> in Packing Operations
Guidelines for Controlling Listeria monocytogenes in Packing Operations
Guidelines for Controlling Listeria monocytogenes in Packing Op...
New handling and packaging techniques can help keep this disease-causing bacterium out of refrigerated and ready-to-eat foods.
Forest Stewardship Series   Complete (Parts 1 through 24)
Forest Stewardship Series Complete (Parts 1 through 24)
Forest Stewardship Series Complete (Parts 1 through 24)
The Forest Stewardship Series gives California forestland owners comprehensive information on the management and enjoyment of their lands. It is a good introduction to the lifelong study of forest stewardship that is part of owning forest property.
Flower Flies (Syrphidae) and Other Biological Control Agents for Aphids . . .
Flower Flies (Syrphidae) and Other Biological Control Agents for Aphids . . .
Flower Flies (Syrphidae) and Other Biological Control Agents for Aphid...
Flower flies (sometimes known as hoverflies) are effective predators against aphids in California vegetable fields. Learn to recognize these aphid eaters and encourage them to help with your pest management. Many color photographs.
Navel Orange Split
Navel Orange Split
Navel Orange Split
A near-ripe citrus fruit that splits on the tree gives a disappointing end to the growing season. Read about likely causes of navel orange split and what you can do to help reduce its occurrence.
Tomatoes: Safe Methods to Store, Preserve, and Enjoy
Tomatoes: Safe Methods to Store, Preserve, and Enjoy
Tomatoes: Safe Methods to Store, Preserve, and Enjoy
This guide includes advice on selecting tomatoes for the home garden as well as from the market; safety tips for handling fresh tomatoes; and recommended methods for storing, freezing, drying, and canning. Also includes two salsa recipes.
Forest Stewardship Series  7: Forest Regeneration
Forest Stewardship Series 7: Forest Regeneration
Forest Stewardship Series 7: Forest Regeneration
Part 7 of the 24-part Forest Stewardship Series.
Harvesting and Storing Your Home Orchard's Nut Crop: Almonds, Walnuts, Pecans,
Harvesting and Storing Your Home Orchard's Nut Crop: Almonds, Walnuts, Pecans,
Harvesting and Storing Your Home Orchard's Nut Crop: Almonds, Walnuts,...
The quality and quantity of your home orchard’s nut crop depend on the harvesting, handling, and storage methods that you use. This publication offers some handy advice for almonds, walnuts, pecans, pistachos, and chestnuts.
Oxidation-Reduction Potential (ORP) for Water Disinfection Monitoring
Oxidation-Reduction Potential (ORP) for Water Disinfection Monitoring
Oxidation-Reduction Potential (ORP) for Water Disinfection Monitoring
Large volumes of water are commonly used during postharvest handling of minimally processed fruits and vegetables. Water disinfection is a critical step in minimizing the potential transmission of pathogens from a water source to produce.
Processing Tomato Production in California
Processing Tomato Production in California
Processing Tomato Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Budding & Grafting Citrus & Avocados in the Home Garden
Budding & Grafting Citrus & Avocados in the Home Garden
Budding & Grafting Citrus & Avocados in the Home Garden
It is often tempting, after eating a delicious orange or avocado, to plant the seed. But, fruit grown from these seed may not have the desired results. Here is an introduction to budding and grafting–the best way to produce good quality fruit.
Peppers: Safe Methods to Store, Preserve, & Enjoy
Peppers: Safe Methods to Store, Preserve, & Enjoy
Peppers: Safe Methods to Store, Preserve, & Enjoy
This guide includes safety tips for preserving peppers along with recommended methods for storing, freezing, drying, pickling, and canning. Also includes seven recipes for pickled peppers, salsa, jellies, and relishes.
Turnip Production in California
Turnip Production in California
Turnip Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Common Lice and Mites of Poultry: Identification and Treatment
Common Lice and Mites of Poultry: Identification and Treatment
Common Lice and Mites of Poultry: Identification and Treatment
How to recognize and control louse and mite parasites on chickens, turkeys, and other poultry.
Rangeland Monitoring Series: Sediment Delivery Inventory and Monitoring
Rangeland Monitoring Series: Sediment Delivery Inventory and Monitoring
Rangeland Monitoring Series: Sediment Delivery Inventory and Monitorin...
This easy-to-use worksheet and photographic record method gives any landowner a simple way to monitor streamside erosion and waterway sediment data for use in land management decisions or to demonstrate compliance with water quality standards.
Vegetable Garden Basics
Vegetable Garden Basics
Vegetable Garden Basics
Essential points to consider when you are planning a vegetable garden.
Cucumber Production in California
Cucumber Production in California
Cucumber Production in California
Cucumber is a profitable commercial crop over a large area of California. This publication gives tips on planting, cultivating, and marketing.
Understanding and Improving Beef Cattle Carcass Quality
Understanding and Improving Beef Cattle Carcass Quality
Understanding and Improving Beef Cattle Carcass Quality
Carcass attributes are figuring more into the cow-calf manager’s decision-making process and yielding financial rewards. Learn what carcass information means and how it can be used it to improve beef quality.
Herbicide Resistance: Definition and Management Strategies
Herbicide Resistance: Definition and Management Strategies
Herbicide Resistance: Definition and Management Strategies
An herbicide ceases to be a useful tool for farmers when its target weeds develop resistance to its effects. This publication helps you understand resistance: what causes it, and how you can slow or prevent its development.
Nutrition and Health Info Sheet: Energy Drinks
Nutrition and Health Info Sheet: Energy Drinks
Nutrition and Health Info Sheet: Energy Drinks
Marketers of "energy drinks" make many claims about their products' effects and safety. Find out what's behind those claims.
Tomatillo Production in California
Tomatillo Production in California
Tomatillo Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Fish Habitat in Freshwater Streams
Fish Habitat in Freshwater Streams
Fish Habitat in Freshwater Streams
This is reference sheet 10.3 in the Farm Water Quality Planning series.
Pistachio: Calendar of Operations for Home Gardeners
Pistachio: Calendar of Operations for Home Gardeners
Pistachio: Calendar of Operations for Home Gardeners
This series of handy guides for the home orchard gives a quick overview of major tasks that should be undertaken during the winter dormant, spring bloom, summer growing and harvest, and autumn seasons. This guide is for pistachios.
Selecting Lumber and Lumber Substitutes for Outdoor Exposures
Selecting Lumber and Lumber Substitutes for Outdoor Exposures
Selecting Lumber and Lumber Substitutes for Outdoor Exposures
Wood used in water-intensive conditions such as the garden or waterways must be especially resistant to rot. This publication describes the various materials available.
Selecting Fruit, Nut, and Berry Crops for Home Gardens in San Mateo and . . .
Selecting Fruit, Nut, and Berry Crops for Home Gardens in San Mateo and . . .
Selecting Fruit, Nut, and Berry Crops for Home Gardens in San Mateo an...
This publication is for gardeners in San Mateo and San Francisco counties. Use the handy tables to identify your climate zone, and then select varieties best suited for success in your area.
Fruit Trees: Training and Pruning Deciduous Trees
Fruit Trees: Training and Pruning Deciduous Trees
Fruit Trees: Training and Pruning Deciduous Trees
How to prune fruit and nut trees for optimum health and productivity.
Extending the Freshness of Cut Flowers at Home
Extending the Freshness of Cut Flowers at Home
Extending the Freshness of Cut Flowers at Home
Here are some suggestions to help you maintain the freshness of your cut flowers, extend your enjoyment of the flowers, and stretch your flower-buying dollar a little farther.
Snap Bean Production in California
Snap Bean Production in California
Snap Bean Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Using Transplants in Vegetable Production
Using Transplants in Vegetable Production
Using Transplants in Vegetable Production
Growers who use greenhouse transplants can target early-season markets and often produce multiple crops in a single growing season. In addition, they reduce pest and disease losses, and help ensure a more uniform stand.
Pesticides for Specialty Crops
Pesticides for Specialty Crops
Pesticides for Specialty Crops
Insecticides, acaricides, fungicides, and herbicides listed for use on 64 specialty crops or crop groups.
Alternaria Diseases
Alternaria Diseases
Alternaria Diseases
Apples, broccoli, tomatoes, citrus, and a wide variety of other food crops are susceptible to Alternaria diseases. Learn how to recognize symptoms and control outbreaks.
Rhubarb Production in California
Rhubarb Production in California
Rhubarb Production in California
Rhubarb is a frost-tolerant cool-season perennial. Its edible stems' unique flavor makes it a favorite ingredient in pies and desserts. This publication gives you the basics on commercially growing, harvesting, and marketing fresh rhubarb.
Almond leaf Scorch
Almond leaf Scorch
Almond leaf Scorch
Almond leaf scorch is a bacterial disease that kill otherwise healthy trees -- or, if undetected and untreated, entire orchards -- within just a few years. Learn to recognize the disease and take action early to save your trees and your livelihood.
Methods to Enable the Coexistence of Diverse Corn Production Systems
Methods to Enable the Coexistence of Diverse Corn Production Systems
Methods to Enable the Coexistence of Diverse Corn Production Systems
How to keep a corn field true to the planted variety and reduce the potential for cross-pollination from nearby plantings of other corn varieties.
Photographic Guide to Citrus Fruit Scarring
Photographic Guide to Citrus Fruit Scarring
Photographic Guide to Citrus Fruit Scarring
This publication helps you recognize specific types of scars and their causes so you can prevent costly rind damage and the possible downgrading of your fruit.
State and Federal Approach to Control of Nonpoint Sources of Pollution
State and Federal Approach to Control of Nonpoint Sources of Pollution
State and Federal Approach to Control of Nonpoint Sources of Pollution
Nonpoint source (NPS), common in agriculture, reaches the environment as runoff from a field, not output from a waste pipe. Its control and regulation are also different from other types of pollution that may seem more familiar.
Okra Production in California
Okra Production in California
Okra Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Diaprepes Root Weevil
Diaprepes Root Weevil
Diaprepes Root Weevil
Diaprepes root weevil is a serious pest of Florida citrus, sweet potatoes, papayas, and ornamental plants, and it threatens to become established in California as well.

1,349 KB download.
Feeding Rice Straw to Cattle
Feeding Rice Straw to Cattle
Feeding Rice Straw to Cattle
Rice straw, under increased scrutiny when burned as agricultural waste, has new promise as a livestock feed.
Identity Preservation of Agricultural Commodities
Identity Preservation of Agricultural Commodities
Identity Preservation of Agricultural Commodities
Identity preservation (IP) is a system of production, handling, and marketing practices that maintain the integrity of commodities. Crop varieties with unique traits benefit from IP programs that can capture their added value in markets.
Vegetative Filter Strips for Nonpoint Source Pollution Control in Agriculture
Vegetative Filter Strips for Nonpoint Source Pollution Control in Agriculture
Vegetative Filter Strips for Nonpoint Source Pollution Control in Agri...
Irrigated orchards, vineyards, and row crops have high erosion rates. The vegetative filter strip (VFS) offers one way to control erosion rates and keep soil in the field rather than letting it be carried off site in drainage water.
Establishing Integrated Pest Management Policies and Programs
Establishing Integrated Pest Management Policies and Programs
Establishing Integrated Pest Management Policies and Programs
Adoption of a written IPM plan is an important first step in implementing integrated pest management practices. This publication takes you through the process, step by step.
Feral Poultry: How to Construct a User-Friendly Trap
Feral Poultry: How to Construct a User-Friendly Trap
Feral Poultry: How to Construct a User-Friendly Trap
Feral poultry -- whether escaped domestic birds or their offspring born in the wild -- cause property damage and other hazards. Traps used for live-trapping mammals are ineffective against these birds. Learn how to build and use a simple, effective trap.
Farm Water Quality Plan
Farm Water Quality Plan
Farm Water Quality Plan
Farm Water Quality Planning Series. A template for a comprehensive farm water quality management plan for use in planning, implementation, and evaluation of management practices to help satisfy water quality regulatory requirements. (Replaces #9002)
Common Incubation Problems: Causes and Remedies
Common Incubation Problems: Causes and Remedies
Common Incubation Problems: Causes and Remedies
It is advisable to investigate poultry hatches that are below expectations. This publication can help you determinethe cause of failed incubations, hatches that are below expectations, or poor chick quality.
Sprout Production in California
Sprout Production in California
Sprout Production in California
Sprouts have been grown for food since prehistoric times, and they remain a viable crop today. This publication gives tips on growing, packaging, and marketing sprouts.
Mixed Melon Production in California
Mixed Melon Production in California
Mixed Melon Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Frequently Asked Questions on Pitch Canker
Frequently Asked Questions on Pitch Canker
Frequently Asked Questions on Pitch Canker
Pitch canker can kill branches on Monterey pines, and sometimes kills the entire tree. Use the color photos in this electronic publication to identify pitch canker, and learn what you can do to check its spread.
Reducing Runoff from Irrigated Lands: Understanding Your Orchard's Water . . .
Reducing Runoff from Irrigated Lands: Understanding Your Orchard's Water . . .
Reducing Runoff from Irrigated Lands: Understanding Your Orchard's Wat...
A simple way to determine the proper irrigation amount is to estimate the amount of water the trees have used, evapotranspiration (ET), since the last irrigation. Learn how to easily calculate real-time ET rates using data provided by CIMIS.
Soil Fertility Management for Organic Crops
Soil Fertility Management for Organic Crops
Soil Fertility Management for Organic Crops
Organic soil fertility management is guided by the philosophy of “feed the soil to feed the plant.” This basic precept is implemented through a series of practices designed to increase soil organic matter, biological activity, and nutrient availability.
Citrus Leafminer and Citrus Peelminer
Citrus Leafminer and Citrus Peelminer
Citrus Leafminer and Citrus Peelminer
Citrus leafminer and citrus peelminer are serious pests of California citrus groves. Learn how to tell them apart and how to apply appropriate control measures. Includes many color photos.
Apricots: Calendar of Operations for Home Gardeners
Apricots: Calendar of Operations for Home Gardeners
Apricots: Calendar of Operations for Home Gardeners
This series of handy guides for the home orchard gives a quick overview of major tasks that should be undertaken during the winter dormant, spring bloom, summer growing and harvest, and autumn seasons. This guide is for apricots.
Asian Citrus Psyllid
Asian Citrus Psyllid
Asian Citrus Psyllid
Plant hosts, life cycle, crop damage, and pest management information for this pest of citrus and other closely related plants.
The Lunch Box Series, D: Appealing Lunches for Preschool Children
The Lunch Box Series, D: Appealing Lunches for Preschool Children
The Lunch Box Series, D: Appealing Lunches for Preschool Children
A packed lunch that's tasty, colorful, and nutritious is sure to appeal to your preschooler. Basic guidelines and sample menus are included.
Small Grain Production Pt 13: Harvesting and Storage
Small Grain Production Pt 13: Harvesting and Storage
Small Grain Production Pt 13: Harvesting and Storage
Part 13 of the 14-part Small Grain Production Manual provides essential information on harvesting and storage, including direct combining, windrowing, handling and storage facilities, and protecting grain quality from moisture, insects, and mold.
Oranges: Safe Methods to Store, Preserve, and Enjoy
Oranges: Safe Methods to Store, Preserve, and Enjoy
Oranges: Safe Methods to Store, Preserve, and Enjoy
Safety tips for handling fresh oranges along with methods to freeze, dry, and can. Also includes a recipe for citrus marmalade.
Weed Management for Organic Crops
Weed Management for Organic Crops
Weed Management for Organic Crops
Weed management in organic vegetable production systems must involve the use of many techniques and strategies, all with the goal of achieving economically acceptable weed control and crop yields.
Sclerotinia Diseases
Sclerotinia Diseases
Sclerotinia Diseases
Sclerotinia diseases cause rotting in a variety of vegetable and floral crops. Learn how to recognize and control outbreaks.
Fruit Trees: Pruning Overgrown Deciduous Trees
Fruit Trees: Pruning Overgrown Deciduous Trees
Fruit Trees: Pruning Overgrown Deciduous Trees
How to rehabilitate that overgrown, untended fruit tree, or decide whether it's worth the effort.
Dryland Pastures: Establishment and Management in the Intermountain Region . . .
Dryland Pastures: Establishment and Management in the Intermountain Region . . .
Dryland Pastures: Establishment and Management in the Intermountain Re...
Covers important considerations for site selection, seed mixes that are appropriate for different climates and land-use plans, seeding rates, seed-bed preparation methods, planting times, seeding methods, weed control, and grazing management.
Irrigation Water Salinity and Crop Production
Irrigation Water Salinity and Crop Production
Irrigation Water Salinity and Crop Production
All irrigation water contains dissolved mineral salts, and these can have a profound effect on crop performance. This publication helps you understand the basics of this relationship.
Plasticulture in California Vegetable Production
Plasticulture in California Vegetable Production
Plasticulture in California Vegetable Production
Farmers up and down California are using plastic mulches, row covers, and tunnels to improve vegetable production or extend the growing season. This publication describes the variety of materials available, their uses, and their potential benefits.
Growing Seed Sprouts at Home
Growing Seed Sprouts at Home
Growing Seed Sprouts at Home
How to grow edible sprouts at home while avoiding food safety hazards.
Fruit Trees: Planting and Care of Young Trees
Fruit Trees: Planting and Care of Young Trees
Fruit Trees: Planting and Care of Young Trees
Learn how to plant, prune, and care for bare-root or countainer-grown fruit trees.
Cucurbit Seed Production in California
Cucurbit Seed Production in California
Cucurbit Seed Production in California
Basic information for commercial growers, including climatic requirements, varieties, planting, fertilization, harvest, and marketing channels.
Forest Stewardship Series  5: Tree Growth and Competition
Forest Stewardship Series 5: Tree Growth and Competition
Forest Stewardship Series 5: Tree Growth and Competition
Part 5 of the 24-part Forest Stewardship Series.
Small Grain Production Pt 1: Importance of Small Grain Crops in California
Small Grain Production Pt 1: Importance of Small Grain Crops in California
Small Grain Production Pt 1: Importance of Small Grain Crops in Califo...
Part 1 of the 14-part Small Grain Production Manual gives an overview of the history and current status of small grain production in California.

Showing 1 - 100 of 320 Results ( Next )