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Presentation: Current Status of Organic Agriculture in Washington State, 2012
This presentation by the Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources summarizes trends in organic farming in the Pacific Northwest. Data as of December 15, 2012.
Presentation: Current status of organic agriculture in Washington state, 2013
This presentation by the Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources summarizes trends in organic farming in the Pacific Northwest. Data as of December 15, 2013.
Report: Oxytetracycline Residue Study
Oxytetracycline is a commonly used pesticide in Washington State and other regions to control the disease fire blight (Erwinia amylovora) on commercial apples and pears. It has been allowed for use in organic orchards as ...
Presentation: Soil health: Its role in today's orchard systems
This presentation considers the role of organic matter in soil health and orchard performance. It also describes measures of soil health.
Report: A brief look at the Washington apple industry: past and present
This paper summarizes the history of the apple industry in Washington state from the 19th century to the early 21st with consideration of findings by the National Agricultural Statistics Service.
Report: Certified organic acreage and sales in Washington State: 2006-2014
Washington State University's Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources has compiled state organic crop acreage statistics since 2004, providing annual updates containing current, detailed information for use ...
Report: Certified Organic Acreage and Sales in Washington State, 2012
The WSU Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources has compiled state organic crop acreage statistics since 2004, providing annual updates containing current, detailed information for use in farm and business ...
Presentation: Recent trends in certified organic tree fruit, Washington State 2014
The following set of slides presents the current data on organic tree fruit area and production for Washington State, with some associated global and national data. Data come from various sources including certifiers [e.g., ...
Proceedings: Recent trends in organic tree fruit production, Washington State, 2011
These slides, presented in cooperation between the WSU-Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources and the Washington State Department of Agriculture Organic Program, document trends in U.S. organic fruit sales ...
Report: Antibiotic residues on plant tissues
Antibiotics have been used to control plant diseases for over 50 years (McManus et al., 2002). The quantity of antibiotics used for crop protection is small relative to livestock production and potential human exposure ...