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Status of organic tree fruit in Washington state
(Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 2012)
The data presented in this report are intended to provide a reference for those trying to understand the historical trends for organic tree fruit production in the state of Washington. The discussion focuses exclusively ...
Working paper: The economic value of biochar in crop production and carbon sequestration
This paper estimates the economic value of biochar application on agricultural cropland for carbon sequestration and its soil amendment properties. In particular, we consider the carbon emissions avoided when biochar is ...
Trends and economics of Washington state organic blueberry production
(Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 2015-04)
Washington State is the leading producer of organic blueberries in the U.S. In this publication, prospective and current growers will find recent data on acreage, production, and value to help them assess entry into, or ...
Presentation: Current status of certified organic agriculture in Washington State, 2014
The WSU Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources (CSANR) has been providing statistical profiles on the Washington State organic sector since 2000. Annual updates on all crops reported have been done since ...
Presentation: Organic tree fruit trends, 2013
These slides presented by the WSU-Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources document growth in organic fruit sales during the 2000s in the United States.
Presentation: Recent Trends in Certified Organic Tree Fruit, Washington State 2012
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., ...
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 ...
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.
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: 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 ...