Growing Healthy Vegetable Crops

Working with Nature to Control Diseases and Pests Organically

by Brian Caldwell, Jocelyn Langer

Series: Organic Principles and Practices Handbook Series

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ISBNs
  • 9781603583503

Part of the NOFA Guides. Includes information on:

  • Basic concepts of pest control (host susceptibility, soil health, genetic resistance, ecosystem factors)
  • Practical approaches (crop cultural practices, rescue treatments, special section on mammals and birds, food safety)
  • Farm design for pest reduction (diversity, crop rotation)
  • Unorthodox approaches (farmers out of the box)
  • Identifying pests
  • Crop-by-crop pests and practices
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781603583503