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Biofumigant Cover Cropping in Potatoes: Dale Gies (Farmer-to-Farmer Case Study Series)

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PNW 693
Pub. Date: 2017

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Dale Gies grows potatoes, wheat, and seed crops for vegetables and cover crops under irrigation near Moses Lake, Washington. In this publication, Gies discusses his experiences using a biofumigant cover crop to add organic matter and improve soil quality while successfully suppressing soilborne diseases and nematodes in potatoes.

Authors: Georgine Yorgey, Sylvia Kantor, Chad Kruger, Kathleen Painter, Hilary Davis, Leigh Bernacchi

16 pages


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