Sustainable Farming Educational Resources


The sustainable farming educational resource is a compilation of research articles, podcasts, presentations, videos and handouts. The search box allows for easy browsing and research. Or you can search by topic or resource type using the navigation on the left.

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Recent Resources

  • Prey Consumption by Barn Owls
    Sep 13, 2017 | Mark Browning
    A scientific study of prey consumption by nesting barn owls over a three year period.
  • 19: Healthy Soils Program
    Sep 7, 2017
    The California Department of Food and Agriculture funds implementation, research, and demonstration of farming practices that capture and reduce greenhouse gasses through the Healthy Soils Program.
  • Irrigation Consumer Bill of Rights
    Sep 5, 2017 | ITRC | Publication
    A list of questions you should discuss with your irrigation dealer before purchasing an irrigation system. This will help you make better decisions about system design options. You will also understand the obligations of both yourself and the dealer when designing your irrigation system.
  • Floor Management for Soil Health
    Sep 5, 2017 | Craig Macmillan, Ph.D. | Technical article
    A fact sheet about cover crops and tillage.
  • Prevention and Management of Grape Fungal Diseases Close to Harvest
    Aug 25, 2017 | Craig Macmillan, Ph.D. | CAPCA ED
    The develop of fungal diseases on grapes is a progression from powdery mildew in the spring to Botrytis in the late summer.