Organic Row Crops: Challenges & Rewards


Workshop audio recordings from the 2014 MOSES Organic Farming Conference.


Carmen Fernholz, A-Frame Farm
Saturday I – 8:30 a.m.
Row crops present special challenges when it comes to weed management and providing adequate soil nutrient levels. Former MOSES Organic Farmer of the Year Carmen Fernholz will share his experiences and his successes and failures over the past 40 years of organic crop production. Learn about equipment, crop rotations, pest management, and marketing your crops. We will also review some of the most recent university research on soils and cover crops.