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Lantian Du, Baojian Huang, Nanshan Du, Shirong Guo, Sheng Shu and Jin Sun

between different crops are considered to be the major safe and effective measures for alleviating soil sickness. In particular, appropriate crop rotations and intercropping, mixed intercropping, and relay intercropping are the most simple and effective

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high tunnels to the more common open-field method. They report that high tunnel slip production may provide growers a viable opportunity for diversifying crop rotations and managing their own sweetpotato production schedule without compromising root

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unheated high tunnels in the northeastern U.S. Adding a layer of rowcover greatly improved plant survival. This specialty crop offers potential for crop rotation with summer-planted high tunnel crops. School Gardens Impact the Health of Hispanic Children

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Russell W. Wallace and John C. Hodges

crops and landscape use. Crop rotation can be a useful tool for integrated weed management, especially against perennial weeds like nutsedge ( Warren and Coble, 1999 ). However, canna production is most successful on sandy soils, which are ideal for

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Elsa Sánchez, William J. Lamont Jr and Michael D. Orzolek

.D. Phillips, D.V. 2006 Effect of crop rotation on take-all of wheat in double-cropping systems Plant Dis. 90 1161 1166 Grassbaugh, E.M. Regnier, E.E. Bennett, M.A. 2004 Comparison of organic and inorganic mulches for heirloom tomato production Acta Hort. 638

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Samuel Y.C. Essah, Jorge A. Delgado, Merlin Dillon and Richard Sparks

Effects of crop rotation on some soil-borne pathogens of potato Can. J. Plant Sci. 52 605 611 Essah, S.Y.C. Delgado, J.A. 2009 Nitrogen management for maximizing tuber yield, quality and environmental conservation, p. 307–315. In: E.Y. Yanful (ed

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Maria Gannett, Marvin P. Pritts and Johannes Lehmann

. 15 3 11 Fang, X. You, M.P. Barbetti, M.J. 2012 Reduced severity and impact of Fusarium wilt on strawberry by manipulation of soil pH, soil organic amendments and crop rotation Eur. J. Plant Pathol. 134 619 629 Frey, S.D. Elliott, E.T. Paustian, K

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David M. Butler, Gary E. Bates and Sarah E. Eichler Inwood

furrow with minimal cover crop residue disturbance. To conform to crop rotation practices for organic production systems, watermelon [ Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsum. et Nakai cv. Crimson Sweet] was produced during the 2012 season. Watermelon

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Catarina Saude, Alan McKeown, Bruce D. Gossen and Mary Ruth McDonald

crop rotations or get access to noninfested land. This has contributed to the buildup of the pathogen over time ( McDonald and Westerveld, 2008 ). P. brassicae survives in the absence of hosts as long-lived resting spores in the soil ( Dixon, 1996

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method of weed control was integrated in a management plan that utilized crop rotation, cover crops, and disease-resistant varieties. Mulch cost was the major factor influencing profitability of this system. Balanced cropping of `Chambourcin' grapevines