Volume 23: March | April | May 2015

  • 2 August 2016
  • Author: Moore
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In This Issue:

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Pollinator Habitat Guide
Nutrient Retention Capacity of Biochar
Unraveling the Mysteries of Francisellosis: Strategies for                           Prevention and Mitigation in Cultured Tilapia
Potassium (K+) Status in Pak Choi (Brassica rapa Chinensis group)           using Rapid Cardy Meter Sap Test and ICP Spectrometry
Webinar Portal for Conservation of Natural Resources
CRATE: Hot water Treatment as Potential Control of Mites and               Scales on Tea Plants
ArgriBusiness Incubator: Borrowing Money for Your Business

Featured Farmer:
Fung Yang
Small Kine Farm, Waimānalo, Oʻahu

Growing area: 9,000 ft2
Years farming in Hawai'i: 5 years
Crops: USDA Certified Organic Mushrooms
Fertility management: compost green waste, ading fertilizers/amendments at the beginning. C:N carefully monitored throughout
Pest management: Pathogens, eggs, and seeds are killed during pasteurization. Outside air is filtered, and employees are trained to minimize contamination.
What Sustainability Means to You: A business model involving people, planet, and profit

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Hot Tip from Small Kine Farm
Run it like business not a hobby, unless it is a hobby.

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