The Virginia Biological Farmer — The Newsletter of the VABF

Mark Shonbeck, Newsletter Editor


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Full Articles from Third Quarter 2014:

Managing Pests, Weeds, and Diseases from an Ecological Perspective – Based on a presentation by Ellen Polishu

Old Church Creamery Full Interview

Full Articles from Second Quarter 2014:

SARE Cover Crop Information

Full Interview with Radical Roots

Full articles from First Quarter 2014:

Crop and Soil Management at Essex Farm by Mark Schonbeck

A Tale of Two Conference by William Newton Hale


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Full articles from Fourth Quarter 2013:

NRCS Launches Nationwide Soil Health Initiative by Mark Schonbeck

An Integrated System for Production of Poultry Enhanced Compost and Eggs without Purchased Feeds: Karl Hammer, Vermont Compost Company by Mark Schonbeck

Full articles from Third Quarter 2013:

Clif Slade & the $43,650 Project, by Mark Schonbeck

Tradd Cotter, Mushroom Mountain, Mycorrhizae and Soil Restoration 2013 Conference Presentation Review, by Mark Schonbeck

Buckeye View Farm – Longwool Sheep, by Mark Schonbeck

Late Blight Hits Virginia Farms, by Mark Schonbeck

Food Safety Modernization Act Proposed Rules, by Mark Schonbeck

Farm Bill – Back in Limbo?, by Mark Schonbeck


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