1. Shade Coffee in Southeastern Brazil

    Intercropping trees into coffee plantings increases biodiversity, lowers costs and provides natural nutrients for the coffee plant. Case Studies and Articles. agroecology.org. Chris Bley. Rodrigo Matta-Machado. Agroecology. Local. Case Studies.... (comment match)

  2. Community Supported Agriculture in Santa Cruz, California, USA

    Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) provides locally grown organic farm products to the community of Santa Cruz, California. Case Studies and Articles. agroecology.org. Chris Bley. Agroecology. Organic. Local. Case Studies. English... (comment match)

  3. Organic Control of Peach Brown Rot in California, USA

    Organic solutions for controlling peach brown rot. Case Studies and Articles. agroecology.org. Chris Bley. Organic Farming and Research Foundation. Organic. Local. Case Studies. English... (comment match)

  4. Beef Cattle Finishing and Narrow Strip Cropping System in Kansas, USA

    Using strip cropping residues and cover crops, cattle can be finished for slaughter, reducing supplemental feed requirements while increasing soil nitrogen fertility. Case Studies and Articles. agroecology.org. Chris Bley. Organic... (comment match)

  5. Using Weed Borders to Manage Insect Pests in California Cauliflower Fields

    Weed borders are used in an agroecosystem to attract insects, facilitating colonization in the adjacent cauliflower crop. Case Studies and Articles. agroecology.org. Chris Bley. Steve Gliessman. Agroecology. Local. Case Studies.... (comment match)

  6. Soil Ecology of Grape Phylloxera and the Potential for Biological Control

    Soils in California organic vineyards contain clues to the biocontrol of grape phylloxera, an aphid-like insect that is potentially the most serious grape pest in the world. Case Studies and... (comment match)

  7. Pre-Hispanic Raised Field Systems in the Quintana Roo, Mexico

    Remnants of ancient canals and raised beds in the lowlands of Quintana Roo, Mexico demonstrate techniques of wetland farming that were sustained for more than 1000 years. Case Studies and... (comment match)

  8. Mustard Cover Crops in Apple Orchards in California, USA

    Wild mustard covercrops can control weeds and improve nitrogen cycling in apple orchards. Case Studies and Articles. agroecology.org. Chris Bley. Steve Gliessman. Agroecology. Local. Case Studies. English... (comment match)

  9. Cover-Cropping with Rye and Bellbeans in California Vegetable Production

    Mixed cover cropping with Rye and Bellbeans benefits agroecosystems by interspecies interactions. Case Studies and Articles. agroecology.org. Chris Bley. Steve Gliessman. Agroecology. Local. Case Studies. English... (comment match)

  10. Broccoli/Lettuce Intercropping in California, USA

    Mixing broccoli and lettuce in an intercrop creates complementary patterns of resource use. Case Studies and Articles. agroecology.org. Chris Bley. Steve Gliessman. Agroecology. Local. Case Studies. English... (comment match)