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Janet Wallace

Flies avoid landing on animals and surfaces with stripes with a maximum width of 5 cm (2 inches) or dots with a maximum diameter of 10 cm (4 inches). Read more

Research Notes

Water, soil splashed on leaves, and simply touching plants can stimulate their immune systems. Read more

Research Notes

Cows survive being swept out to sea in the wake of Hurricane Dorian. Read more

Research Notes

Aphelinus abdominalis is a tiny creature that can have a big impact on a farm. Read more

Research Notes

All parts of an apple contain bacteria and we consume about 114 million bacterial cells with every apple we eat. Read more

Research Notes

Keeping an adequate supply of Phosphorus (P) in soil Read more

Research Notes

Marigolds provide a powerful repellent to whiteflies when planted among vegetables Read more

Research Notes

Eliot Colman updates for the 30th anniversary Read more

NEWS

In New Zealand, where merino sheep are plentiful, every once in a while a farmer finds a lamb with straight, lustrous hair Read more

Research Notes

Regular contributor Janet Wallace has assembled a list of resources and courses to help you learn more about farming. Read more

FEATURES

Should you? What are the options? Read more

Headliners

Scientists in Belgium questioned how could a rooster crow so loudly and not damage its own hearing. Read more

Research Notes

Tumultuous times at farming organization Read more

NEWS

The American Consortium for Small Ruminant Parasite Control is sharing its findings on its website. Read more

NEWS

Our annual list of educational opportunities for Canadian small farmers and those who want to become farmers Read more

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There are more reasons than ever to grow romaine lettuce. Here is what grows best and under what conditions. Read more

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