Fumigation Alternatives Publications

14 Publications

Advances in Brassica seed meal formulation and application protocol for control of apple replant disease.

M. Mazzola poster, December 2010, Wash. St. Hort. Assoc. meeting. A summary of the most recent field results using brassica seed meal mixtures.

Mustard Green Manures

On-farm research has been conducted since 1999 to determine the benefits of mustard green manures and to improve their effectiveness. They are being used in irrigated regions of Eastern Washington to improve soil quality, control wind erosion, and manage soilborne pests.

Apple Replant Disease – Alternatives to Fumigation

Dr. Mark Mazzola, USDA-ARS Tree Fruit Research Lab, Wenatchee, WA. Website highlighting several publications on Apple Replant Disease.

Implementing Mustard Green Manure Crops on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation – August 2009

Article in Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter

Role of native soil biology in Brassicaceous seed meal-induced weed suppression.

L. Hoagland, L. Carpenter-Boggs, J.P. Reganold, M. Mazzola. 2008. Soil Biology Biochemistry 40:1689-1697.

2008 Partial Budget Analysis for the Replacement of Metam Sodium by a Mustard Green Manure

Partial budget for fumigant replacement.

Brassica juncea seed meal as a fumigant in organic greenhouse production

Poster presentation – BIOAg Research Symposium 2008.

Effect of Mustard Seed Meal on Early Weed Emergence in Peppermint and Potato – Summer 2007

Article in Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter

Green Manuring Mustard: Improving an Old Technology – June 2003

Article in Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter

Green Manuring with Mustard: Improving an Old Technology

Green manure summary article in Agrichemical & Environmental News, June 2003.

Using Green Manures in Potato Cropping Systems

WSU Extension Bulletin EB1951E.

Mustard Green Manures Replace Fumigant and Improve Infiltration in Potato Cropping System

Published in Plant Management Network; August 2003.

Mustard Green Manures

WSU Extension Bulletin EB1952E.

Alternatives to Fumigation for Control of Apple Replant Disease in Washington State Orchards

Granatstein, D. & M. Mazzola.