Steam can more effectively combat food pathogens on cantaloupes than traditional removal methods. That’s the finding of an Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientist in Pennsylvania. Dike Ukuku and his colleagues have demonstrated that a relatively inexpensive steam cleaner (designed to remove wallpaper and clean outdoor grills) can rid cantaloupes of common pathogens more effectively than existing techniques.
Grazing Management Basics
Presentation by Will Lathrop for the October 2015 grazing workshop; covers grazing systems and their benefits, grazing terms and calculations, pasture design, and grazing strategies.Grazing Managemet Basics (pdf, 1 MB)