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.
Soil Testing: The Right First Step
This is Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service leaflet number L-249. It was used as a handout in the Oklahoma Beginning Farmer and Rancher Program.Soil Testing: The Right First Step