Pivot and Grow Fact Sheets

Our series of fact sheets provide practical information to consider and integrate into your farming system to improve your marketing and production practices. Learn how to live with weeds, increase crop diversity, design a successful crop rotation, and so much more!

From Harvest to Sale: Maintaining Food Quality in Storage

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Maintaining that quality after harvest is the key to successful marketing, to pleasing customers and to gaining top dollar for top quality.

Cultural Practices: To Give the Crop Advantage

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Cultural techniques provide the conditions for strong crop competitiveness and thus for optimal crop yield and quality.

 

Rotations: Designing a System That Works for You

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Developing an optimal rotation plan involves two main sets of decisions, which crops to grow, and in which order to grow them.

INTERCROPPING: INCREASING CROP DIVERSITY

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Explore intercropping to find synergies, or ways that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.

LIVING WITH WEEDS: PUTTING WEEDS IN AN ECOLOGICAL CONTEXT

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Yes, there are weeds on organic farms. But hey, there are weeds on non-organic farms too. Learn how to approach weed management.