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Country Folks Grower is a business to business publication offering coast to coast coverage through three regional editions.

Each monthly issue covers all facets of growing and marketing fresh market and ornamental crops.

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Farming with birds

A savannah sparrow with insect in mouth demonstrates the potential for beneficial birds to assist farmers with controlling plant pathogens and decreasing crop damage.
Photo courtesy of John Parke, NJ Audubon Society

by Tamara Scully

Farmers are often focused on ridding their farms of pest birds. Auditory and visual bird deterrents and exclusionary bird netting are utilized in an attempt to stop pest […]

CSAs talk planning & organization

by Deborah Jeanne Sergeant

Community supported agriculture (CSA) programs have become another means for producers to bring income to the farm as well as lock in markets and a revenue stream. […]

Keeping out those pesky pests

by Courtney Llewellyn

Local and national news often report worrying cases of foodborne illnesses, and according to Matt Frye with the New York State IPM Program at Cornell, […]

Asparagus activities will start soon

It won’t be long before asparagus season is upon us. It is important not to mow off the dead fern growth from last year until about three to four weeks before spears […]