Food & Farming

Photo Blog: From Onion Thrips to Early Blight, an Organic Farmer’s Work is Never Done

Growers from across Rhode Island gathered in the fields of Brandon Family Farm on July 7 to trade tips and learn about organic pest and disease management. At the event, organized by the University of Rhode Island Cooperative Extension program and the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Rhode Island, farmer Alby Brandon showed nearly 50 people around his West Kingston farm to share his strategies and start a conversation among organic growers.

Categories

Join the Discussion

View Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Your support keeps our reporters on the environmental beat.

Reader support is at the core of our nonprofit news model. Together, we can keep the environment in the headlines.

cookie

We use cookies to improve your experience and deliver personalized content. View Cookie Settings