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Brambles: Organic Production

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By George L. Kuepper, Holly Born
and Janet Bachmann
Updated by Luke Freeman March 2017

Published: 2003

Updated: 2017



28 pages


This publication focuses on organic practices for blackberry and raspberry production. It discusses cultural considerations including site selection, establishment, pruning and trellising, and it introduces organic practices for fertility, weed, disease, and insect management. It also provides new information on greenhouse production and season extension and addresses economics and marketing.

Table of Contents

Cultural Considerations
Weed Management
Fertility Management
Insect Pests
Economics and Marketing
Further Resources

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