Location: Horticultural Crops Research
Project Number: 5358-21000-042-06
Start Date: Sep 17, 2009
End Date: Sep 30, 2013
A new planting will be established at the North Willamette Research and Extension Center on land in “transition”. Planting will be in spring 2010 such that the first fruit harvest in 2011 will be organic (certified by Oregon Tilth). Treatments include: cultivar (‘Marion’ and ‘Black Diamond’); irrigation (post-harvest and no post-harvest irrigation); weed management (weed mat, hand-hoed, and non-weeded); and primocane training date (August and February). Documents Grant with Oregon State University. Formerly 5358-21000-037-17G (8/2011).