Figure 2. The influence of straw mulch, clear plastic mulch and bare soil on soil temperatures in over-wintered artichokes. Data is the temperature taken at midnight during January 2007.

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2006: $5,180.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2008
Region: Western
State: Utah
Principal Investigator:
James Haggarty
Sun River Farms
Data from the project showing the cover used to protect crops after planting and what worked best.
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Researchers
This product is associated with the project "Commercial Artichokes in the Intermountain West"
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.