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Deborah Cavanaugh-Grant


Deborah Cavanaugh-Grant
Former Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms



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Fruit and Vegetable Weekly Crop Update

Logan, Menard, Sangamon Counties
Timely vegetable and fruit crop info for local producers.
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Fruit and Vegetable Weekly Crop Update, October 14, 2015

Growing degree days since April 1: 3841 GDD (Average 3539 (11 year): (From the Illinois State Water Survey Degree-Day Calculator) 4 inch soil temp : 58.4°F (10 am 4-inch soil temperature under bare soil) (From the Illinois State Water Survey Illinois Climate Network)...

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The Inside Scoop

Fruit and Vegetable Weekly Crop Update, October 7, 2015

Growing degree days since April 1: 3742 GDD (Average 3464 (11 year): (From the Illinois State Water Survey Degree-Day Calculator) 4 inch soil temp : 61.9°F (10 am 4-inch soil temperature under bare soil) (From the Illinois State Water Survey Illinois Climate Network)...

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Fruit and Vegetable Weekly Crop Update, September 30, 2015

Growing degree days since April 1: 3671 GDD (Average 3376 (11 year): (From the Illinois State Water Survey Degree-Day Calculator) 4 inch soil temp : 68.7°F (10 am 4-inch soil temperature under bare soil) (From the Illinois State Water Survey Illinois Climate Network)...

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Top 10 States in Organic Sales  2014

Fruit and Vegetable Weekly Crop Update, September 24, 2015

Growing degree days since April 1: 3544 GDD (Average 3297 (11 year): (From the Illinois State Water Survey Degree-Day Calculator) 4 inch soil temp : 66°F (10 am 4-inch soil temperature under bare soil) (From the Illinois State Water Survey Illinois Climate Network)...

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NASS Organic Survey

Fruit and Vegetable Weekly Crop Update, September 16, 2015

Growing degree days since April 1: 3382 GDD (Average (11 year): 3174 (From the Illinois State Water Survey Degree-Day Calculator) 4 inch soil temp : 66.9°F (10 am 4-inch soil temperature under bare soil) (From the Illinois State Water Survey Illinois Climate...

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Univesity of Illinois Plant Clinic

Fruit and Vegetable Weekly Crop Update, September 9, 2015

Growing degree days since April 1: 3255 GDD (Average (11 year): 3040 (From the Illinois State Water Survey Degree-Day Calculator) 4 inch soil temp : 80.8°F (10 am 4-inch soil temperature under bare soil) (From the Illinois State Water Survey Illinois Climate Network) Dir...

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Corn earworm larva  Mike Roegge

Fruit and Vegetable Weekly Crop Update, August 26

Growing degree days since April 1: 2897 GDD (Average (11 year): 2722 (From the Illinois State Water Survey Degree-Day Calculator) 4 inch soil temp : 68.5°F (10 am 4-inch soil temperature under bare soil) (From the Illinois State Water Survey Illinois Climate Network) Cor...

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