California Institute for Water Resources
California Institute for Water Resources
California Institute for Water Resources
University of California
California Institute for Water Resources

Practices for Perennial Crops

Practices for Perennial Crops

Goal: Increase soil organic matter

Compost with label

Practices:

Compost Application

Mulching 

Goal: Keep soil covered to reduce wind erosion

cover crop with label

Practices:

Cover Crop

Conservation Cover 

Goal: Reduce runoff from fields

field border with label

Practice:

Filter Strip 

Goal: Increase pollinator habitat

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Practice:

Hedgerow Planting 

Goal: Reduce nitrate leaching

Nutrient management with label

Practice:

Nutrient Management

Goal: Reduce compaction and erosion

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Practices:

No-Till

Reduced Till 

Goal: Reduce air pollution associated with orchard removal

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Practice:

Whole Orchard Recycling

Goal: Reduce wind speed

wind break with label

Windbreak/Shelterbelt Establishment 

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