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Organic Guide for Dairy organic dairy guide

The organic dairy cattle guide describes ways to manage external arthropod pests.

The guide provides an overall approach for organic production with a focus on biological, mechanical, and cultural controls. 

2014 Organic Guides Disclaimer
Due to a funding gap, the 2014 updates to the Organic Guides were not comprehensive. We attempted to remove products that are no longer OMRI listed, and pesticide information has been reviewed for label accuracy and compliance with New York State Department of Environmental Conservation regulations. While products listed in the guides should always be checked to be sure they are NOP compliant, it is particularly important to do so this year. Products added to the OMRI list in the past year were not added to the guides and links were not updated. We hope to be able to provide comprehensive updates for 2015 and 2016.

Help improve these guides. If you have additional information or suggestions, please email them to organicguides@gmail.com.

IPM Guide for Organic Dairies 2013

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IPM Guide for Organic Dairies 2013, including Appendices 3MB pdf file