All of the researchers who contributed to this chapter are knowledgeable about the organic production process and actively work to support organic agriculture. To ensure accuracy, other researchers in their respective fields who support organic agriculture reviewed their comments. To ensure relevance and a writing style that speaks to farmers rather than other researchers, organic farmers also reviewed the researchers’ comments.

What This Chapter Is About by Charles L. Mohler

Crop Rotation and Soil Tilth by Harold Van Es

Crop Rotation Effects on Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition by Anusuya Rangarajan

Managing Plant Diseases with Crop Rotation by Margaret Tuttle McGrath

Management of Insect Pests with Crop Rotation and Field Layout by Kimberly A. Stoner

The Role of Crop Rotation in Weed Management by Charles L. Mohler