In these dark days of late fall, Carl Majewski sheds light on a phenomenon that can perplex those who are new to poultry raising.
UNH Cooperative Extension's Animal Husbandry and Forage Crop team, working with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), is considering offering a Grazing School. We are looking to determine the interest in such a program.
Upcoming Workshops & Meetings
December 3, 5, 10, &12, 2013 - Quick Books for Farmers and Natural Resources Businesses
December 17, 18, 19, 2013 - New England Vegetable & Fruit Conference
December 19, 2013 - Small Business Shoe Box Party
January 7, 2014 - Whole Farm Planning Course for Beginning Women Farmers - a 10 week course
January 7, 8, 9, 2014 - Tri-state Greenhouse IPM Workshops
January 15, 2014 - Joint Winter Meeting
February 11,18,25 & March 4, 11, 2014 - Basic Goat Production Workshops
February 18, 2014 - NH Direct Marketing Conference
March 29, 2014 - Hands-on Blueberry Prunning Workshop
Tick Forecast 2013
The UNH Cooperative Extension Agricultural team offers a wide array of workshops, research and diagnostic services.
End of Season Corn Scouting
We’ve had an interesting year—difficult weather conditions and an unexpected disease, along with more predictable occurrences. Click here a few examples of what we’ve seen, and things to be thinking about for next year.
Testing and Diagnostics
- Soil Testing. Would you like to have your soil analyzed for pH and nutrients?
- Plant Diagnostics. Do you have a sick plant and need a diagnosis?
- Insect Identification. Do you need a tick or an insect identified?