Category: Agriculture & Gardens
| Calculating Heifer Numbers
Heifers are either the second or third greatest cost on a dairy farm, behind feed costs and labor. It has been estimated that the cost to raise a heif...
|Agriculture & Gardens, Dairy, Livestock & Forage Crops|
| Farm Food Safety — Food Contact Surfaces and Materials
Assessing Food Contact Surfaces and Materials: <br /> <br /> Think about the steps involved from harvesting produce to customer sale. Ask yourself t...
|Agriculture & Gardens, Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)|
| New Hampshire Farmers Talk About Managing Business Risks [video]
Chuck Souther from Apple Hill Farm<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Longer Version<br /> <br /> Trevor Hardy from Brookdale Fruit Farm<br /> <br /> ...
|Agriculture & Gardens, Agricultural Business Management||Video|
| Sales Forecasting For Agricultural Businesses
Conducting research to estimate the market potential of a new product or venture<br /> <br /> After several years in business, you’re thinking about...
|Agriculture & Gardens, Agricultural Business Management|
| Soil Testing for Environmental Contaminants - Interpreting Your Heavy Metals Test Results [fact sheet]
What Are Heavy Metals?<br /> <br /> Heavy metals are a class of elements that include lead, copper, arsenic, and cadmium, and can be toxic to humans...
|Dairy, Livestock & Forage Crops, Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Soil Testing Services||Agriculture & Gardens|
|"How To" Webinar on Planting Wildflower Meadows
Cathy Neal recently presented a webinar on Planting Wildflower Meadows for Pollinator Habitat for the Northeast IPM Center's "IPM Toolbox&qu...
Location: Durham Campus
|Landscape Installation & Maintenance, Agriculture & Gardens||Agriculture & Gardens|
|10 Easy Steps to Prevent Common Garden Diseases [fact sheet]
1. Sanitation!<br /> <br /> • Start with a clean planting site, free of last year’s crop debris. Debris from the previous season’s crops may harbor ...
|Agriculture & Gardens, Yard & Garden|
|2017 Food Code adopted by NH State Food Protection Section
Attention NH food service operators: The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Division of Public Health Services, Food Protec...
|Food Safety, Agriculture & Gardens|
|2018-19 New England Vegetable Management Guide
Extension specialists throughout the region collaboratively publish this guide, to provide information on pest and cultural management of vegetable cr...
|Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops||vegetable crops|
|2019-20 New England Small Fruit Management Guide
Extension specialists throughout the region collaboratively publish this guide, to provide information on pest and cultural management of small fruit ...
|Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops||Berry Crops||Guide|