Category: Applied Vegetable & Fruit Research in New Hampshire

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Enterprise Budget for benchtop production of salad greens
This Microsoft Excel-based enterprise budget aims to help growers evaluate the costs associated with producing salad greens grown on greenhouse bencht...
Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Greenhouse, Nursery & Garden Centers Agriculture & Gardens
Growing fruits: Day-neutral strawberries in New Hampshire: Variety selection & production tips
Unlike traditional June-bearing strawberries, day-neutral varieties are less affected by daylength and initiate flowers as long as temperatures remain...
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
Kiwberries in New England: A Guide for Producers
This online guide for producers was developed by Dr. Iago Hale and his lab group at UNH, and was published in 2019. In additional to providing a thoro...
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
Low Tunnel Strawberry Production Guide
This 25-page guide provides an introduction to low tunnel systems, and shares construction and management tips for low tunnel strawberry production, b...
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
NH Vegetable & Fruit News
Published by our Vegetable & Fruit Team, this blog shares the latest news and research about vegetable and fruit production in the state and beyon...
Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops Agriculture & Gardens
Research Report: Brussels sprouts variety trial and topping study, 2013-2014
Brussels sprout is an important fall crop for many diversified vegetable growers and home gardeners in New England. Our objectives were to: 1) compare...
Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops Agriculture & Gardens Research Report
Research Report: Effects of Early Season Heating, Low Tunnels and Harvest Time Ginger Yields in NH, 2017
U.S. consumers are likely most familiar with the golden cured rhizomes of mature ginger (Zingiber officinale).  Growers in the northeastern U.S. have ...
Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops Agriculture & Gardens Research Report
Research Report: Effects of low tunnels on winter temperatures
Low tunnels are temporary, small (4-8 ft tall, 5-10 ft wide) unheated structures with hoops made of PVC or metal conduit, covered with various materia...
Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops Agriculture & Gardens Research Report
Research Report: Figs for Cold Climates 2021
Fig is grown commercially in mild climates throughout the world. Fig offers the potential to be a high-value crop in New England, but to be profitable...
Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops Agriculture & Gardens Research Report
Research Report: High tunnel cucumber variety trial, 2010
In 2010, we evaluated fourteen varieties of cucumbers in a replicated trial in an unheated high tunnel at the NH Agricultural Experiment Station in Du...
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens