Category: Fact Sheet

Resource Category Topic Type
Beneficial Insects in New Hampshire Farms & Gardens [fact sheet]
Although there are plenty of references on insect pests, there are relatively few references that feature beneficial insects. I wrote this publication...
Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Agriculture & Gardens, Yard & Garden Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Composting for the Home Gardener [fact sheet]
Why Compost:<br /> <br /> There are many good reasons to make your own compost or participate in a community composting program. First, organic wast...
Yard & Garden, Community Gardening, School Gardening Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Dieback of Eastern White Pine (Pinus strobus): Pathogens, Pests and a Changing Climate
Eastern white pine (Pinus strobus) is one of the most economically valuable and ecologically important forest trees in the northeast. It is also an ab...
Natural Resources, Forestry Natural Resources Fact Sheet
Don't Let The Bed Bugs Bite [fact sheet]
What are bed bugs?<br /> <br /> Bed bugs have tormented people throughout human history. They are now increasingly becoming a problem within residen...
Insect Identification Services, Agriculture & Gardens, Yard & Garden Fact Sheet
Farm Food Safety — Worker Health and Hygiene [fact sheet]
Farm worker health and hygiene are critical components of your farm’s food safety plan. Sick workers and poor hygiene practices can contaminate food a...
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Fertilizing Vegetable Gardens [fact sheet]
We recommend that gardeners test their soil before planting to de- termine the amount of lime and fertilizers needed. Soil testing can be done through...
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens, Yard & Garden, Community Gardening, School Gardening Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Groundcovers for New Hampshire [fact sheet]
Groundcovers are fairly low-growing plants that cover the soil with an abundance of stems and leaves. Turf grass is easily the most widely planted gro...
Landscape Installation & Maintenance, Agriculture & Gardens, Yard & Garden Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Growing Grapes in New Hampshire [fact sheet]
Introduction<br /> <br /> Low winter temperatures and a short growing season generally limit grape production to the southern half of New Hampshire....
Location: Durham Campus
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens, Yard & Garden Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Growing Woody Cut Branch Crops [fact sheet]
Introduction<br /> <br />  <br /> <br /> Cut branch crops are shrubs from which branches are harvested for their unique shape, color, flowers or f...
Location: Durham Campus
Greenhouse, Nursery & Garden Centers, Agriculture & Gardens, Landscape Installation & Maintenance Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Nature Economy Fact Sheet #2: Values of Freshwater Recreation in NH
New Hampshire’s freshwater resources provide numerous values to both residents and visitors. New Hampshire has over 1,000 Lakes and 10,000 miles of ri...
Location: Durham Campus
Economic Development Fact Sheet