Category: Fact Sheet
|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....
|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...
|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...
|Economic Development||Fact Sheet|