Resources

Resource Category Topic Type
NH Farm Network
A directory of organizations that can provide services to New Hampshire farmers.
Agriculture & Gardens
Legally Sound Internships on Your Farm
Defines what an intern is and conditions at work.
Agriculture & Gardens, Agricultural Business Management, Farmer Support Networks Fact Sheet
Why Some Farms Pay Wages as Salary
Defines salary, eligibility and tips for identifying when to pay salary on the farm.
Agriculture & Gardens, Agricultural Business Management, Farmer Support Networks Fact Sheet
Hiring Workers Through the H-2A Visa Program
Defines H-2A Visa Program, who can use it, how recruitment works and human rights considerations.
Agriculture & Gardens, Agricultural Business Management, Farmer Support Networks Fact Sheet
Avoiding Discriminatory Questions During an Interview
Includes definition of employment discrimination, explains common risks and provides advice on conducting nondiscriminatory job interviews.
Agriculture & Gardens, Agricultural Business Management, Farmer Support Networks Fact Sheet
Financial Benchmarks for Diversified, Direct-Market Produce Farms
From 2015 to 2022, New Hampshire Cooperative Extension (UNHCE) led two research projects focused on the financial analysis of diversified, direct…
Agriculture & Gardens Research Report
Manejo de Terneras y Vaquillas en Nueva Inglaterra
Cuesta alrededor de $2500 para criar una ternera desde el nacimiento hasta el parto en Nueva Inglaterra, por lo tanto, es importante optimizar la…
Agriculture & Gardens, Dairy, Livestock & Forage Crops
Calf and Heifer Management in New England
Guidance to optimize dairy cow feeding, comfort and proper development of the rumen during the first year of life.
Agriculture & Gardens, Dairy, Livestock & Forage Crops
The Farm Labor Dashboard
Website contains information on how to effectively recruit, hire, train and retain workers is a critical farm management skill. It includes tips,…
Agriculture & Gardens, Agricultural Business Management Partner Website
Measuring Racial Equity in New Hampshire’s Food System
This assessment breaks down data from the nationally reported Agriculture Statistics to encourage further investigation and spark conversations that…
Agriculture & Gardens, Farmer Support Networks Agriculture & Gardens Research Report
An Update on Water Feeding to Preweaned Calves
Water remains vital to the rumen development in the preweaned calf. The work of Kertz and colleagues at the Purina Research Farm in the early 1980s…
Agriculture & Gardens, Dairy, Livestock & Forage Crops Fact Sheet
UNH Extension - Online Tick Training
Participants who complete the training will understand how to identify ticks and protect themselves from being fed upon. Learners are introduced to…
Agriculture & Gardens, Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Agriculture & Gardens Remote Training
Cover Cropping for the Home Garden [fact sheet]
This fact sheet provides an overview of the most common reasons to use cover crops at home and lays out the most successful options for gardeners in…
Agriculture & Gardens, Yard & Garden Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Grafting Fruit Trees
Pruning guidelines for all trees and shrubs, in the home setting and in commercial applications.
Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Yard & Garden, Forest & Trees tree fruit crops & orchards
Prospective Buyer Guide 2022
The decision to purchase land can be one of the most important financial and personal decisions that you make in your lifetime. Whether you are…
Agriculture & Gardens, Dairy, Livestock & Forage Crops, Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Yard & Garden, Natural Resources, Forest & Trees, Wildlife Agriculture & Gardens, Natural Resources Guide
Pruning Trees and Shrubs
Pruning guidelines for all trees and shrubs, in the home setting and in commercial applications.
Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Yard & Garden, Forest & Trees tree fruit crops & orchards
Selling Homemade Food Products in NH -The Basics - Cleaning & Sanitizing [Fact Sheet]
Cleaning and sanitizing best management practices for food contact surfaces are essential steps in keeping food safe to eat. Implementing routine…
Agriculture & Gardens, Food Safety Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Selling Homemade Food Products in NH - The Basics - Health and Hygiene [Fact Sheet]
Sick workers and poor hygiene practices can contaminate food and cause foodborne illness outbreaks and other diseases such as colds and flus.…
Agriculture & Gardens, Food Safety Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Selling Homemade Food Products in NH - The Basics - Part Two [Fact Sheet]
When is a Class H Homestead License Required (Non- Exempt) Selling Homestead Food Products in New Hampshire Starting a homestead food business is a…
Agriculture & Gardens, Food Safety Agriculture & Gardens Fact Sheet
Research Report: High tunnel eggplant varieties, pruning, and postharvest storage, 2018
Recently, parthenocarpic varieties of eggplant (ones that set fruit without pollination) have been developed specifically for greenhouse and tunnel…
Agriculture & Gardens, Fruit & Vegetable Crops vegetable crops Research Report