Resources

Resource Category Topic Type
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…
Agriculture & Gardens, Dairy, Livestock & Forage Crops Agriculture & Gardens
Farm Food Safety — Food Contact Surfaces and Materials
Assessing Food Contact Surfaces and Materials: Think about the steps involved from harvesting produce to customer sale. Ask yourself these…
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
New Hampshire Farmers Talk About Managing Business Risks [video]
Chuck Souther from Apple Hill Farm Longer Version Trevor Hardy from Brookdale Fruit Farm Longer Version Adam Crete from Highway…
Agricultural Business Management, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens Video
Sales Forecasting For Agricultural Businesses
Conducting research to estimate the market potential of a new product or venture After several years in business, you’re thinking about expanding…
Agricultural Business Management, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
Soil Testing for Environmental Contaminants - Interpreting Your Heavy Metals Test Results [fact sheet]
What Are Heavy Metals? Heavy metals are a class of elements that include lead, copper, arsenic, and cadmium, and can be toxic to humans and plants…
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…
Location: Durham Campus
Landscape Installation & Maintenance, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
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…
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…
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
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…
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
A1 - Fruit Study Materials [Commercial]
Commercial applicator category Fruit (A1) is a subcategory of Agricultural Pest Control (A). This subcategory is intended for pesticide applicators…
Pesticide Safety Education, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
A2 - Herbicides Study Materials [Commercial]
Commercial applicator category Herbicides (A2) is a subcategory of Agricultural Pest Control (A). This subcategory is intended for herbicide…
Pesticide Safety Education, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
A3 - Field Crops Study Materials [Commercial]
Commercial applicator category Field Crops (A3) is a subcategory of Agricultural Pest Control (A). This subcategory is intended for pesticide and…
Pesticide Safety Education, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
A4 - Animals Study Materials [Commercial]
This is a subcategory of Agricultural Pest Control (A) for commercial applicators who, apply or supervise the application of pesticides on animals…
Agriculture & Gardens, Pesticide Safety Education Agriculture & Gardens
Accurately Measuring Small Quantities of Product [Video]
In this video, John Grande introduces the applicator to a number of measuring devices (syringes, pipets, tubing, and scales) that will make measuring…
Pesticide Safety Education, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
Adding SNAP/EBT Sales to your Farm [webinar video]
This webinar covers: What is FNS and how to start an application Steps to become a SNAP/EBT authorized retailer How to use your EBT or…
Agricultural Business Management, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens
Alternatives to Invasive Landscape Plants [fact sheet]
New Hampshire’s invasive species regulations currently prohibit the collection, sale, transport, distribution, propagation or transplantation of…
Landscape Installation & Maintenance, Agriculture & Gardens, Yard & Garden Agriculture & Gardens
Aphids [fact sheet]
Aphids, or plant lice, feed on most vegetable crops, many house plants and ornamentals grown in New Hampshire, as well as numerous weeds and wild…
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens, Pesticide Safety Education, Yard & Garden Agriculture & Gardens
Apple Maggot [fact sheet]
The apple maggot (Rhagoletis pomonella) is one of the most important economic insect pests of apples in New Hampshire. This native insect is also…
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens, Plant Disease & Diagnosis Services Agriculture & Gardens
Apple Scab [fact sheet]
Apple scab is a fungus disease that occurs worldwide wherever apples are grown. It is most severe in areas where the weather is cool and moist in the…
Fruit & Vegetable Crops, Agriculture & Gardens, Pesticide Safety Education Agriculture & Gardens
Apply Products Accurately with Proper Calibration [Video]
In this video, John Grande discusses the importance of calibrating a backpack sprayer. He covers the most critical variables that will affect the…
Pesticide Safety Education, Agriculture & Gardens Agriculture & Gardens