Resources

Resource Category Topic Type
Winter Protection of Roses [fact sheet]
Introduction Winter protection is often necessary for most types of garden roses. The extent of protection depends on the type of rose and its…
Agriculture & Gardens, Yard & Garden Fact Sheet
Wood Energy
Wood is abundant in New Hampshire. After all, we are 84% forested. Any woodlot has a mix of tree species, sizes and shapes--all factors deciding how…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Wood In Streams
Until recently, the importance of wood in streams for fish habitat wasn't very well understood. In 2018 two field-based workshops were held for…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Woodlot Boundary Line Marking
One of the most common recommendations foresters make to forest landowners has little to do with the management of their trees. Although most…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Workday 101: Training Guide
This 13-page guide is your go-to resource for organizing a volunteer workday Skills, tips and advice for organizing a volunteer workday Tips…
Nature Groupie, Natural Resources, Nature Groupie, Citizen Science Projects
Worker Protection Standards [Online Recertification Course]
Worker Protection Standards The Worker Protection Standard's purpose is to reduce the risk of illness and injury from pesticide exposure to…
Agriculture & Gardens, Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Pesticide Safety Education Agriculture & Gardens
Workforce Development
New Hampshire employs over 7,000 workers in the forest industry. This encompasses diverse positions in different sectors with varied skill sets.…
Forest & Trees, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Working Steer Project Fact Sheet
The 4-H Working Steer Project allows youth the opportunity to train a pair of steers (castrated males) to work together as a team. Oxen are not a…
New Hampshire 4-H
Workshop: Mobile Mapping for GIS Data Collection
Workshop:  Mobile Mapping for GIS Data Collection Learn how to get a group of people (or just yourself) using mobile devices (smartphones, tablets…
Natural Resources Online Workshop, Remote Training
Yellow Rattle
In June of 2012 and 2013, Alan Eaton, Ross MacKeil, Elizabeth Puris, Daimon Meeh, Steven Turaj and Carl Majewski made a preliminary survey of New…
Dairy, Livestock & Forage Crops, Agriculture & Gardens, Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Agriculture & Gardens
You Just Finished the Master Gardener Class. Now What?
Congratulations!  You have finished the Master Gardener class and now you are an Intern. What does that mean? Interns take the information they…
New Hampshire Master Gardeners, Yard & Garden
Your First 4-H Beef Project
Congratulations on selecting a 4-H Beef Project! Beef Cattle can be lots of fun to raise and make a great project for all ages. If you are just…
New Hampshire 4-H
Your Woodlot, Your Legacy: Managing for Forest Carbon
Forests have remarkable ability to sequester and store carbon while at the same time provide those traditional benefits and opportunities we all…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Your Woodlot, Your Legacy: Managing for Songbird Habitat
For every bird you see in the woods, there is something your woodlot is providing to meet its needs. Too much of one thing, or not enough of another…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees, Wildlife Natural Resources
Your Woodlot, Your Legacy: Managing for Timber
Producing valuable and quality timber in your woodlot starts with identifying and growing quality trees. Developing quality trees requires a long-…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Your Woodlot, Your Legacy: What will your woodlot look like in the future?
As a forest landowner, the decisions you make about your land will have a lasting impact for years to come. A good place to start is to think about…
Natural Resources, Forest & Trees Natural Resources
Youth Healthy Living Curriculum, Resources and Activities
4-H Healthy Living In this 4-H project area, participants learn about balancing physical, nutritional, social and emotional health. Youth, working…
Health & Well-Being New Hampshire 4-H
Youth Horticulture Curriculum, Resources and Activities
4-H Horticulture In this project area, participants learn about plants, insects, landscape design, soils, and more through experiential projects…
Yard & Garden, School Gardening
[RESCHEDULED] 2020 Teen Conference: Pre-application for Merrimack County 4-H
If you are a Merrimack County 4-H Member and plan to register for Teen Conference please fill out the Merrimack County 4-H Pre-Application and mail…