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Farm Labor Survey

Please take a few minutes today to complete an online survey (https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/aglabor2016) about your experiences making decisions about and managing farm labor. The survey is part of a multi-state research and extension project working to help farmers better anticipate the amount and type of labor they … Continue reading

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High Tunnel Survey – We need your help

Dear growers, As part of our new Northeast SARE project “Improving nutrient and pest management in high tunnel production”, we want to learn more about the practices used and challenges faced by growers using high tunnels. We ask you to … Continue reading

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How much do you know about swede midge?

Yolanda Chen, a researcher at the University of Vermont, is researching a new invasive insect pest called swede midge. Thus far, it has been found in VT, but not yet in NH. Entomologists are keeping an eye out for it. … Continue reading

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2014 SWD Survey

Alan Eaton, George Hamilton and I have set up an online survey to determine the amount of spotted wing drosophila damage on NH crops during the 2014 growing season. Yes, it is very similar to last year’s survey. If you were … Continue reading

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Expanding Winter Harvest & Sales Survey

More and more vegetables are being grown and sold during the winter in New England, and the addition of new crops and markets has happened rapidly. We’re trying to determine what the biggest issues are for growers with respect to … Continue reading

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Cover Crops & Soil Organic Matter Survey

Research & Extension staff from the Universities of Rhode Island, Vermont and New Hampshire are working together to create a set of programs focusing on using cover crops and organic matter amendments to build soil organic matter, and would like … Continue reading

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Your input is needed to guide apple scab and SWD research

Commercial apple growers:  Please take our New England Apple Scab Control Practices Survey: This survey is part of a research project being conducted in New England with Dan Cooley, Arthur Tuttle, and Jon Clements at the University of Massachusetts, Cheryl Smith, … Continue reading

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