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  • CCE Energy

    Content in this sub-community is organized into a series of collections. The majority of content for these collections originates from expertise within the Colleges of Agriculture and Life Sciences and Human Ecology or ...
  • CCE Entomology

    Cornell Cooperative Extension Entomology sub-community.
  • CCE Horticulture

    Content in this sub-community is organized into a series of collections. The majority of content for these collections originates from expertise within either the Department of Horticulture or county-based Cornell Cooperative ...
  • Cornell Small Farms Program

    Cornell Small Farms Program Archive

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  • NY Small Dairy Innovators: Successful Strategies for Smaller Dairies 

    Stone, Violet (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2010)
    The book features 7 small dairies all over NYS that have found methods of increasing profit and leisure time even in the face of a very challenging time for the dairy industry.
  • The Guide to Marketing Channel Assessment: How to Sell Through Wholesale and Direct Marketing Channels 

    LeRoux, Matthew; Roth, Monika; Shaw, Molly; Schmidt, Todd (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2010)
    This guide offers tools to evaluate the success of your markets to ensure they’re the most profitable for your business.
  • Green Grass, Green Jobs: Increasing Livestock Production on Underutilized Grasslands in NYS 

    Welch, Dan (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2011)
    This report focuses on recommended actions in research, education, extension, and policy to realize the potential of our grasslands as a farming resource that will spur rural economic development, grow the regional food ...
  • NY Small Farm Energy Innovators 

    Masler, Adrienne; Bass, Annie (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2010)
    This booklet describes how farmers save energy and decide which renewable systems are right for their farm. Profiles detail the cost of installation, any grants or incentives available, amount of energy saved or produced, ...
  • Resource Guide to Direct Marketing Livestock and Poultry 

    Goodsell, Martha; Stanton, tatiana (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2011-01)
    A Resource Guide to Direct Market Livestock and Poultry helps to clarify and explain the complex laws in layman terms, discussing slaughtering and processing at the custom, state, and federal levels and guiding farmers ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Summer 2003 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2003-07-21)
    CONTENTS: EDITORIAL: Welcome to Small Farm Quarterly, by Bill Henning and Joanna Green, Page 3; PRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT: Successful Small Farms - A Cornerstone Of NY’s Dairy Sector, by Dave Smith, Page 3; Why Are They ...
  • Small Farmers Campus to Farm Guide 

    Whiteheart, Rachel; Stone, Violet (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2013)
    This guide highlights small farms-focused research and extension projects led by Cornell faculty and educators around the state. Some of these projects are ongoing and offer long-term results and farmer-friendly resources. ...
  • New York State On-Farm Poultry Slaughter Guidelines 

    Bliven, Lynn; Stanton, tatiana; Frenay, Erica (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2012-07)
    The purpose of this NYS On-Farm Poultry Slaughter Guidelines is to provide processing and handling recommendations to NYS producers who process and sell less than 1000 chickens or 250 turkeys under the Producer/Grower – ...
  • The Guide to Urban Farming in New York State 

    Koski, Hannah; Rangarajan, Anu (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2013)
    The Guide to Urban Farming in New York State was written in December 2012 as a Master of Professional Studies master’s paper by Hannah Koski for the Department of Horticulture at Cornell University, under the guidance of ...
  • Guide to Farming in New York State -What Every Ag Entrepreneur Needs to Know 

    Roth, Monika; Schuelke, Jacob; Deming, Anita; Lindsay, Chanda; Frenay, Erica; O’Brien, Lynn; Padilla-Zakour, Olga (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2015)
    This guide is comprised of a series of individual fact sheets addressing topics pertinent to planning and operating a farm business. It is not enterprise specific. Rather it addresses topics common to operating a farm ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Summer 2004 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2004-07-26)
    CONTENTS: EDITORIAL: From the Editors by John Thurgood, Page 3; READERS WRITE: Page 3 & 5; SMALL FARM PROGRAM UPDATE: New Director Named to Cornell Small Farms Program, by Linda McCandless, Page 4; PRODUCTION AND ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Summer 2005 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2005-07-11)
    CONTENTS: EDITORIAL: Beyond the Cookie Cutter, Page 3; SMALL FARM PROGRAM UPDATE: Cornell Small Farms Program Update, Page 3; BUSINESS MANAGEMENT: Reedhaven Farms: Sound, Slow Growth, Page 8; Making the Move to Farming ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Summer 2006 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2006-07-10)
    CONTENTS: SMALL FARM PROGRAM UPDATE: Cornell Small Farms Program Update, Page 3; COMMUNITY/WORLD: Imagination…Innovation…Intervale, Page 6; Community Saves Farm From Jaws of Development, Page 11; COWS AND CROPS: Using ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Summer 2007 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2007-07-09)
    CONTENTS: SMALL FARM PROGRAM UPDATE: Cornell Small Farms Program Update, Page 3; COWS AND CROPS: The Bedded Pack Barn, Page 4; Estimating Manure Application Rates, Page 10; Have You Found Your Farm’s Sweet Spot?, Page ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Fall 2003 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2003-10-20)
    CONTENTS: EDITORIAL: Welcome Readers, by Joanna Green, Page 3; READERS WRITE: Small Farms and Their Big Contributions Not Forgetton, by Bill Magee, Page 4; Milk Is Here To Stay, by Kay Dunn, Page 10; Is Deer Food Safe ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Spring 2004 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2004-04-26)
    CONTENTS: EDITORIAL: From the Editors by Celeste Carmichael, Page 3; READERS WRITE: Page 3; PRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT: If Intensive Grass Management is the Hand, Baleage is the Glove, by Bill Henning, Page 4; New ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Fall 2004 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2004-10-25)
    CONTENTS: EDITORIAL: From the Editors by Bill Henning, Page 3; READERS WRITE: Page 3 & 6; SMALL FARM PROGRAM UPDATE: Page 3-4; Small Farms Expo Draws Over 3000! by Julie Berry, Page 10; ORGANIC FARMING: Organic Farming ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Spring 2005 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2005-04-11)
    CONTENTS: EDITORIAL: From the Editors by Joanna Green,Page 3; SMALL FARM PROGRAM UPDATE: Small Farms Program Update by Joanna Green, Page 3; BUSINESS MANAGEMENT: When the Wind Blows by Jude Barry, Page 6; New York State ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Fall 2005 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2005-10-10)
    CONTENTS: EDITORIAL: Dig Deep for Those in Need, Page 3; SMALL FARM PROGRAM UPDATE: Cornell Small Farms Program Update, Page 3; COMMUNITY/WORLD: Getting A Lesson in Agritourism from North of the Border, Page 18-19; Women ...
  • Small Farm Quarterly - Spring 2006 

    Cornell Small Farms Program (Cornell Small Farms Program, 2006-04-10)
    CONTENTS: FROM THE EDITORS: Progress, Page 3; SMALL FARM PROGRAM UPDATE: Cornell Small Farms Program Update, Page 3; COMMUNITY/WORLD: Reconnecting Farms, Food and Communities, Page 18; COWS AND CROPS: Dealing with High ...

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