Crops & Soils
Cornell Guidelines for Pest Management. http://ipmguidelines.org/ Link to a series of guidelines for pest management and cultural practices for different crop, home and wildlife needs.
NYS IPM Program The New York State Integrated Pest Management Program helps address your pest management needs, whether you are on the farm, at work or in school, at home, or in the community.
Pennsylvania Machinery Custom Rates – updated yearly – The Pennsylvania Machinery Custom Rates report shows charges by custom operators for various farming activities for the prior year. This report is published annually in April
Pesticide Training - The NYS DEC has training dates and locations, information and requirements.
Climate & Weather Data
DSIRE Database is a comprehensive source of information on state, local, utility, and federal incentives that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency.
PMEP – Pesticide Management Education Program Information on pesticide use, registration, and certification in New York State.
Forages.org – includes the NY Forage Species Selection Tool, General NYS Forage Information, and Grass Bio-fuels Information.
Cornell University Department of Crop and Soils Sciences Agronomy Fact Sheet Series. Factsheets on a number of Field Crop related topics for NYS
Cornell Fruit Resources (includes Tree Fruits, Grapes and Berries)
Cornell Guidelines for Pest Management. Link to a series of guidelines for pest management and cultural practices for Turfgrass, Tree Fruit, Trees and Shrubs, Berry Crops, Grapes, Herbaceous Perennials, Vegetable Crops, and Floral and Greenhouse Crops.
Web Soil Survey, An on-line tool to find the soil types for your farm
Instructions for Soil Sample Collection (factsheet)
How to collect a soil sample (video)