Posts Tagged ‘grain’

Maine Grain and Oilseed Newsletter August 2014 Issue Available

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

field of ripe grain

Dear Grower,

The August 2014 issue of the Maine Grain and Oilseed Newsletter contains articles on seed bed preparation, tillage radish cover crops, and a reprint of last year’s article on harvest efficiency and combine adjustment.

Sincerely,
Andrew Plant, Extension Agriculture Educator

57 Houlton Road, Presque Isle, ME 04769
207.764.3361 or 1.800.287.1462
extension.umaine.edu/aroostook

New UMaine Extension Resource: Grains & Oilseeds Website!

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Clean, dry grain, ready for storageSmall grains have long played an important role in Maine agriculture, and their value is increasing with new and local markets for a greater variety of grains. You will find information on growing small grains and oilseeds for feed, food, and energy at the new UMaine Extension Grains & Oilseeds website.

The Maine Grain and Oilseed Newsletter provides production and research information to Maine’s grain and oilseed producers. Information includes tips on production, fertility, marketing, pest management, and more.