Publications

University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s PUBLICATIONS & BOOKS help “extend” University of Maine resources to the Maine public.


UMaine Extension produces statewide newsletters and blogs on a variety of agriculture-related topics.

Apple Pest Report
A newsletter targeted primarily for commercial growers but is also of use to hobbyists. There are 2 ways to receive the Apple Pest Report newsletter:

  1. E-mail version is free. Your e-mail program must be able to read HTML-email messages. If you would like to receive the e-mail version send your e-mail address.
  2. The web version is usually published at same time as e-mail version is mailed. All the current year issues are freely accessible at the UMaine Extension Apple IPM website.

Avian Influenza (AI) Updates
Up-to-date news about AI by Anne Lichtenwalner, DVM, PhD, University of Maine Cooperative Extension.


Cows and Crops Newsletter
A free, online newsletter providing production and research information to Maine’s dairy and forage producers. Information includes upcoming events. To receive email announcements when new issues become available, visit our Cows & Crops Subscription Form.


Farm Scoop
A free, farm-related, online newsletter. To receive notifications of new issues via e-mail, contact KymNoelle Hopson at kymnoelle.hopson@maine.edu.


Maine Grain and Oilseed Newsletter
A free, online newsletter providing production and research information to Maine’s grain and oilseed producers. Information includes tips on production, fertility, marketing, pest management, and more. Also available as an e-mail-based newsletter. For subscription information, contact Andrew Plant at aplant@maine.edu or 207.532.6548.


Maine Home Garden News
A free, online newsletter for Maine home gardeners available monthly, March through October. Articles are written by UMaine Extension gardening experts and Maine Master Gardener Volunteers.


Orchard Newsletter
A newsletter for commercial apple growers. For subscription information, contact pamela.stpeter@maine.edu or 207.933.2100.


Pest Alert
Published weekly during the summer for commercial potato growers. For subscription information, contact Steve Johnson at 207.764.3361 or 1.800.287.1462 (in Maine).


Spudlines
A newsletter for commercial potato growers. Published four times a year. For subscription information, contact Steve Johnson at 207.764.3361 or 1.800.287.1462 (in Maine).


Strawberry IPM Newsletter
For subscription information, contact pamela.stpeter@maine.edu, 207.933.2100, or visit the Highmoor Farm website and subscribe to the Highmoor Farm Blog RSS feed.


Sweet Corn IPM Newsletter
For subscription information, contact pamela.stpeter@maine.edu, 207.933.2100, or visit the Highmoor Farm website and subscribe to the Highmoor Farm Blog RSS feed.


Wild Blueberry News
A monthly newsletter for commercial blueberry growers. To subscribe, use our online form or call 207.581.2892 or 1.800.287.0274 (in Maine); 207.581.2923 or 1.800.897.0757 (in Maine).


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