University of Maine Cooperative Extension’s PUBLICATIONS & BOOKS help “extend” University of Maine resources to the Maine public.
- Agriculture (general)
- Commercial Horticulture
- Forages & Pastures
- Grains and Oilseeds
- Maine Farm Safety Program
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:
- 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.
- 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.
A free, farm-related, online newsletter.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
A newsletter for commercial apple growers. For subscription information, contact email@example.com or 207.933.2100.
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).
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).
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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