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    • Considering Specialty Crops? 

      Bratsch, Tony (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-07-24)
      This publication reviews the important considerations that should be understood in all situations before one commits time, materials, labor and other expenses when interested in growing specialty crops.
    • Consumer Campaign Targets Ethnic Produce at Arlington Markets 

      Luck, Kelly; Murray, Jason (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-07-27)
      This publication describes a grant from the federal Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (SARE) that explores the demand for ethnic foods and the potential to develop a niche market for local farmers in ...
    • Getting Started in the Production of Field-grown Cut Flowers 

      Scoggins, Holly Lynne, 1962- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
      Offers advice on growing flowers outdoors to market to wholesalers, florists, retailers, or directly to the public.
    • Getting Started in the Production of Field-Grown, Specialty Cut Flowers 

      Scoggins, Holly Lynne, 1962- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2014-05-02)
      This publication provides an overview of production systems, inputs, handling, and marketing channels for specialty cut flowers.
    • Grain and Soybean Production and Storage in Virginia: A Summary and Spatial Examination 

      Caffarelli, Peter; Ferreira, Gustavo; Groover, Gordon Eugene, 1956-; Boys, Kathryn (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2014-03-25)
      The objectives of this publication are to characterize the market for grain production and storage in Virginia.
    • How to Plan for and Plant Streamside Conservation Buffers with Native Fruit and Nut Trees and Woody Floral Shrubs 

      Trozzo, Katie; Munsell, John F. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2013-09-04)
      One way to achieve both conservation and production in streamside zones is to choose tree and shrub species that provide useful and/or salable products. If riparian forest buffers are managed with food- and floral producing ...
    • Introduction to Growing Christmas Trees in Virginia 

      Johnson, James E. (James Eric), 1952-; Torbert, John L. (John Lee), 1955- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2005-09-01)
      This publication provides a broad overview of Christmas tree production in Virginia. Potential growers should certainly seek more detailed information from county foresters and Extension agents, as proper planning can be ...
    • Mid-Atlantic Composting Directory 

      Evanylo, Gregory K.; Haering, Kathryn; Sherony, Caroline A.; Christian, Archer H. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2011-08-04)
      Provides information about compost producers and suppliers, service and equipment suppliers, and information and education sources in a directory format.
    • Raising Veal Calves 

      Jones, G. M. (Gerald Murray), 1941- (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1980-01)
    • Soybean Choices and Challenges for Your Family 

      Stadler, Kathleen M.; Bakhit, Raga Mukhtar; Holshouser, David Lee, 1963- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      This publication focuses on three topics that will help you enjoy the health benefits of soybeans.
    • Specialty Crop Profile: Ginseng 

      Bratsch, Tony (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-07-28)
      This publication reviews the viability of and the processes involved for the adaptation of ginseng as a cultivated crop in corporate farming settings to very small-scale woodlot plantings.
    • Species for Christmas Tree Planting in Virginia 

      Johnson, James E. (James Eric), 1952- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2005-09-01)
      When selecting a species to plant for Christmas trees, it is important to consider characteristics, local growing conditions, handling/marketing requirements at harvest, seedling cost and availability, and market potential. ...
    • Successful No-Tillage Corn Production 

      Thomason, Wade Everett; Youngman, R. R. (Roger Ray); Hagood, E. S. (Edward Scott), 1952-; Stromberg, Erik L.; Alley, Marcus M., 1947- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009)
      Discusses the advantages of no-till corn production and management decisions such as liming, fertilization, optimal times for planting, use of herbicides, cover crops and types of equipment.
    • Veal Production 

      Buffington, Ronald Edwin, 1943- (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1973-11)
    • Veal Production 

      Baylor, C. E.; Huber, John T. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1966-07)
    • Water Reuse: Using Reclaimed Water For Irrigation 

      Haering, Kathryn; Evanylo, Gregory K.; Benham, Brian Leslie, 1960-; Goatley, Michael (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Describes water reuse and reclaimed water, explains how reclaimed water is produced, options for water reuse, water reuse regulations, and agronomic concerns with water reuse, and provides several case studies of water reuse.