CSF Resources and Best Management Practices

NY Vineyard Site Evaluation System

The high investment required and the longevity of vineyards makes good decisions at the beginning critical. Through a collaboration between Read more »

Forest Management Adaptation Workbook

The adaptation workbook, created by the Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science, is targeted toward forest managers and natural resource Read more »

Managing Cover Crops Profitably Manual

The Managing Cover Crops Profitably book was developed by the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program of the USDA. Read more »

US Climate Resilience Toolkit

The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit provides scientific tools, information, and expertise to help people manage their climate-related risks and opportunities, Read more »

Annual Phosphorus Loss Estimator

Annual Phosphorus Loss Estimator (APLE) is an online tool developed by the USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS). It consists of a Read more »

Crop Rotations on Organic Farms Planning Manual

Published by the Natural Resource, Agriculture and Engineering Service with funding from SARE, this manual provides an in-depth review of Read more »

National Climate Assessment 2014

The National Climate Assessment provides a detailed and in depth look at the impacts of climate change across multiple sectors Read more »

Northeast Regional Climate Center

Operated out of Cornell University, the Northeast Regional Climate Center provides recent and historical weather data for the Northeastern United States. Users Read more »

NEWA

NEWA, http://newa.cornell.edu, gives end users free access to 40 IPM, crop management, and degree day tools driven by weather data Read more »

New York State Integrated Pest Management Program

It is projected that pressure from invasive species and other pests will change with the onset of climate change. The New Read more »

USDA Report: Climate Change and Ag. in the U.S.

The USDA report – Climate Change and Agriculture in the United States: Effects and Adaptation, was published in 2011. The Read more »

Cornell Soil Health Assessment

Improved soil health can lead to increased productivity, reduce the need for external inputs, and increase farm resilience to severe weather Read more »