CSF Resources and Best Management Practices

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 »

Farming Success in an Uncertain Climate Fact Sheet

The Farming Success in an Uncertain Climate resource is a four page fact sheet outlining the most likely climatic challenges (flooding, drought, heat stress, Read more »