Department of Extension

  • The 2020-2021 New England Vegetable Management Guide is a comprehensive guide to current production and pest management techniques for commercial vegetable crops.

    Price:

    $30.00

  • The 2020-2021 New England Vegetable Management Guide is a comprehensive guide to current production and pest management techniques for commercial vegetable crops.

    Price:

    $38.00

  • The 2020-2021 New England Vegetable Management Guide is a comprehensive guide to current production and pest management techniques for commercial vegetable crops.

    Price:

    $30.00

  • The 2020-2021 New England Vegetable Management Guide is a comprehensive guide to current production and pest management techniques for commercial vegetable crops.

    Price:

    $25.00

  • The People Empowering People (PEP) program is adaptable to a variety of settings and can be found at family resource centers, community based agencies, faith communities and correctional centers throughout Connecticut and in other states. Online Class dates are November 1,2,8,10, and 15th

    Price:

    $505.00

  • Learn why it is important to reduce the amount of waste sent to landfills. Understand how individuals and communities benefit from composting. Discover the art and science of composting. Become familiar with the techniques for creating and maintaining backyard composting systems. Visit and learn about municipal, on-farm and worm composting methods. Improve and deploy teaching and leadership skills through community outreach projects.

    Price:

    $100.00

  • This guide is intended for commercial farmers to provide information on pest management practices for small fruit crops in New England.

    Price:

    $20.00

  • This guide is intended for commercial farmers to provide information on pest management practices for small fruit crops in New England.

    Price:

    $25.00

  • ADVANCED WELDING USING METAL INERT GAS METHODS ROCKVILLE AGRI-SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL, VERNON CT - 9AM-3PM Date: February 25, 2023

    Price:

    $25.00

  • Saturday, January 7, 2023 Cost $25.00 - (Lunch will be provided) Nonnewaug Agri-Science High School, Woodbury, CT

    Price:

    $25.00

  • Saturday, January 28, 2023 Cost $25.00 - (Lunch will be provided) Nonnewaug Agri-Science High School, Woodbury, CT

    Price:

    $25.00

  • Join us at our annual event for an educational day of learning, regulations, and updates on the latest trends in vegetable and small fruit production. The event is Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at Sheraton Hotel, 100 Capital Blvd., Rocky Hill, CT 06067.

    Price:

    $51.00

  • Join us at our annual event for an educational day of learning, regulations, and updates on the latest trends in vegetable and small fruit production. The event is Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at Sheraton Hotel, 100 Capital Blvd., Rocky Hill, CT 06067. STUDENT REGISTRATION

    Price:

    $30.00

  • The annual UConn Extension Vegetable and Fruit Grower's Conference is taking place on Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at Sheraton Hotel, 100 Capital Blvd., Rocky Hill, CT 06067. We have 30-35 tables available for a trade show held during the conference for $130.00. All exhibit attendants (main person and additional helpers) will also need to pre-register for the conference at $50.00 per person.

    Price:

    $130.00

  • This short course introduces the learner to the basics of the nutrition needs of the horse.

    Price:

    $50.00

  • This short course introduces the learner to the basics of the equine skeletal system and its related disorders.

    Price:

    $50.00

  • Your course registration fee will provide you with a semester of lifelong learning opportunities. For $26.00 you can attend as many or as few classes as you want.

    Price:

    $26.00

  • A 55 page comprehensive pest identification guide that can be carried to the field to better identify pests and select appropriate management measures.

    Price:

    $18.00

  • A 55 page comprehensive pest identification guide that can be carried to the field to better identify pests and select appropriate management measures.

    Price:

    $15.00

  • This Short Course is an in-depth review of the information necessary to study for and pass the Ornamental and Turf/Golf Course Superintendents State of CT Supervisory Pesticide Applicator Certification exam. A student that completes all the modules, works through the quizzes, and studies the resource materials independently should be able to pass both the written and oral state exam successfully. Class starts Wed., 1/11/23 and runs for 8 weeks. More information at s.uconn.edu/ornamental-turf.

    Price:

    $375.00

  • The National Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Manual 2014. This manual is a study guide to prepare for the Pesticide Applicator Certification Core Exam FOR CT. The Cornell Pesticide Applicator Training Manual covers the same material - use either book. For private applicators, much of the state exam is based on this book. There is also a supplemental booklet on your specific category available from the CT DEEP Pesticide Management website. Includes shipping.

    Price:

    $44.00

  • This 10 module online course is for growers looking to learn more about analyzing their soils, understanding soil health, assessing farmland, implementing conservation practices on the farm, and adaptation and mitigation strategies that can be used in the face of a changing climate. The course was created by Kip Kolinsinskas, a former USDA NRCS Soil Scientist and currently the UConn Solid Ground Professional Soil, Conservation, and Land Use Consultant

    Price:

    $60.00