Summer 2011

Read the Summer 2011 Quarterly online at http://issuu.com/leepublications/docs/sfqsummer2011

SMALL FARM PROGRAM UPDATE

Cornell Small Farms Program Update

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

Farm Profit: Making a Life and a Living from Your Farm, by Erica Frenay

COMMUNITY AND WORLD

Ghana, Putting A Face On 7 Billion People, by A. Fay Benson

DAIRY

Family Dairy Ventures Back into Cheese, by Patricia Brhel

Why Consider Off-Farm Dairy Processing?, by Fay Benson

FARM TECHNOLOGY

ZEA2™: Changing the Way We Grow Food, by Michael McDonough

FARMING COOPERATIVELY

Farmstock: For Farmers, By Farmers, by Sonja Hedlund

FOREST, FIELD AND WOODLOT

Changing the Face of Agricultural Landscape: One Gas Well at a Time, by Sue Smith-Heavenrich

HOME & FAMILY

Neighbors Growing Winter Greens, by Lisa M. Dellwo

HORTICULTURE

Late Blight of Tomato and Potato in 2011, by Meg McGrath

NEW FARMERS

Starting a Farm Incubator, by David Llewellyn

Greenhorns: A Growing Network, by Severine von Tscharner Fleming

NON-DAIRY LIVESTOCK

In Defense of Specialization, by Ulf Kintzel

Heritage Breeds, by Lindsay Debach

NORTHEAST SARE SPOTLIGHT

All Dressed Up and No Place to Snow, by Annie Bass

RESOURCE SPOTLIGHTS

Greenhorns Tips for Organizing Young Farmer Events

Understanding the Enemy

STEWARDSHIP & NATURE

The Wonder of Life, by Bill Duesing

Farm Ponds, by Ben Falk

VALUE ADDED

Fabrics of Our Livelihoods, by Karey Solomon

YOUTH PAGES

What 4-H Means To Me by Jenna Brokaw

Brothers Have Fun Raising Rabbits, by Brandon Knoll & Blaine Knoll

Raised Bed Gardening, by Megan Rosko