Extension Ag Update
July/August 2007
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University of Illinois Agricultural and Horticultural Publications
Call 1-800-345-6087 or order on the web www.PublicationsPlus.uiuc.edu
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Forage Legumes and Forage Grasses Posters

Two new  posters (24” x 30”) show pictures of the most common forages used within the United States have been published by the International Plant Nutrition Institute.   To orders contact: Circulation Department, IPNI, 655 Engineering Drive, Suite 110, Norcross, GA  30092-2837, 770-825-8025, circulation@ipni.net, www.ipni.net

Preserving Old Barns

John Porter, Univ. New Hampshire, Cooperative Extension dairy specialist, and Francis Gilman, retired agricultural engineer specialist, UNH Cooperative Extension
A unique resource on preserving old barns is now available in an illustrated book featuring many of New Hampshire's historic and scenic barns.  It deals with structural renovation of deteriorating farm buildings. This book will help barn owners assess the structural integrity of old farm buildings, as well as provide instructions for some basic repairs. To order please call University of New Hampshire Publications office, Holly Young at (603) 862-1564.