Fertilizer Trials
Image by Mina Vescera, CCE Suffolk

Our technicians work with local farmers across all commodities

Potato Samples

Sampling potatoes for the BMP Challenge

Kevin giving a demonstration in how he calibrates fertilizer equipment for the BMP Challenge.

Calibrating Fertilizer Equipment helps reduce nitrogen and saves the farmer money

Educational Material

  • Nitrogen Management

Promising Results with Controlled Release Fertilizers

  • Pesticide Management¬†

New York State Integrated Pest Management Program

  • Soil Health

Looking At Soil Health Can Help Identify Common Soil Constraints

Reduced Tillage - On-farm Research Project 2011 - Long Island

Soil Testing for home lawns & gardens

Soil Compaction in managed landscapes

BIOCHAR: a sustainable soil amendment

  • Fact Sheets

The Agricultural Stewardship Program has created pesticide and nutrient management fact sheets that correspond directly to the best management practices highlighted in the tier 2 Agricultural Environmental Management (AEM) worksheets. If you have any questions about any of the recommendations offered in the fact sheets, please contact us at (631) 727-7850.

Pesticide Management Fact Sheets

Nutrient Management Fact Sheets

Pocket Guide for Fertilizer and Pesticide Spills

  • Weather Stations

Network for the Environment and Weather Application

Last updated May 8, 2019