Online and print resources related to the five topical areas included in PA-WAgN's Specialty Mentorship Program

Fruits and Vegetables

Start Farming

High Tunnel Manual

Spotted Wing Drosophila, Overview and Identification Part 1; Monitoring Part 3, and Management Part 4,


Greg Judy's website

Holistic Management International

Holistic Management: A New Framework for Decision Making, Allan Savory and Jody Butterfield, Island Press

  • Poisonous Plants of Pennsylvania, by Robert J. Hill and Donna Folland, 1986 Edition, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Pasture Management on Organic Dairy Farms: Managing for Pasture Plant Health, Sarah Flack

Dairy and Cheese

Urban Agriculture and Nutrition

Links to websites and printed material covering topics on Urban Agriculture and Nutrition recommended by Kirsten Reinford, PA-WAgN Specialty Mentor in the area of Urban Agriculture and Nutrition. Kirsten farms at Joshua Farm in Harrisburg, PA. Find more resources recommended by Kirsten at the farm's website

Urban Agriculture

Websites and Online Resources

Books and Magazines


Websites and Online Resources

On-farm Education and Value-Added Products

Books and Magazines

Pennsylvania Women's Agricultural Network


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