Agroecosystem Research At the UNH Organic Dairy Research Farm

Project Type: Research Only
Funds awarded in 2015: $389,118.00
Projected End Date: 01/31/2019
Grant Recipient: University of New Hampshire
Region: Northeast
State: New Hampshire
Project Leader:
Dr. John Aber
University of New Hampshire
A CLOSED-SYSTEM, ENERGY INDEPENDENT ORGANIC DAIRY FARM The goal of this project is to enhance the long-term sustainability of organic dairy farm agroecosystems in northern New England through the development, implementation and evaluation of innovative management practices and systems designed to reduce energy demand and to close nutrient cycles.
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
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