Project Type: Partnership
Funds awarded in 2003: $10,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
State: New York
In a SARE-funded study in New York, a cooperative team of farmers, researchers and consultants addressed these constraints in dairy farm rotations by developing an alternative forage cropping system with multiple options to produce high-quality forages. This fact sheet explains implementing the Alternative Continuous-Cover Forage (ACCF) system to produce high-quality dairy cattle forage with yields comparable to traditional cropping system.
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This product is associated with the project "Alternative continuous cover forage crop systems for the Northeast"