Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2016: $7,442.00
Projected End Date: 01/30/2018
Grant Recipient: Renegade Acres
Region: North Central
Christian and Katie Flickinger own and operate Renegade Acres, an heirloom vegetable and seed farm in Howell, Michigan. With support from SARE, they worked on developing an automated irrigation system using open source hardware and software. This video is Christian's NCR-SARE Farmers Forum presentation at the 2019 Michigan Family Farms Conference.
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
This product is associated with the project "Open Source Automated Irrigation System for Small Farms, Urban Farms or Specialty Crops"