Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2019: $199,547.00
Projected End Date: 01/31/2024
Grant Recipient: Tallgrass Prairie Center
Region: North Central
Dr. Laura Jackson
Tallgrass Prairie Center, University of Northern Iowa
This Cost of Prairie Strips handout is designed to help an on-farm decision-maker understand the costs of establishing and maintaining prairie strips. Costs include; seed, planting, field preparation, maintenance (haying and prescribed fire), and opportunity costs.
Decision-making Tool, Fact Sheet
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This product is associated with the project "Towards widespread adoption of prairie conservation strips: case studies increase expertise of professional farm managers, landowners and farmers"