Large-scale Alley Cropping with Pecans

Project Type: Partnership
Funds awarded in 2018: $29,984.00
Projected End Date: 04/30/2020
Grant Recipient: Savanna Institute
Region: North Central
State: Wisconsin
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Kevin Wolz, PhD
Savanna Institute
Dan Shepherd, of Shepherd Farms in Clifton Hill, MO, talks about his experience growing 300 acres of pecans with other crops in an alley cropping system on his farm. He shares information about grafting vs. bare root planting, pest management strategies, harvesting and processing, labor, and much, much more!
Dan Shepherd, Shepherd Farms
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators
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