Paw Paw Production and Marketing

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
Tom discusses design, site selection, inter-planting, growing, harvesting, and marketing of pawpaws in a Midwestern agroforestry/perennial polyculture system. Tom Wahl was born and raised in Iowa, and graduated from Iowa State University in 1984, with a degree in Fisheries and Wildlife Biology. Tom, together with his wife Kathy Dice and their two children, grow around 80 different perennial crops in an integrated agroforestry/perennial polyculture system.
Tom Wahl, Red Fern Farm
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators
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