Profitable Tree Crops

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 Wahl, Co-Owner and Farmer at Red Fern Farm in IA, discusses which tree crops are most profitable for your farm. He provides great information plus perspective of more than 30 years. Crops he talks about include chestnuts, Asian pears, honeyberries as well as crops that have not proven to be profitable in the Midwest. Great question and answer session follows the presentation!
Tom Wahl, Red Fern Farm
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators
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