Replacing Summer Fallow with Field Peas in Nebraska

Project Type: Partnership
Funds awarded in 2016: $29,999.00
Projected End Date: 02/28/2018
Grant Recipient: University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Region: North Central
State: Nebraska
Project Coordinator:
Strahinja Stepanovic
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Grain-type field pea is a spring-planted, cool-season crop that is now grown on almost 100,000 acres in west central and western Nebraska. The University of Nebraska has received SARE support for multiple projects to work on field pea production, marketing, and outreach.
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.