Soil Health Educational Outreach Materials

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2019: $24,766.41
Projected End Date: 10/31/2020
Host Institution Award ID: G156-20-W7503
Grant Recipient: Western State Colorado University (doing business as Western Colorado University)
Region: Western
State: Colorado
Graduate Student:
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Jennie DeMarco
Western Colorado University
Principal Investigator:
Amy Honan
Western Colorado University
These posters were printed and place inside a kiosk at Coldharbour Ranch, where students, ranchers, and educators can learn about the research at Coldharbour on soil health and carbon sequestration. Discusses the reason why this research was needed, why compost was used, how we funded the work with SARE, and the outcomes from our compost amendment. It also discusses how this was a women-led research project that has grown to include two additional projects of graduate students.
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; 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.