Project Type: Farmer
Year Awarded: 1996
Projected End Date: 12/31/1996
Funds Awarded: $2,960.00
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $9,110.00
Allen G. Matthews
Farmer's Alternative Resource and Market Cooperative (FARM Coop)
Allen Matthews, whose family farm is demonstrating an alternative rotation system for growing vegetables on hilly land, will use this producer grant to monitor and compare all yields between conventional and sustainable practices for pepper, sweet corn, pumpkins, hay and small grains and to share the results with other farmers.