Making the Connection: Enhancing Agricultural Understanding in an Urbanizing Area

Project Overview

Project Type: Sustainable Community Innovation
Funds awarded in 2003: $7,200.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Region: Southern
State: Virginia
Principal Investigator:
Suzanne Heflin
Prince William County Farm Tour


  • Agronomic: potatoes, grass (misc. perennial), hay
  • Additional Plants: ornamentals, trees
  • Animals: bees, bovine, ratite


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, marketing management
  • Sustainable Communities: partnerships, public participation, urban agriculture, urban/rural integration, community development
    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.