Specialty Forestry Products Professional Development

Project Overview

Project Type: Professional Development Program
Funds awarded in 2000: $35,631.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $38,604.00
Region: North Central
State: Nebraska
Project Coordinator:
Susan Wirth
National Arbor Day Foundation

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: berries (other)
  • Nuts: hazelnuts, walnuts
  • Additional Plants: native plants, ornamentals, trees


  • Crop Production: windbreaks
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning, new enterprise development, value added
  • Natural Resources/Environment: biodiversity, soil stabilization, wildlife, hedges - woody
  • Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities, partnerships, analysis of personal/family life, sustainability measures
    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.