Agroforestry - Forest Management: Sustaining Small Farms - Creating Learning Communities in the Northeast

Project Overview

Project Type: Professional Development Program
Funds awarded in 2000: $128,742.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $77,922.00
Region: Northeast
State: New York
Project Leader:
Louise Buck
Department of Natural Resources
Marianne Krasny
Cornell University

Annual Reports


  • Additional Plants: herbs, trees
  • Miscellaneous: mushrooms


  • Crop Production: agroforestry, intercropping
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, farmer to farmer, networking, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research, workshop, technical assistance
  • Production Systems: permaculture
  • Sustainable Communities: partnerships, public participation, social capital, sustainability measures
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