Re-Inventing the Appalachian Shepherd

Project Overview

Project Type: Professional Development Program
Funds awarded in 1998: $6,500.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $13,218.06
Region: Northeast
State: West Virginia
Project Leader:
Tom McConnell
West Virginia University

Annual Reports


  • Animals: sheep


  • Animal Production: feed rations, free-range, grazing - multispecies, pasture fertility
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning
  • Production Systems: integrated crop and livestock systems
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