Niche Beef Production and Marketing in Colorado

Project Overview

Project Type: Professional Development Program
Funds awarded in 2002: $59,470.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $42,838.00
Region: Western
State: Colorado
Principal Investigator:
Martha Sullins
American Farmland Trust
Julia Freedgood
American Farmland Trust
Dawn Thilmany
Colorado State University
Tom Field
Colorado State University

Annual Reports


  • Animals: bovine


  • Education and Training: technical assistance, demonstration, extension, networking
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, cooperatives, feasibility study, agricultural finance, market study, value added, whole farm planning
  • Production Systems: holistic management
  • Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities, partnerships
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