Sustainable Straw Based Farrowing System Modified After the Swedish Model

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2001: $4,973.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $7,780.00
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:

Annual Reports


  • Animals: swine


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Education and Training: farmer to farmer, on-farm/ranch research, study circle
  • Production Systems: holistic management
  • Sustainable Communities: analysis of personal/family life, sustainability measures
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