Establishing a Wisconsin Hatchery to Produce and Sell Organically Raised Pastured Poultry Chicks

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2004: $5,980.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $7,845.00
Region: North Central
State: Wisconsin
Project Coordinator:
Julia Maro
Coon Creek Family Farm


  • Animals: poultry


  • Animal Production: housing, free-range, manure management, pasture fertility, grazing - rotational, watering systems
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, marketing management, agricultural finance, value added
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems
  • Sustainable Communities: sustainability measures
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