Urban Agricultural Youth Program

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2005: $5,965.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2006
Region: North Central
State: Missouri
Project Coordinator:

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: peanuts, potatoes, sugarbeets, sunflower, wheat
  • Fruits: apples, cherries, peaches, pears, plums, berries (strawberries)
  • Vegetables: sweet potatoes, beets, broccoli, cabbages, carrots, cauliflower, celery, cucurbits, eggplant, garlic, greens (leafy), onions, peppers, tomatoes, turnips
  • Additional Plants: herbs
  • Animals: rabbits


  • Crop Production: conservation tillage
  • Education and Training: extension, farmer to farmer, mentoring, workshop
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, marketing management
  • Soil Management: green manures, organic matter
  • Sustainable Communities: partnerships, public participation, urban agriculture, analysis of personal/family life, community services, sustainability measures
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