Agroforestry: Transforming Unproductive Woodlots Into Productive Livestock Operations.

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2007: $5,709.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2010
Region: North Central
State: Ohio
Project Coordinator:

Annual Reports


  • Additional Plants: trees
  • Animals: goats, sheep


  • Animal Production: grazing management, livestock breeding, grazing - multispecies, grazing - rotational
  • Farm Business Management: feasibility study
  • Production Systems: integrated crop and livestock systems

    Proposal summary:

    Project Description
    Convert an unproductive white pine stand into silvopasture for Boer goats using agroforestry techniques for growers who need to diversify for short term income.

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