- Fruits: grapes
- Education and Training: demonstration, display, extension, farmer to farmer, mentoring, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research, workshop
- Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, budgets/cost and returns, feasibility study, agricultural finance, value added
- Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities, public participation, employment opportunities, social networks, sustainability measures
Organic agriculture prohibits the use of treated posts, but untreated pine posts deteriorate in as little as 3 years and rarely last beyond 7 years. Comparably priced concrete posts manufactured by the family farmer are the best sustainable alternative.