Composting Rural and Urban Waste

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1993: $4,950.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1994
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $8,600.00
Region: North Central
State: Michigan
Project Coordinator:


  • Agronomic: wheat, grass (misc. perennial), hay
  • Vegetables: tomatoes
  • Animals: bovine


  • Animal Production: manure management, pasture fertility, grazing - rotational, feed/forage
  • Crop Production: municipal wastes
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension
  • Soil Management: organic matter, composting
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