The Development of an On-farm Learning Cener

1995 Annual Report for FNC95-109

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1995: $5,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1997
Region: North Central
State: Michigan
Project Coordinator:

The Development of an On-farm Learning Cener


The continuing decline in the number of family farms has created a need to fill the void in communication and knowledge between producer and consumer.

Objectives: 1) To provide ongoing community education regarding the production, purchase preparation and consumption of whole foods; 2) to provide ongoing promotion and education for producucers regarding sustainable agricultural practices; and 3) to provide a regional-based marketing outlet and distribution center for organic producers.

Results are not available as of yet.