Sustainable Hog Production in Old Farm Buildings

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1998: $4,770.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1999
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: corn, oats, grass (misc. perennial), hay
  • Animals: swine


  • Animal Production: housing, animal protection and health, manure management, feed/forage
  • Crop Production: nutrient cycling
  • Education and Training: technical assistance, demonstration, extension, farmer to farmer
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, feasibility study, whole farm planning
  • Production Systems: holistic management
  • Soil Management: organic matter, nutrient mineralization
  • Sustainable Communities: analysis of personal/family life
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