- Animals: bovine, swine
- Education and Training: demonstration, farmer to farmer
- Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, marketing management, market study, value added
- Sustainable Communities: employment opportunities, social networks
This project will advance the use of byproducts such as fat, bones, hides, and feathers to increase farm income. The goal is to train other farmers in the uses of these materials and to develop a farmers’ co-op to market the products; a secondary goal is to preserve these homesteading skills.