Economic analysis of oyster mushroom production in an unused poultry house

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 2013: $8,849.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2013
Region: Northeast
State: Delaware
Project Leader:

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: cotton, wheat
  • Miscellaneous: mushrooms


  • Animal Production: watering systems
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, farmer to farmer, focus group, participatory research, workshop
  • Energy: solar energy
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, budgets/cost and returns, marketing management, agricultural finance, risk management, value added
  • Natural Resources/Environment: soil stabilization
  • Pest Management: sanitation
  • Production Systems: organic agriculture
  • Soil Management: organic matter, composting
  • Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities
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