The Development of Rhubarb Agriculture in Maine

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1996: $3,200.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1998
Region: Northeast
State: Maine
Project Leader:

Annual Reports


  • Vegetables: rhubarb


  • Production Systems: general crop production

    Proposal summary:

    Mark Jacoby, will develop techniques to commercially grow and process rhubarb in Washington County as a way to diversify agricultural production in the area.

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