Dairy Farm Diversification/Waldo County, Maine

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1996: $3,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1997
Region: Northeast
State: Maine
Project Leader:


  • Vegetables: cucurbits


  • Farm Business Management: cooperatives, marketing management
  • Natural Resources/Environment: biodiversity

    Proposal summary:

    Jeff Keene, will work with four other dairy farmers who are taking the first steps in diversifying their farms. They plan to grow squash, sharing equipment and marketing the produce as cooperative.

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