Cooperating for Success: Building a Value-added Marketing Cooperative for Advantage in the Marketplace

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2002: $15,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Region: Southern
State: Tennessee
Principal Investigator:
Paul Miller
Appalachian Spring Cooperative

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: berries (strawberries)
  • Vegetables: cucurbits, garlic, onions, peppers, tomatoes
  • Additional Plants: herbs
  • Animals: bees


  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, cooperatives, market study, value added
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