Medicinal Plants of Samoa- preventing extinction through survey

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2002: $12,215.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2004
Region: Western
State: American Samoa
Principal Investigator:


  • Additional Plants: medicinal plants


  • Animal Production: housing
  • Education and Training: farmer to farmer, networking, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: feasibility study, market study
  • Natural Resources/Environment: biodiversity
  • Pest Management: field monitoring/scouting, cultivation
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management
  • Sustainable Communities: partnerships, public participation, social networks, social psychological indicators, sustainability measures
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