Study to Determine if Nepeta Cataria (Catnip) Can Be Commercially Grown in Montrose, CO

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2002: $5,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Region: Western
State: Colorado
Principal Investigator:

Annual Reports


  • Additional Plants: catnip


  • Animal Production: mineral supplements, watering systems
  • Crop Production: organic fertilizers
  • Education and Training: on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, cooperatives, marketing management, agricultural finance, market study, value added
  • Pest Management: field monitoring/scouting, physical control, weather monitoring
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems
  • Soil Management: soil analysis, soil quality/health
  • Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities, partnerships, social networks, sustainability measures
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