Desert Shrimp

Project Overview

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


  • Animals: shellfish


  • Animal Production: general animal production
  • Crop Production: nutrient cycling
  • Education and Training: demonstration, display, extension, farmer to farmer, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning, new enterprise development, feasibility study, agricultural finance, market study
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management
  • Sustainable Communities: infrastructure analysis, new business opportunities, partnerships, employment opportunities, social capital, social networks, sustainability measures
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