Alternative Crops to Sustain Native Alfalfa Pollinators

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2002: $4,500.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2004
Region: Western
State: Washington
Principal Investigator:


  • Additional Plants: native plants
  • Animals: bees


  • Animal Production: feed/forage, range improvement
  • Education and Training: extension, farmer to farmer, networking, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning, agricultural finance
  • Pest Management: biological control, field monitoring/scouting
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems
  • Sustainable Communities: partnerships, sustainability measures
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