Alternative Crop Production in a “Direct Seed Annual Crop Intense Rotation Program”

Project Overview

FW96-041
Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1996: $4,400.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1998
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $12,000.00
Region: Western
State: Washington
Principal Investigator:

Annual Reports

Commodities

  • Agronomic: canola, corn, millet, wheat

Practices

  • Crop Production: continuous cropping, no-till
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, farmer to farmer, networking, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns, market study
  • Natural Resources/Environment: soil stabilization
  • Pest Management: sanitation
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems
  • Soil Management: soil quality/health
  • Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities, social networks, sustainability measures
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