Low Cost Vacuum Silage in the Pacific Northwest

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1998: $3,460.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2000
Region: Western
State: Washington
Principal Investigator:

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: general silage crops
  • Animals: bovine


  • Animal Production: grazing - rotational, winter forage
  • Education and Training: demonstration, farmer to farmer, on-farm/ranch research, technical assistance
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning, budgets/cost and returns, risk management
  • Pest Management: field monitoring/scouting, weather monitoring
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management, transitioning to organic
  • Sustainable Communities: sustainability measures
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