Goats as a Source of Weed and Brush Control in Forest Plantations

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1998: $5,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2000
Region: Western
State: California
Principal Investigator:

Annual Reports


  • Additional Plants: native plants
  • Animals: goats


  • Animal Production: animal protection and health, grazing - rotational
  • Crop Production: forestry, organic fertilizers
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development
  • Natural Resources/Environment: habitat enhancement
  • Pest Management: biological control, field monitoring/scouting
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management
  • Soil Management: soil analysis
  • Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities, partnerships, employment opportunities, sustainability measures
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