The Krusenbaum Farm: A Case Study and Model in the Establishment of an Organic Dairy Farm

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1990: $70,748.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1993
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $147,649.00
Region: North Central
State: Wisconsin
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Joshua Posner
Agronomy Department, University of Wisconsin

Annual Reports

Information Products


  • Agronomic: corn, oats, soybeans, sunflower


  • Animal Production: manure management, grazing - rotational
  • Crop Production: cover crops, nutrient cycling
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, farmer to farmer, study circle, workshop
  • Farm Business Management: farm-to-institution, agricultural finance, whole farm planning
  • Natural Resources/Environment: soil stabilization
  • Production Systems: transitioning to organic
  • Sustainable Communities: sustainability measures
    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.