Experiential Learning Activities for an Undergraduate Minor in Sustainable Agriculture Systems

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1996: $122,732.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1998
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $60,092.00
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Craig Sheaffer
University of Minnesota

Annual Reports


Not commodity specific


  • Crop Production: agroforestry, nutrient cycling, strip tillage
  • Education and Training: farmer to farmer, networking
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management
  • Soil Management: green manures
  • Sustainable Communities: analysis of personal/family life
    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.