Cluster use of Whole-Farm Planning with Decision Cases and Evaluation

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1997: $106,400.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $90,580.00
Region: North Central
State: Kansas
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Rhonda Janke
Kansas State University

Annual Reports


Not commodity specific


  • Education and Training: farmer to farmer, focus group, mentoring, networking, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, marketing management, value added, whole farm planning
  • Natural Resources/Environment: biodiversity
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management, integrated crop and livestock systems
  • Sustainable Communities: partnerships, urban/rural integration, analysis of personal/family life
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