Creating a Farmers-Owned Value-Added Production/Processing Facility for Dairy Farmers in Central PA; A Joint Farmer/Community R-D Project

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1998: $40,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2000
Matching Federal Funds: $745.00
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $10,000.00
Region: Northeast
State: Pennsylvania
Project Leader:
Jill Abrahamson
Union Co. Planning Department
Bill Deitrick
Union Co. Conservation District
Joe Detelj
Union Co. Chamber of Commerce
Nancy Roberts DePoe
Penn State Extension

Annual Reports


  • Animal Products: dairy


  • Farm Business Management: cooperatives, feasibility study, market study, value added
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