Developing Strategies for Education of Underserved Forest Landowners

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2001: $169,875.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2003
Region: Southern
State: Mississippi
Principal Investigator:
Glenn Hughes
Mississippi State University Extension Service

Annual Reports


  • Additional Plants: trees, ornamentals


  • Crop Production: forestry
  • Education and Training: technical assistance, extension, focus group, participatory research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns, agricultural finance, value added
  • Natural Resources/Environment: afforestation, habitat enhancement, riparian buffers, riverbank protection, wetlands, wildlife
  • Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities, partnerships, public participation, analysis of personal/family life, social networks, sustainability measures
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