Sustainable Year-Round Forage System for Goat Production in the Southern USA

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2002: $178,120.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $174,745.00
Region: Southern
State: Alabama
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Sandra Solaiman
Tuskegee University

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: rye, grass (misc. perennial), hay
  • Animals: goats


  • Animal Production: parasite control, grazing - rotational, winter forage, feed/forage
  • Education and Training: technical assistance, demonstration, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development
  • Sustainable Communities: partnerships, public participation
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