Development of a Low-Input Multiple Cropping System for Small-Scale Farms

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1989: $100,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1991
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $73,000.00
Region: Southern
State: Louisiana
Principal Investigator:
Owusu Bandele
Southern University, Louisiana

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: clovers, peas (field, cowpeas), vetches
  • Vegetables: cucurbits, greens (leafy)


  • Crop Production: cover crops, cropping systems, fertilizers
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns
    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.