Equal Access to Agriculture Programs and Opportunities

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1997: $151,290.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1999
Matching Federal Funds: $131,304.00
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $96,900.00
Region: Southern
State: North Carolina
Principal Investigator:
David Harris
Land Loss Prevention Project

Annual Reports


Not commodity specific


  • Crop Production: continuous cropping, application rate management
  • Education and Training: decision support system, demonstration, display, farmer to farmer, participatory research, technical assistance
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, cooperatives, marketing management, feasibility study, market study, value added
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management, integrated crop and livestock systems
  • Sustainable Communities: infrastructure analysis, new business opportunities, partnerships, public participation, employment opportunities, social capital, social networks, sustainability measures
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