Integration of Freshwater Prawn Nursery and Growout Systems Into Diversified Farm Systems

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1997: $155,197.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2000
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $162,728.00
Region: Southern
State: Kentucky
Principal Investigator:
James H. Tidwell
Kentucky State University

Annual Reports


  • Additional Plants: herbs
  • Animals: shellfish


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Crop Production: multiple cropping, organic fertilizers
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research, technical assistance
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, budgets/cost and returns, marketing management, feasibility study, agricultural finance, market study
  • Production Systems: holistic management, integrated crop and livestock systems
  • Sustainable Communities: new business opportunities, sustainability measures
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