Wyoming 2018-2020 PDP project

Project Overview

WSP18-017
Project Type: PDP State Program
Funds awarded in 2018: $28,636.00
Projected End Date: 06/30/2021
Host Institution Award ID: G179-19-W7506
Grant Recipient: University of Wyoming Extension
Region: Western
State: Wyoming
State Coordinator:
Dr. Caitlin Youngquist
University of Wyoming

Commodities

Not commodity specific

Practices

  • Animal Production: animal protection and health
  • Crop Production: beekeeping
  • Education and Training: extension

    Proposal abstract:

    The Wyoming PDP project will fund mini-grants to support the Development educational materials and other expenses associated with series of workshops and state-wide events.

    Project objectives from proposal:

    Increased technical capacity, teaching outputs (professionals) and implementation of recommended management practices (producers) in the following topics:
    Rangeland Sheep Production.
    • Wildlife Habitat, Irrigation Water, Agricultural Enterprise, Sustainable Grazing,
    • and Invasive Species Management Strategies.
    • Native Plants, Specialty Crops, and Pollinators.
    • Soil Health, Fertility and Sustainable Cropping Practices.

    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.