Growing Organic Strawberries with the Help of Fabric

Project Overview

Project Type: Youth
Funds awarded in 2008: $139.95
Projected End Date: 12/31/2008
Region: North Central
State: Nebraska
Project Coordinator:

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: berries (strawberries)


  • Education and Training: youth education
  • Production Systems: transitioning to organic

    Proposal abstract:

    The purpose of this project is to grow strawberries using an organic method with nonwoven propex fabric, mulch, and straw with barley seed.

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