Northeast SARE Grantee-Produced Info Product
Sunflower Production for On-Farm Energy
The following production guides, cost calculator and research reports are on sunflower production, including weed management. They were developed as part of a multi-year research project by University of Vermont Extension on growing sunflowers and canola for on-farm energy. Find research reports on canola here.
Sunflower research reports
More information is available at the oilseeds webpage maintained by the University of Vermont Extension Northwest Crops and Soils Program.
Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) LNE09-282, Improving oilseed production and harvesting practices in New England: A farmer-to-farmer exchange.
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Project products are developed as part of SARE grants. They are made available with support from the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program, which is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture-National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA). Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed within project products do not necessarily reflect the view of the SARE program or the U.S. Department of Agriculture. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.