Welcome to SARE's national database of projects. Since SARE began in 1988, it has funded more than 5,000 projects.
These projects were supported by 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 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.
The database features several different types of projects, including:
- Research and Education. Involves scientists, producers and others in an interdisciplinary approach. All four regions.
- Professional Development Program. Allows extension educators and other ag professionals to develop and offer various training programs. All four regions.
- Farmer /Rancher. Tests practices and systems through on-farm experiments. All four regions.
- Graduate Student. Helps support research activities. North Central and Southern regions.
- On Farm Research/Partnership. Supports on-farm research by Extension, NRCS, and/or nonprofit organizations. Northeast, Southern and Western regions.
- Sustainable Community Innovation. Forges connections between sustainable agriculture and rural community development. Northeast and Southern regions.