Incorporating Prairies into Multifunctional Lan...

Incorporating Prairies into Multifunctional Landscapes

Incorporating Prairies into Multifunctional Landscapes

This publication looks at ways that prairies can be incorporated into farms, how they affect nearby crops, and resources to establish prairies.

See how prairies can benefit farms and find the steps necessary to establish and manage prairies. Look at various uses for prairies: livestock grazing, hay production, biomass feedstocks, and carbon sequestering.

Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) GNC09-107, Incorporating Native Prairies into Working Farm Landscapes .

Product specs
Year: 2011
Length: 28 Pages
Author(s): Meghann Jarchow
Location: Iowa | North Central | Northeast | South | West
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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. 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.