Dane County Extension Educator Awarded Second SARE Grant for On-Farm Research
North Central SARE recently awarded Claire Strader, Small-scale and Organic Produce Educator with Dane County UW-Extension and FairShare CSA Coalition, a $30,000 grant to fund on-farm research with local organic farmers. This is Strader’s second SARE Partnership grant in as many years.
“One of the biggest criticisms of organic vegetable production is its reliance on tillage,” explained Strader. “These two grants are especially exciting because they are helping us explore new and innov