Grants and Contracts Details
Growers across Kentucky are looking for high-value specialty crops to help diversify their farming enterprises. Asparagus (Asparagus officinlis) can provide additional income particularly early in the season and because it is a perennial crop, the growers' investment beyond the initial year of establishment will be limited with potential income from a good location for 15 years or more. Kentucky has not had a replicated trial for many years and we have had to rely on other states for varietal recommendations. This will enable us to confirm or refine our recommendations.
|Effective start/end date||11/1/10 → 9/15/13|
- KY Department of Agriculture: $8,277.00
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