Northeast SARE’s network of state coordinators–housed at each land grant university throughout the region–conduct professional development programs and share information about our grant programs and other sustainable agriculture resources in their respective states.
Delaware State SARE Coordinator Projects:
Improving the Effectiveness of Farmer Outreach as an Agricultural Service Provider in Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland
Mentoring and Adult Education Principles for Delaware Extension Educators
The University of Delaware Cooperative Extension has many new agent, educator and specialist staff, many of whom have not worked for Extension in the past. Further, while most staff are experts in their technical fields, many have limited knowledge in the principles of adult education, particularly on how farmers learn. Coordinated by the University of […]
SARE in Delaware
Since 1988, SARE has awarded numerous grants in every state and Island Protectorate. Aimed at advancing sustainable innovations, these grants add up to an impressive portfolio of sustainable agriculture efforts across the nation.
Recent SARE News from Delmarva
Northeast SARE Announces 2021 Farmer Grant Awards
The Administrative Council of the Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Program is pleased to announce that it has recently approved 29 Farmer Grant projects for funding, totaling $352,241. The Farmer Grant Program funds farmers to explore new ideas in sustainable agriculture on production, marketing, labor, farm succession, social capital and other topics. Projects […]