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.
Naveen Kumar Dixit
Maryland State SARE Coordinator Projects:
Cultivation of Asian Indian Vegetables on the Delmarva Peninsula
Over the past two decades, there has been an increase in the American Asian populations on the East Coast, including the Delmarva Peninsula. This growing ethnic Asian population and associated food and culinary industries generate demand and opportunities for local growers to grow Asian Indian vegetables. Currently, most of these vegetables are imported from South […]
Improving the Effectiveness of Farmer Outreach as an Agricultural Service Provider in Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland
University of Maryland–College Park SARE Coordinator Projects
Current Project Building Soil Health in Maryland Through Agricultural Service Provider Education II The University of Maryland state program is continuing to meet demand and interest among service providers that are participating in the state program’s soil health education project by providing education from 2017 to 2020 about soil health-related practices including cover cropping, reduce/no-tillage and soil health […]
SARE in Maryland
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 […]