Southern SARE Awards Graduate Student Grants

The Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program (SSARE) announced 19 funded projects for the 2021 Graduate Student Grants Program. The projects received a total of $302,661 in funding. The projects range widely in scope, from weed and pest-control research to production research on specialty crops such as tea, vanilla, and fruit. Some projects deal with social considerations such as farmer networks, absentee landowners, and food-system equity. A list of funded projects is available online and research results will be available through SSARE.