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CSU accepting grant applications for specialty crops research

Staff reports

The specialty crops program at Colorado State University is accepting applications for grower research and education grants for the 2010 production season. The application deadline is Dec. 15.

The request for proposals is intended for research, demonstration or education projects addressing specialty crops production, processing and marketing issues faced by small farmers, beginning farmers or socially disadvantaged farmers in Colorado.

Producers and groups of producers interested in conducting research, demonstration or education projects related to specialty crop production, processing or marketing are encouraged to apply.

For a downloadable program description and application form of the Grower Research and Education Grant Program, go to http://www.specialtycrops.colostate.edu, contact Frank Stonaker at (970) 491-7068.