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Funded Project #1 - NCRAC Extension Project


(Base project #1)


This first "base" project for Extension was chaired by Don Garling.


  1. Strengthen linkages between North Central Regional Aquaculture Center (NCRAC) Research and Extension Work Groups.

  2. Enhance the NCRAC extension network for aquaculture information transfer.

  3. Provide in-service training for Cooperative Extension Service, Sea Grant Advisory Service,  and other landowner assistance personnel.

  4. Develop and implement aquaculture educational programs for the North Central Region (NCR).

  5. Develop aquaculture materials for the NCR including extension fact sheets, bulletins, manuals/guides, and instructional videotapes.


Principal Investigator(s)/Institution Objectives Funding
Robert D. Espeseth (University of Illinois)     1-4 $  1,721
Joseph E. Morris (Iowa State University)     1-5 $  8,300
Donald L. Garling (Michigan State University)     1-5 $33,500
Ronald E. Kinnunen (Michigan State University)     1-4 $  3,100
Anne R. Kapuscinski/David J. Landkamer (University of Minnesota)     1-4 $29,689



Project Outline (145K pdf file)

Report (93K pdf file)

Other Resources:

Project Number: 1

Award Amount


Award Number

88-38500-3885 ($39,221) and 89-38500-4319 ($37,089)