SARE Funded Projects

Southern SARE offers grant opportunities to individuals and institutions in the Southern region. Below is a list of presently funded SARE projects in South Carolina. To find a complete list of reports on previously funded projects in South Carolina, search the Project Database. Reading through some of the project reports can help you understand the types of projects SARE funds before you submit a grant yourself.

Research and Education Grants

LS19-306 Utility of Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation and Organic Herbicides for Weed and Disease Management in Organic Solanaceous Vegetable Systems

LS19-305 Incorporating Natural, Non-toxic Arthropod Resistant Tomato Varieties into Southern Production Systems

Professional Development Program Grants

ES19-150 Advanced Soil Health Training for South Carolina Agriculture Professionals

Producer Grants

FS20-326 Summer Cover Crops for Organic No-till Broccoli

FS18-309 Studying the Use of Copper to Raise Healthier Goats

On-Farm Research Grants

OS20-133 The Potential of Inter-seeded Cover Crops for Enhancing Soil Health and Soil Moisture Content in a Row Crop Production System

OS18-118 Cover Cropping to Increase the Sustainability of Cropping Systems by Developing Soil Organic Matter, Improving Soil Health, and Suppressing Weed Growth

Graduate Student Grants

GS18-192 Cover Cropping to Improve Soil Moisture Content for the Following Cash Crop