Projects

Tartary Buckwheat Germplasm Evaluation

Evaluating nearly 80 accessions of Tartary Buckwheat (Fagopyrum tataricum), an historically valuable pseudo-…

EFN Rare Seed Saving & Increases

For volunteers anywhere interested in being mailed seeds or other plant material to be grown out. You will be…

Mayapple Crop Improvement Project

A long-term breeding project with overlapping goals: developing cultivars of American mayapples (Podophyllum…

Chinquapin Chestnut as a Productive Food Crop

A collaborative long-term project to identify and/or breed cultivars of chinquapin chestnut (Castanea…

Rice Variety Trials Project (for Midwest and Northeast)

There is great potential for small-scale, organic rice production on marginal wetlands using…

Badgersett/EFN Nut Tree Planting Collaboration

The first of its kind, this is an advanced Experimental Farm Network work-for-education exchange.…

EFN Jojoba Improvement Project

A long-term project aimed at developing productive frost-resistant jojoba as a renewable energy crop.

EFN Perennial Grain Sorghum Project

Run by EFN Co-Founder Nate Kleinman, this project aims to develop perennial sorghum for use as a grain crop in…