Kerri Meyer from Good Courage Farm in Hutchinson received $13,114 from the North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program for the project, "Ducks in an Upper Midwestern Vineyard: Managing Pests, Weeds and Grass while Improving Soil Fertility."

The grant was awarded as part of NCR-SARE's Farmer Rancher Grant Program, a competitive grants program for farmers and ranchers who want to explore sustainable solutions to problems through on-farm research, demonstration, and education projects.