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NIFA's mission is to advance knowledge for agriculture, the environment, human health and well-being, and communities by supporting research, education, and extension programs in the Land-Grant University System and other partner organizations.

NIFA supports youth and students through its own programs and by partnering with or funding public or non-profit groups leading exemplary programs. NIFA youth development and educational activities are designed to build important skills and knowledge so that our youth can be competent, caring, contributing citizens now and as adults.

NIFA youth development activities include:

NIFA youth education activities include:

  • Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC), which promotes agricultural literacy among the nation's students so they will make wise decisions as adults.

  • Partners Video Magazine, which can be used by educators as a tool to teach students about current advances in the areas of research, education, and extension.


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