Monday, May 11, 2015
Scientific advances resulting from NIFA-funded research—more than $1.5 billion in fiscal year 2015—enhance the competitiveness of American agriculture, ensure the safety of the nation’s food supply, improve the nutrition and health of the populace, sustain the environment and natural resources, and bolster the U.S. economy. NIFA’s educational grants increase the capacity of institutions to educate the next generation of agricultural experts, while NIFA’s investments in extension activities provide producers, communities, and families with practical information that can improve their lives.
The following are just a few examples of NIFA projects from the thousands across our nation that impact people’s lives every day.
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