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The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) provides leadership and funding for programs that advance agriculture-related sciences. We invest in and support initiatives that ensure the long-term viability of agriculture. NIFA applies an integrated approach to ensure that groundbreaking discoveries in agriculture-related sciences and technologies reach the people who can put them into practice.

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Oct 03
11:30 am - 01:00 pm EDT

NIFA Food & Nutrition Security Webinar: Local/Regional Food Systems

Dr. Sheila Fleischhacker, National Science Liaison – Food Safety and Nutrition and NIFA Nutrition Security Team Co-Chair, will kick off this edition of the NIFA Food and Nutrition Security Webinar Series providing an overview of Local and Regional Food Systems relevant funding opportunities across NIFA. 

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