The Nutrition and Health Committee for Planning and Guidance, formed in 2008, works with NIFA national program leaders (NPL) to strategically position extension programs for the future. Committee members represent all regions of the country and are from the 1862 and 1890 land-grant institutions. The Nutrition and Health Committee for Planning and Guidance resources are provided below for historical record-keeping.
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This manual sets forth administrative guidelines governing the use of funds allotted to the States under the provisions of the McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Research Act for the conduct of forestry research by schools of forestry, land-grant colleges, and State Agricultural Experiment Stations.