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Announcement
Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Farming Internship Leads to Success Story

Launched in 2013, Windy City Harvest’s Farm Incubator Program was developed with assistance from NIFA’s Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program. NIFA originally published this impact in the 2015 Annual Report.

Announcement
Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Urban Environments Reduce Honey Bee Survival

A North Carolina State University project found that urban environments increase pathogen abundance in honey bees and reduce honey bee survival. NIFA originally published this impact in the NIFA 2015 Annual Report.

Announcement
Tuesday, August 9, 2016

The Community Food Project (CFP) Helps to Eradicate Food Deserts

NIFA is working to eradicate food deserts through the Community Food Project (CFP) grants program. CFPs give communities the funds they need to re-establish local control over their food supply. NIFA originally published this impact in the 2015 Annual Report.