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Announcement
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Important Notice to NIFA's Stakeholder Community

NIFA is back and open for business! We thank you for your patience during the lapse in appropriations. It has not been easy for our grantees, but we are committed to resuming normal operations as soon as possible. Thank you also for your strong support for our employees. They are truly dedicated to you, and while we are operating under a three week continuing resolution, we will work hard to get back to business as usual.

Announcement
Friday, December 21, 2018

NIFA 2018 Investments Provide Transformative Solutions to Pressing Challenges

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) in 2018 made investments in research, education and extension projects that will result in transformative discoveries to address significant agricultural and rural challenges in the United States.

Announcement
Thursday, November 15, 2018

USDA Invests to Support Military Veterans Pursuing Farming and Ranching Careers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announces six awards to help military veterans pursue farming and ranching careers. Grants are made through NIFA’s Enhancing Agricultural Opportunities for Military Veterans Competitive Grants Program (AgVets).