NIFA-funded projects are developing wheat that has positive health implications.
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NIFA Director Dr. Sonny Ramaswamy spoke on April 23, 2015, at the Feeding the Planet Summit hosted by Planet Forward in Washington, DC. He discussed the role of policy for food producers in the future of food and agriculture.
Marie Bugarel, a research assistant professor at Texas Tech University's Department of Animal and Food Sciences in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, has discovered a new serotype of the salmonella bacteria. The new serotype was confirmed by the Pasteur Institute in Paris, the international reference center for salmonella.