Indirect costs (otherwise known as facilities and administration costs) may be limited by legislation under NIFA awards. The following chart is to assist in the understanding of the applicable indirect cost rate under NIFA programs.
This page provides resources for the program areas under the AFRI Food Safety, Nutrition and Health Farm Bill priority.
In 2018, the University of Maryland Extension (UME) engaged over 250,000 Marylanders with its faculty, staff, 5,000 volunteers, and over 2,000 partnerships.
Guam relies heavily on its underground aquifer for water sources in the northern part of the island. At the University of Guam, Soil Scientist Dr. Mohammad Golabi wanted to find out whether the application of composted organic waste to crops would have any potential adverse effects on Guam’s underground aquifer.
Crop Signaling for Automated Weed/Crop Differentiation and Mechanized Weed Control in Vegetable Crops
Hand-weeding is an expensive component in vegetable weed management, but labor availability and costs are critically important factors for growers to remain profitable.
Oregon’s forests are among the highest carbon density forests in the world, and have the potential to store more.
Meeting the challenges of producing a healthy, sustainable food supply requires recruiting and training a skilled and diverse next generation of agriculturists.
Military-connected youth have an exciting opportunity to join other members of the military family this summer.
NIFA is organized to direct funding and support to programs that address national and global challenges. Our internal structure allows for the collaborative approaches necessary to achieve our mission. This is the NIFA Organizational Chart.
The institutions listed here are granted HSACU certification by the Secretary and are eligible for HSACU programs for the period starting October 1, 2018, and ending September 30, 2019.