NIFA Invests Over $8.5 Million in Critical Research and Extension to Address Urgent Needs in Agriculture

Outlet: NIFA

NIFA: he U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) recently awarded over $8.5 million in funding for 29 research and Extension grants(link is external) that will advance solutions to critically important problems in U.S. agriculture…Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado: “Tracking the Movement of Cytospora Pathogens in Orchards to Develop Novel IPM Strategies” ($298,794); “Diversity, Distribution and Host Resistance to Emerging Viruses and Viroids of Hemp” ($299,451)