Author Archives: Susan Ratcliffe

ACS National Meeting Call for Papers – Due Date March 22 2017

American Chemical Society Call for Papers 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition August 20-24, 2017 Washington, DC, USA Species habitat determination and chemical exposure routes and timing Purpose of Symposium Novel and robust approaches for spatial and temporal characterization of potential … Continue reading

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USDA Announces $27 Million in Grants Available to Support the Local Food Sector

USDA Announces $27 Million in Grants Available to Support the Local Food Sector Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 – 9:45am Contact Info: Peter Wood peter.wood@ams.usda.gov 202-720-6179 Release No.: 189-16 WASHINGTON, Jan. 11, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) … Continue reading

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USDA Agricultural Marketing Service Funding Opportunities

The following grant opportunities were created, updated, or deleted on Grants.gov: USDA Department of Agriculture Agricultural Marketing Service Farmers Market Promotion Program Synopsis 1 http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=291170 USDA Department of Agriculture Agricultural Marketing Service Federal-State Marketing Improvement Program Synopsis 2 http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=291171 USDA … Continue reading

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Now Available – Final Test Guidelines for Ecological Effects

 EPA Pesticide Program Updates      From EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs       www.epa.gov/pesticides January 12, 2017  In This Update: Now Available – Final Test Guidelines for Ecological Effects EPA’s final test guidelines for ecological effects are now available. The test … Continue reading

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EPA Finalizes Steps to Better Protect Bees from Pesticides

 EPA Pesticide Program Updates      From EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs       www.epa.gov/pesticides January 12, 2017  In This Update: EPA Finalizes Steps to Better Protect Bees from Pesticides EPA’s is releasing a final policy which describes methods for addressing acute … Continue reading

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EPA Releases Four Neonicotinoid Risk Assessments for Public Comment

EPA Pesticide Program Updates      From EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs       www.epa.gov/pesticides January 12, 2017 In This Update: EPA Releases Four Neonicotinoid Risk Assessments for Public Comment The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has published preliminary pollinator-only risk assessments for … Continue reading

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Grower – Greenhouse Tomatoes

Grower – Greenhouse Tomatoes Our client is the premier quality producer of year-round greenhouse tomatoes in New England. We are seeking a skilled professional for the position of Grower. Reporting directly to the newly hired and highly respected Head Grower, this … Continue reading

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IPM Manager– Greenhouse Tomatoes

IPM Manager– Greenhouse Tomatoes Our client is the premier quality producer of year-round greenhouse tomatoes in New England. We are seeking an extremely knowledgeable professional for the position of IPM Manager. Reporting directly to the newly hired and highly respected Head … Continue reading

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Controlling Public Health Pests: EPA Pesticide Program Updates

 EPA Pesticide Program Updates From EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs  www.epa.gov/pesticides January 10, 2017  In This Update: Register for January 24 Webinar on Controlling Public Health Pests On Tuesday, January 24, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. ET, EPA’s Center of Expertise for School … Continue reading

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Food Safety Outreach Program Listening Session

As a part of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture’s (NIFA) strategy to successfully expand the Food Safety Outreach Program (FSOP), NIFA will host a virtual listening session. The focus of the listening session is to gather stakeholder input … Continue reading

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