Category Archives: Funding Opportunities

Change in date for CPPM-ARDP webinar

Please note that the date, time, and Adobe Connect link for the CPPM-ARDP webinar has changed. See below. NIFA is hosting two webinars for interested applicants concerning the fiscal year 2017 Request for Applications for the Crop Protection and Pest Management … Continue reading

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Rapid Outcomes from Agricultural Research (ROAR)

Due to high interest, we are pleased to announce additional opportunities to participate in the Rapid Outcomes from Agricultural Research (ROAR) program. FFAR recognizes that research, planning, coordination and outreach prior to and at the time of an outbreak are … Continue reading

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NIFA announces federally recognized tribes Extension program funding opportunity

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE; U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FEDERALLY RECOGNIZED TRIBES EXTENSION PROGRAM INITIAL ANNOUNCEMENT CATALOG OF FEDERAL DOMESTIC ASSISTANCE: This program is listed in the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance under 10.500. DATES: Applications must be received … Continue reading

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Webinars on Crop Protection and Pest Management Program set

NIFA is hosting two webinars for interested applicants concerning the fiscal year 2017 Request for Applications for the Crop Protection and Pest Management Program. More information on this funding opportunity is on NIFA’s website – https://nifa.usda.gov/funding-opportunity/crop-protection-and-pest-management. We plan to record … Continue reading

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USDA seeks project proposals to protect and restore critical wetlands

Contact: Sylvia Rainford  202-720-2536 Acting Deputy Agriculture Secretary Michael Young today announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing up to $15 million in technical and financial assistance to help eligible conservation partners voluntarily protect, restore and enhance critical wetlands … Continue reading

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NIFA announces FY 2017 Crop Protection and Pest Management Program (CPPM) RFA

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is pleased to announce the release of the FY 2017 Crop Protection and Pest Management Program (CPPM) Request for Applications (RFA). NIFA is requesting applications for the Applied Research and Development Program … Continue reading

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USDA announces $1.35 million to support data-driven farm management practices

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced $1.35 million in available funding to provide agricultural producers with training and data to strengthen their business management skills. Funding is made through NIFA’s Farm … Continue reading

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NIFA announces three new funding opportunities

NIFA Announces $1.8 Million for Research on Next Generation Pesticides The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced $1.8 million in available funding to research new, environmentally friendly pesticides and innovative tools and … Continue reading

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NIFA announces Methyl Bromide Transition (MBT) RFA

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is pleased to announce the release of the FY 2017 Methyl Bromide Transition (MBT) Request for Applications (RFA). The MBT program supports the discovery and implementation of practical pest management alternatives for … Continue reading

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USDA Announces $1.7 Million to Support Research at Tribal Colleges and Universities

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced $1.7 million in funding to build research capacity at land-grant tribal colleges and universities. Funding is made through NIFA’s Tribal Colleges Research Grants Program (TCRGP). “1994 … Continue reading

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