Solicitation of Commodity Board Topics and Co-Funding Under AFRI
The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) of the U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is soliciting topics and co-funding from eligible federal and state commodity boards under the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI). The solicitation appeared in the Federal Register (82 FR 24279, May 26, 2017).
The text of the NIFA solicitation can be found at the following link:
The deadline for submitting topics to be considered for Fiscal Year 2018 funding is 5 p.m. (EDT) on July 25, 2017. All questions about this solicitation should be directed to the point of contact listed in the NIFA/USDA solicitation.