USA is investing $4.8 million in agricultural programs


In the country will be given 19 grants totaling $4790100 to support selhozarteli.

The Ministry of agriculture of USA (USDA) and the national Institute of agroproizvodstve and agriculture (NIFA) announced the allocation of 19 grants totaling $4790100 to support agricultural research programs for universities.

"The ability of our nation to achieve food security in the context of many biological and environmental constraints will require a continuing research and new discoveries, and training of new personnel who are willing to work in agriculture, said NIFA Director Sonny Ramaswamy. — Investment NIFA to support research and education covers more than 80 higher education institutions that offer strong programs in agricultural education and research".

NIFA program offers grants to help these institutions to preserve and enhance its capacity to conduct education, research and advocacy in the field of agriculture, renewable resources, and related disciplines.

NIFA will also support the economic viability of rural communities by funding new educational programmes that create new employment opportunities


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