United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
02/27/20 5:00 PM ET Receipt
Grants to USA universities and colleges for integrated research in identified priority areas in the organic agriculture industry. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Collaborative projects are encouraged. Projects may include both crop and livestock research.
Practices and systems to be addressed include those associated with organic crops, organic animal production, and organic systems that integrate crop and animal production.
Priority Areas for FY2020:
GrantWatch ID#: 182886
NIFA expects to make a total of ten to eleven awards.
Budgets may not exceed $200,000 per year with the total amount awarded not to exceed $500,000.
ORG anticipates funding standard Integrated Research, Education, and Extension projects with a project period of 1 to 3 years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Dr. Mathieu Ngouajio
National Science Liaison, Plant Systems-Production Division, Institute of Food Production and Sustainability
National Institute of Food and Agriculture, 305-A Whitten Building
12th Street, SW, and Jefferson Drive Washington, DC
Telephone: (202) 570-1915
Dr. Steve Smith
National Program Leader, Animal Systems Division, Institute of Food Production and Sustainability
National Institute of Food and Agriculture, 6501 Beacon Drive, Kansas City, MO 64133
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