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We provide leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on sound public policy, the best available science, and efficient management.

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Funding Opportunities with Department of Agriculture

Topic Release Date Open Date Proposal Due Date
Animal Production and Protection – Topic Area 8.3 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
Aquaculture – Topic Area 8.7 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
Biofuels and Biobased Products – Topic Area 8.8 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
Conservation of Natural Resources (formerly Air, Water and Soils) – Topic Area 8.4 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
Food Science and Nutrition – Topic Area 8.5 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
Forests and Related Resources – Topic Area 8.1 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
Plant Production and Protection (Biology) – Topic Area 8.2 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
Plant Production and Protection (Engineering) – Topic Area 8.13 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
Rural and Community Development – Topic Area 8.6 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
Small and Mid-Size Farms – Topic Area 8.12 Jul 23, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Oct 25, 2018

Contacts

Charles Cleland Ph.D.
(202) 401-6852
Department of Agriculture
Scott Dockum
(202) 720-6346
Department of Agriculture
Elden Hawkes Jr.
Department of Agriculture

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