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Big Data Project to Obtain Agricultural Data

Posted June 24, 2014 Iowa farm and community organizations are supporting a project that will “harness the power of...

Senators Criticize Science-Related Farm Bill Provision

Posted January 2, 2014   Thirteen senators recently expressed concern about the potential effects of an “anti-science” provision in the House...

USDA Invests in Research to Convert Beetle-Killed Trees into Biofuel

Posted November 13, 2013   USDA recently announced an award of almost $10 million to a consortium of academic, industry and...

Investments in Agricultural Research Yield High Returns

Posted September 10, 2013   Julian Alston, agricultural and resource economics professor at the University of California-Davis, says that investments in...

Charitable Agricultural Research Act Introduced in Congress

Posted August 27, 2013 Members of both houses of Congress recently introduced new legislation, the Charitable Agricultural Research Act (CARA). ...