Big Data Project to Obtain Agricultural Data
- June 24, 2014
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
- January 2, 2014
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
- November 13, 2013
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
- September 10, 2013
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
- August 27, 2013
Posted August 27, 2013 Members of both houses of Congress recently introduced new legislation, the Charitable Agricultural Research Act (CARA). ...