USDA-CSREES National Research Initiative: Support for Agricultural Research – The competitive grants program in the United States

  • Chavonda Jacobs-Young
  • Mark A. Mirando
  • Anna Palmisano

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) supports extramural agriculturally related science through the Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES).

Keywords

Biomass Obesity Corn Influenza Marketing 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chavonda Jacobs-Young
    • 1
  • Mark A. Mirando
    • 1
  • Anna Palmisano
    • 1
  1. 1.Competitive Programs Unit, Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension ServiceUnited States Department of AgricultureWashingtonUSA

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