Tag: nifa


Al Lawson: USDA Sending NIFA Funds to FAMU for Scholarships

Lawson, who sits on the U.S. House Agriculture Committee and helped steer funds from the $867 billion Farm Bill to send $14 million to 1890-land grant universities including FAMU, weighed in on the scholarships on Monday. 
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USDA Awards Grant to UF for Food Safety in Shared-Use Kitchens

Last week, the U.S Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced 28 grants to address the needs of new farmers, small to mid-sized farms, small processors and small fresh fruit and vegetable wholesalers.