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19:27 EST 12th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

The National Center for Food and Agricultural Policy and the U.S.D.A. Economic Research Service will jointly sponsor a workshop “Growing Up and Growing Old in Rural America.” This research and policy workshop will focus on the impacts of broad-based policy, including education policy and Social Security policy, on rural America. Date, time, and location: To Be Announced.

Location

1616 P Street NW, First Floor
Washington
District of Columbia
20036
United States of America

Contact

Phone: 202-328-5048
Fax: 202-328-5133
Email: ncfap@ncfap.org


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