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USDa invests $7.6 million for research on pests and beneficial species

20:00 EDT 28 Jun 2017 | AAAS

(National Institute of Food and Agriculture ) The US Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture today announced 21 grants totaling $7.6 million for research to help manage pests and beneficial species that affect agricultural crops. The funding is made possible through NIFA's Agriculture and Food Research Initiative program, authorized by the 2014 Farm Bill.

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