November and December are traditionally times of celebration of various holidays in America, religious and secular.
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The announce of a new director of USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) who has years of experience in the Land-Grant University System and understands the importance of these universities for the future of this nation.
Using a Small Business Innovation and Research grant administered by NIFA, Forest Concepts developed "Woodstraw", a wood-based erosion control product.
Tohono O'odham Community College and the University of Massachusetts-Lowell leveraged a grant from the USDA to give 25 occupational technology students on-the-job training in solar panel installation.
Dr. Sonny Ramaswamy and Edo Chalutz signed a memorandum of understanding to promote collaboration among U.S. and Israeli scientists and engineers.