Amelia McGrew

Bridgette Brannon

Emefa Monu

Christy Bratcher

Nation’s Historically Black Land-Grant Universities Mark 126 Years of the Second Morrill Act

Whether it’s helping disadvantaged farmers acquire state-of-the-art equipment or sharing parenting advice with young mothers, the nation’s historically black land-grant universities (LGUs) have conducted groundbreaking studies to further advance agricultural research and inform the public on topics relevant to their lives.

Researchers Use NIFA Grant to Develop Rapid Food Safety Test

July is the height of summer grilling season, and throughout the month USDA is highlighting changes made to the U.S. food safety system over the course of this Administration. For an interactive look at USDA’s work to ensure your food is safe, visit the USDA Results project on and read Chapter Seven: Safer Food and Greater Consumer Confidence.

Jovita Lewis

Andrea Morris

Katie Funderburk

Leslie Leak