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Tuesday, February 27, 2024 - 11:55am

Funding for the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), and three other federal departments, is set to expire at midnight this...

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Monday, February 26, 2024 - 8:52pm
Photo credit: Lindsey Scalera

This week, the US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Risk Management Agency (RMA) published a...

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Friday, February 23, 2024 - 12:00am
Purdue University’s College of Agriculture is proud to announce its selection as an institute partner for the 2024 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. Beginning in mid-June, Purdue will host 25 of Africa’s bright, emerging business leaders for a six-week leadership institute,... Read More
Thursday, February 22, 2024 - 4:39pm

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post written by our partners at the Flower Hill Institute, a recipient of MPPTA funds, and an organization with whom NSAC collaborates frequently.

Gerard Jefferson, a teaching assistant at... Read More
Thursday, February 22, 2024 - 12:00am
The Midwest Microbiome Symposium is making its return to Purdue University’s Beck Agricultural Center May 13-15. Originated and hosted by Purdue Applied Microbiome Sciences (PAMS), this three-day seminar will unravel the latest developments in the field of microbiome research.
Wednesday, February 21, 2024 - 4:17pm

This year marks the 100th anniversary of USDA’s Agricultural Outlook Forum. I was excited to participate in a panel session that reviewed the past 100 years of agricultural trade in the United States and acknowledge the forces that have shaped its evolution during the past century.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 - 12:00am
Purdue University’s Midwestern Regional Climate Center (MRCC) has launched its new interactive chilling hours tool. Growers now can more closely monitor accumulated chilling hours, an important factor that tracks how long fruit plants have been exposed to an ideal range of cool temperatures... Read More
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 - 9:51am

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Laura Zaks

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition

press@sustainableagriculture.net 

Tel. 347.563.6408

Release: NSAC Publishes Unsustainable: State of the Farm Safety Net ... Read More
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 - 9:20am

The United States Department of Agriculture Digital Service (USDA DS) is a program designed to cultivate and grow a community of multidisciplinary teams to create human-centered solutions that deliver simple, seamless, and secure technology and customer experiences across USDA. USDA DS seeks to...

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