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USDA Announced Increased Support to Expand and Diversify the U.S. Agriculture Workforce
USDA Announced Increased Support to Expand and Diversify the U.S. Agriculture Workforce

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced increased federal and private-sector support to expand and diversify the U.S. agricultural workforce by increasing opportunities in education, research and outreach. The announcement is part of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and Rural Council initiative,
America the Bountiful, a collaboration with federal agencies and private-sector stakeholders to meet the growing demand for a skilled, diverse workforce in the rapidly evolving agricultural landscape. Read More...
REE Deputy Under Secretary Ann Bartuska kicks off Agriculture Workforce Event on October 6 at USDA headquarters in Washington, DC.


John Kinsella Memorial Award, September 24, 2014

Dr. Catherine Woteki, Chief Scientist and Under Secretary for Research, Education and Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture spoke at the John Kinsella Memorial Award, September 24, 2014, The Embassy of Ireland, Washington, DC.
 
Read her remarks.

NC State Celebrates 150th Anniversary of the Morrill Act



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