NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The US Departments of Agriculture and Energy jointly awarded nine grants worth $5.7 million for biobased fuels research, the agencies said today.
 
USDA granted more than $1.8 million to fund three projects through its Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service. A team from North Carolina State University received $700,000, Kansas State University received $700,000, and University of Georgia received $445,000 in funding.
 

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