USDA Hands Out $46M to Develop Tools for Specialty Crops | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The US Department of Agriculture today announced the awarding of 29 grants totaling $46 million for the development of science-based tools to address the needs of America's specialty crops.

Among the grants handed out through USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture's Specialty Crop Research Initiative were several for genetics-based research.

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