NIFA Honors Land-Grant University Partners, Announces Hall of Fame Inductees

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WASHINGTON, D.C. Oct. 12 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today honored several land-grant university partners during its annual Day of Appreciation ceremony. Those honored were recognized for supporting NIFA’s mission to advance agricultural research, education, and extension to solve significant societal challenges.