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Monthly Archives: December 2013

Faculty awarded funding for grapevine improvement research

Dr. Chin-Feng Hwang, associate professor in the William H. Darr School of Agriculture, was awarded $146,856 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for the Non-Land Grant Colleges of Agriculture program (NLGCA). The project is entitled “Expanding Research and Education Capacities on Next-Generation Molecular Marker for Grape Cultivar Improvement.”

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USDA funds agricultural education in local area

Dr. Arbindra Rimal, professor of agriculture at Missouri State University, received a grant in the amount of $569,890 through the USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture for the project “Food Security Through Linking Resources to Enhance Undergraduate Education: Strategic Partnership Among Five Universities in Missouri.”

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