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Recent Outreach

Capitol Hill

NCFAR's FY 2023 Appropriations Request:

Agricultural Research Service (ARS): $1,942 million
Economic Research Service (ERS): $100 million
National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS): $217 million
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA): $2,080 million
Agricultural Advanced Research and Development Authority (AGARDA) pilot: $50 million

NCFAR requests that the NIFA appropriation provided to NIFA leadership, with suggested allocations of increases to specific programs, including:

Hatch Act (Research and Education Programs), at least $300 million
Smith-Lever (Extension Activities), at least $430 million
Evans-Allen (Research and Education Programs), at least $100 million
1890 Extension (Extension Activities), at least $85 million
McIntyre-Stennis (Research and Extension Programs), at least $46 million 
Research Grants for 1994 Institutions, at least $17.5 million
Extension Services for 1994 Institutions, at least $17.5 million
Payments Funding for 1994 Institutions, at least $17.5 million
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI), at least $700 million

Additional Information:

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