On Our Plate: The Importance of Ag R&D

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In this week’s On Our Plate, we begin our five part series focusing on GHI’s five policy priorities. This week we talk about Ag R&D and why it is so important to invest in to improve productivity, improve nutrition and farmer’s livelihoods. Check it out below.

Invest in Public Agricultural Research, Development and Extension
Global Harvest Initiative, 2016 GAP Report

U.S. Agricultural R&D in an Era of Falling Public Funding
U.S. Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service, November 10, 2016

Blog: 175 years of agricultural research
NFU online, December 14, 2016

Funding to boost grain research science
Farm Weekly, December 28, 2016


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