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Multi-partner Call on Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research

This Multi-partner Request for Applications, joint between the National Institute of Food and Agriculture of the USDA, the Joint Programming Initiative on Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change (FACCE-JPI), New Zealands Ministry for Primary Industries and Agriculture, and Agri-Food Canada, aims to bring together excellent research consortia to enhance international collaboration in the face of the global issue of climate change mitigation. The research undertaken will contribute to improving the measurement of greenhouse gas emissions and carbon sequestration in soil in different agricultural systems as well as to propose, test and verify new practices, strategies and solutions to sustainably increase the carbon sequestration potentials of agricultural soils. Furthermore it seeks to transfer knowledge to farmers to enable them to be the lead actors in the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in the agricultural sector.

Who Is Eligible to Apply

  • Other or Additional Information (See below)
  • More Information on Eligibility

    See the joint international RFA for details regarding eligibility.

    Request for Application (RFA) | Apply: Electronic

    Solicitation Date (Opening) January 28, 2013
    Letter of Intent Due Date March 27, 2013
    Due Date (Closing)
    September 3, 2013
    Estimated Total Program Funding $300,000.00
    Range of Awards $0.00 to $100,000.00
    Cost Sharing Requirements None
    For More Information Contact Nancy Cavallaro
    CFDA Number 10.310
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