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Council for Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching (CARET)

 

ACTION ITEMS

April 16, 2018

  • CARET Chairwoman Louise Beaman communicates CARET's support for the research, Extension, and teaching provisions of Title VII in H. R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, as well as the expanded role that the measure envisions for Cooperative Extension in the delivery of nutrition education through the SNAP-Ed program. She also encouraged the expeditious consideration of the legislation by the House Committee on Agriculture and the full U. S. House of Representatives. A copy of her letter can be found here.

Meetings & Events Events

 

Jun
4
All Day
Bethany Beach Ocean Suites Residence Inn by Marriott, 99 Hollywood Street, Bethany Beach, DE
Jun
6
All Day
Hyatt Place Washington, DC/National Mall, 400 E Street, SW, Washington, DC 20024

Featured Project & Initiative

 

Three university of idaho students doing field research in a meadow
Agriculture, Human Sciences & Natural Resources
APLU's Board on Natural Resources and Board on Oceans, Atmosphere, and Climate authored the Science, Education, and Outreach Roadmap for Natural Resources to provide guidance for policy makers in strategic planning and investment.

Featured Project & Initiative

 

Student testing chemicals in a lab
Agriculture, Human Sciences & Natural Resources
APLU and the AAVMC created a Task Force on Antibiotic Resistance in Production Agriculture to help advise the federal government on a research agenda and publicly disseminate information on the use of antibiotics in production agriculture.