WSARE Research & Education (SFS- SNE)
Date: June 4, 2018
Time: All Day
Contact: Vanity Campbell
Sponsor: Contracts and Grants
Funding Opportunity Number: Not applicable
Funding Organization's Deadline: Monday, June 4, 2018 at 1:00 PM PST (Due date for required pre-proposals)
Discipline/Subject Area: Sustainable agriculture
ANR Priority Area(s): SFS, SNE
Funding Available($): 350,000
Description: Western SARE funds proposals that examine innovative research technologies and creative extension approaches that advance Western SARE goals (above) and are economically viable, protect the environment, and are socially responsible. Western SARE projects must contain both research and education components. Projects that contain only research, or only education, will not be funded. Additionally, Western SARE requires that agricultural producers be involved
from inception to finish in the planning, design, implementation and educational outreach of any SARE-funded project.
Projects must incorporate both research and education in the project; bring together a functional team to plan and implement the project; include a minimum of three separate producers for onfarm testing, demonstration and collaboration; outline educational outreach plans to producers and agricultural professionals; produce quantifiable scholarly and educational products to producers and agricultural professionals; address the goals of Western SARE.
Projects may be 1 to 3 years in length.
OCG Note: Please visit the Sponsor's website below for additional information.