NAUFRP is a member of the Forests in the Farm Bill Coalition. The Coalition released its platform for the 2018 Farm Bill on July 20, 2017. Read more about the Coalition platform here
The Forests in the Farm Bill Coalition appealed to the House Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry to use the 2018 Farm Bill to address challenges faced by forest landowners. The coalition is a diverse group of interests that has worked together for more than 15 years to build consensus forest sector platforms for the last three Farm Bills. Read the Coalition’s March 2017 letter to Congress here.
See NAUFRP’s funding request to Congress for Fiscal Year 2018 federal appropriations here. NAUFRP FY19 Budget Recommendations
2016 McIntire Stennis Strategic Plan – brochure 2016 McIntire Stennis Strategic Plan – print version The McIntire-Stennis (M-S) Cooperative Forestry Research Program has provided fundamental support for creating and strengthening forestry research and graduate training efforts at colleges and universities across the nation for nearly 50 years. M-S funding has helped produce thousands of forestry scientists and other research professionals, and M-S-supported research has provided critical basic understanding and applied solutions to extend the benefits …