Registration is now open!
April 8-11, 2013, Doubletree Hilton Hotel Ontario Airport, Ontario, California
Pre-conference tours are scheduled for April 8. Details will be posted here as they become available.
Potential Grant Opportunities
The University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources is soliciting proposals for research projects that address Africanized Honey Bees in California. Project funding is to be solely used in support of research being conducted by the Departments of Entomology at one or more of the University of California campuses. Proposals are DUE June 15, 2013; click here for the 2013 African Honey Bees Request for Proposals (RFP).
The National Ornamentals Research Site at Dominican University of California (NORS-DUC) has released a REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) - FY 2013-2014. Proposals are requested for research on methods development to inhibit Phytophthora ramorum establishment and spread, mitigations to manage P. ramorum, epidemiological studies on inoculum sources, pathways, soil sampling focal points and disease distribution in nurseries. In addition proposals relating to other soil-borne pathogens known to occur in California that are of economic importance to the national nursery industry will be considered. DUE DATE: April 26, 2013. The RFP is located here.
Funding Alert: NIFA Releases 2012 RFAs to AFRI
AFRI will solicit its core program through seven separate RFAs. Applicants are encouraged to review each RFA to explore all the opportunities available to them. Additional AFRI information is available on the AFRI More Information Page.
For additional information refer to the areas Request for Applications.
Help is available for AFRI Proposals and Grants.gov
AFRI grants deadlines are fast approaching and the Program Support Unit has online resources that includes video tutorials for locating and navigating an AFRI federal funding opportunity, completing an AFRI Grants.gov grant application and submitting the application.
ANR Contracts and Grants staff and the Program Support Unit may be able provide assistance during the grant application process. Contact Sherry Cooper for more information.
UC ANR Lanyards Available!
"UC ANR" lanyards are available for $1 each. Email ANR Program Support Unit with your UC account, number of lanyards and shipping address.
ANR Events Supported by PSU
Register for Out-of-State Travel
All UC-related travel which are out-of-state or out-of-country MUST be registered through uctravel.org
Following registration you will receive an e-mail from WorldcueTraveler@ijet.com confirming your registration. The e-mail will also provide you with your policy number, emergency contact information, and webpage links to provide you with updated information and alerts related to your travel destination.
If you book your trip through the UC Connexxus webpage, your trip will automatically be registered. The only exception are trips booked through the Connexxus Southwest Airlines SWABiz webpage. For SWABiz reservations you must register the trip through the uctravel.org webpage.
Calendar of Events
|2013 CA Focus Conference||6/14/2013|
|REC Director's Meeting||6/19/2013|
|ANR County Directors Meeting||6/26/2013|
|Western SARE Professional Development Program||7/9/2013|
|Association of Natural Resource Extension Professionals Conference||5/18/2014|