Recent Contracts and Grants

2012 – 2015.  “Maryland Collaborative for Beginning Farmer Success”.  USDA-NIFA.  James C. Hanson (PI) and Co-PIs (Benjamin Beale, Shannon Dill, William Lantz, and David Myers) - $676,680.  September 1, 2012 to August 31, 2015.

2011 – 2014.  “Improving the Role of Women in Agriculture and Family Food Security in Afghanistan”.  University of California, Davis, James C. Hanson (PI) and Raymond Miller (Co-PI) - $1,125,081. September 1, 2011 to August 31, 2014.  Part of  a larger grant entitled “Investing in the Afghan Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL/DAIL)”, USDA – NIFA, James Hill, University of California, Davis (PI) - $14,019,135.  

2011 – 2012.  “Updating the Certified Organic Acreage and Livestock Database”. USDA-Economic Research Service.  James C. Hanson (PI) - $100,000.  September 30, 2011 to December 31, 2012.

2011 – 2012.  “Strengthening Extension in Afghanistan and Pakistan”.  University of California – Davis.  James C. Hanson (PI) - $53,427.  March 1, 2011 to December 31, 2012.

2010 – 2012.  “Republic of Georgia Regional Veterinary Service Unit (RVSU) Pilot Project.”  USDA-Foreign Agricultural Service.  James C. Hanson (PI) - $217,701.  August 15, 2010 through December 31, 2012.