THE NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL REPORT ON THE COLLEGES OF AGRICULTURE AT THE LAND GRANT UNIVERSITIES: IMPLICATIONS FOR THE NORTHEAST

The National Research Council report entitled Colleges of Agriculture at the Land Grant Universities: Public Service and Public Policy was released in spring 1996. Several of the study recommendations may be particularly pertinent and interesting to the land grant colleges of the Northeast. This article reviews the study background, process, and general conclusions. It highlights several specific recommendations of potential interest in the Northeast, including those relating to federal support through formula funds and competitive grants, regionalization of programs, and integrating and balancing teaching, research, and extension.


Issue Date:
1996-10
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/31406
Published in:
Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, Volume 25, Number 2
Page range:
121-126
Total Pages:
6




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