Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Programs Phase II

Active
No
Status
Closed
Release Date
November 14th, 2023
Open Date
November 14th, 2023
Due Date(s)
March 26th, 2024
Close Date
March 26th, 2024
Topic No.
8.4

Topic

Conservation of Natural Resources

Agency

Department of AgricultureNational Institute of Food and Agriculture

Program

Type: BOTHPhase: Phase IIYear: 2024

Summary

The Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture is seeking proposals for the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Programs Phase II. The specific topic of the solicitation is the Conservation of Natural Resources. The Conservation of Natural Resources topic area aims to develop innovative technologies that conserve, monitor, improve, and protect the quality and quantity of natural resources while sustaining optimal farm and forest productivity and profitability. The goal is to improve soil health, reduce soil erosion, improve water and air quality, enhance nutrient management, and conserve and use water more effectively. The project duration for this solicitation is not specified, but the application due date is March 26, 2024. Funding specifics are not provided in the document. For more information and to access the solicitation, visit the USDA-NIFA SBIR website: link.

Description

The Conservation of Natural Resources topic area aims to develop innovative technologies that are developed with the purpose to conserve, monitor, improve and/or protect the quality and/or quantity of natural resources while sustaining optimal farm and forest productivity and profitability. We encourage new technologies and innovations that will help improve soil health, reduce soil erosion, improve water and air quality, improve nutrient management and conserve and use water more effectively.