USDA announces grant program to help address cyber issues
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture has announced the availability of up to $5 million for research to strengthen the science behind the next generation of internet-connected agricultural implements and resources through the Cyber Physical Systems program. In its announcement, USDA cited a previously funded project at the University of Tennessee to develop and test biosensing and animal movement monitoring. Application deadline is February 15. Click here to learn more.