22 U.S. Code § 2151a–1 - Agricultural research
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Agricultural research carried out under this chapter shall
(2) include research on the interrelationships among technology, institutions, and economic, social, environmental, and cultural factors affecting small-farm agriculture, and
(3) make extensive use of field testing to adapt basic research to local conditions. Special emphasis shall be placed on disseminating research results to the farms on which they can be put to use, and especially on institutional and other arrangements needed to assure that small farmers have effective access to both new and existing improved technology.
Source(Pub. L. 87–195, pt. I, § 103A, as added Pub. L. 94–161, title III, § 303,Dec. 20, 1975, 89 Stat. 857; amended Pub. L. 95–424, title I, § 103(d),Oct. 6, 1978, 92 Stat. 945.)
References in Text
This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 87–195, Sept. 4, 1961, 75 Stat. 424, as amended, known as the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 2151 of this title and Tables.
1978—Pub. L. 95–424inserted “environmental” after “social” in cl. 2.
Effective Date of 1978 Amendment