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Old 05-05-2009, 12:43 PM   #1
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Default Agricultural grants given by the Gates Foundation

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The agriculture grants include $40 million over five years to develop drought-tolerant corn (in sub-Saharan African countries), $13 million over four for more efficient irrigation, and $10 million over four years to help women develop education and training programs related to agriculture.
81 unusual projects get $100K in Gates grants
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"Could malaria-carrying mosquitoes be given a teensy head cold that would prevent them from sniffing out a human snack bar?" This sounds very interesting. Good find.
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