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Human Nutrition Research Roadmap  

Pre-Harvest Beef Safety Research Roadmap 

Beef Sustainability Roadmap

Request for Proposals

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), a contractor to the Beef Checkoff, is soliciting research proposals in the area of Sustainability Research. Research ideas should be novel and of high industry value and proposals should focus on benchmarking beef sustainability and identifying areas of improvement. Proposals must be submitted by 5pm MT, January 4, 2019.

For details, download the full Request for Proposals.

NCBA has moved to an online portal, SmartSimple, for managing the grants process and to facilitate the submission and review of grant materials. All portal users will need to set up an account. Please visit to register and apply for a grant.

For directions on how to use Smart Simple, download the User Guide.