American Association for the Advancement of Science is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing science for the benefit of all people.
Association of American Universities is a nonprofit organization of 62 leading public and private research universities in the United States and Canada. AAU focuses on issues that are important to research-intensive universities, such as funding for research, research policy issues, and graduate and undergraduate education.
Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges is a nonprofit membership organization working to protect and improve the health and welfare of animals, people and the environment around the world by advancing academic veterinary medicine.
Association of Public and Land-grant Universities is a research, policy, and advocacy organization dedicated to strengthening and advancing the work of public universities in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. APLU’s membership includes 238 public research universities, land-grant institutions, and state university systems.
Center for Foodborne Illness Research & Prevention is a national, non-profit public health organization. CFI’s mission is to advance a stronger, science-based food safety system that prevents foodborne illness and protects public health.
The Center for Strategic and International Studies Global Food Security Project provides long-term, strategic guidance to policy makers to ensure that U.S. foreign assistance programs are efficient, effective, and sustainable. The project studies and highlights the impact of global food security on critical U.S. strategic interests, such as political stability and economic prosperity, through desk and field research, analytic publications, and events.
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology is the nation’s largest coalition of biomedical researchers, representing 29 scientific societies and 130,000 scientists from around the world.
National Association for the Advancement of Animal Science focuses on advocating for an increased federal investment in the animal sciences. NAAAS addresses the importance of animal agriculture research and the need to improve the overall federal funding for this research.
Initiated in 1898, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association is the marketing organization and trade association for America’s one million cattle farmers and ranchers. NCBA is a consumer-focused, producer-directed organization representing the largest segment of the nation’s food and fiber industry.
National Coalition for Food and Agricultural Research is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, consensus-based and customer-led coalition that brings food, agriculture, nutrition, conservation and natural resource stakeholders together with the food and agriculture research community.
National Pork Producers Council conducts public-policy outreach on behalf of its 43 affiliated state associations, enhancing opportunities for the success of U.S. pork producers and other stakeholders by establishing the U.S. pork industry as a consistent and responsible supplier of high-quality pork.
Charles Valentine Riley Memorial Foundation promotes a broader and more complete understanding of agriculture building upon Charles Valentine Riley’s legacy as a “whole picture” person with a vision for enhancing agriculture through scientific knowledge. Founded in 1985, RMF recognizes that agriculture is the most basic human endeavor and that a vibrant, robust, food, agricultural, forestry, and environmental-resource system is essential for human progress and world peace.
Soil Science Society of America is a progressive international scientific society that fosters the transfer of knowledge and practices to sustain global soils. SSSA is the professional home for 6,000+ members and 1,000+ certified professionals dedicated to advancing the field of soil science.