Agenda Workshop Purpose
Hotel and Logistics Recommend priority areas for ARS research over the
______________ next five years to enable or substantially expand the
List of Participants ability of agriculture to reduce its impact on air quality
______________ and global climate, and enable adaptation to and
Meetings Proceedings mitigation of, the effects of global change on agriculture.
· Breakout Sessions
NP 203 Accomplishment
NP 204 Accomplishment
Recommended priority areas for ARS-wide research on air quality and global change issues of concern to agriculture.
Made recommendations regarding the Action Plan for the Air Quality and Global Change Components of the Soil and Air Resources Management National Program over the next five years (including what efforts ARS should not do or de-emphasize)
Identified synergies and linkages between the ARS Soil and Air Resources Management National Program research on air quality and global change and other National Programs within ARS
Considered the Agency’s resource constraints and suggested ARS research that would most likely compliment research supported by other Federal agencies and the private sector
Recommended opportunities for improved cooperation and technology transfer between ARS and the private sector and between ARS and other government agencies