The Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Reform Act of 1998 (AREERA) amended the Smith-Lever Act, the Hatch Act, and the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 (the funding authorities for Extension and Research activities) to require approved Plans of Work from Extension and Research in order to receive federal funding.


4-H is the Cooperative Extension System's dynamic, research-based, non-formal, educational program and organization for youth (5-19 years). 4-H stands for Head, Heart, Hands and Health. Click here for 4-H reports.


Current Research Information System (CRIS) is the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) documentation and reporting system for ongoing agricultural, food and nutrition, and forestry research. Click here for CRIS Reports.


Children, Youth, and Families at Risk Program (CYFAR) is based on research on effective programs for at-risk youth and families and on the human ecological principle of working across the lifespan in the context of the family and community. Click here for CYFAR reports.


The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) is designed to assist limited resource audiences in acquiring the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and changed-behavior necessary for nutritionally sound diets, and to contribute to their personal development and the improvement of the total family diet and nutritional well-being. Click here for EFNEP reports.


Food and Agricultural Education Information System (FAEIS) provides empirical information for use in planning and coordinating efforts, directed towards supporting higher education in the food, agricultural and natural resource sciences. Click here for FAEIS reports.

USDA Forest Service

The USDA Forest Service - There are two data marts in REEIS for the Forest Service. The first contains data for 2003-2005 reported via The Current Research Information System (CRIS). The second contains data form 1996-2002 collected via the Research Budget Attainment Information System (FS-RBAIS). FS-RBAIS tracked USDA Forest Service Research Station budgets for research and development activities from their initial planning to the compilation of the final figures, but does not track current year obligations and expenditures. Click here for USDA Forest Service Reports.


National Science Foundation (NSF) - The Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED) data that was obtained spans from 1985 to 2004. This data is a special USDA request to the National Science Foundation and therefore includes only a subset of data. Click here for NSF/SED reports.