Governance


We are committed to transparency in our policies and finances.

Formation Documents

The following documents dictate our governance structures and future direction.

Agricultural Act of 2014

Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018

Articles of Incorporation

By-laws

Strategic Plan

Policies & Procedures

We have policies in place to protect our review process from conflicts of interest. 

Conflict of Interest Policies

Reports & Notices

Annual reports and Stakeholder Notices give us the opportunity to report to you — our stakeholders — about recent achievements and upcoming opportunities.

Stakeholder Notice

2019 Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

2015 Annual Report

Public Conversations

Consistent with the law, the annual Public Conversation is an opportunity for the public to hear from our leadership. The public is welcome to offer input on our research priorities during these Conversations.

2019 Public Conversation

2018 Public Conversation

2017 Public Conversation

2016 Public Conversation

2015 Public Conversation

Financial Information

Our IRS 990 Forms demonstrate our commitment to transparency and the financial stewardship of the assets entrusted to us.

2018 990

2017 990

2016 990

2015 990

2014 990

Annual Audits

We have an independent auditor conduct an annual financial audit.

2019 Annual Audit

2018 Annual Audit

2017 Annual Audit 

2016 Annual Audit 

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