From NIFA USDA web Page
11 new AI Research Institutes to pursue transformational advances in a range of economic sectors and science and engineering fields.
It is a new investment that builds on the first round of seven Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Institutes funded in 2020, totaling $140 million.
These institutes are hubs for academia, industry, and government to accelerate discovery and innovation in AI. Inspiring talent and ideas everywhere in this important area will lead to new capabilities that improve our lives from medicine to entertainment to transportation and cybersecurity and position us in the vanguard of competitiveness and prosperity.”
The USDA-NIFA Institute for Agricultural AI for Transforming Workforce and Decision Support (AgAID)
The USDA-NIFA AI Institute for Resilient Agriculture (AIIRA)