K-State NBAF http://kcur.org en President's Budget Includes Funds For NBAF In Manhattan http://kcur.org/post/presidents-budget-includes-funds-nbaf-manhattan <p>President Obama’s 2014 budget proposal to Congress asks for funds to “develop countermeasures for diseases originating from large animals that can be transmitted to humans, "&nbsp; including $714 million for the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kansas.</p><p>The news has already been &nbsp;interpreted by supporters as a green light for the $1.15-billion federal animal disease lab known as NBAF, the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, in Manhattan, Kansas.</p><p>Senator Pat Roberts said the proposal represents the administration’s support for NBAF.</p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 16:08:00 +0000 Laura Ziegler 34851 at http://kcur.org President's Budget Includes Funds For NBAF In Manhattan