National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility http://kcur.org en NBAF Breaks Ground In Manhattan http://kcur.org/post/nbaf-breaks-ground-manhattan <p>There was a lot of hand-shaking and back-slapping at the recent groundbreaking for the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kan. Soon, the first construction will begin on an independent utility plant for the top-security animal disease lab.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>It’s been 4 and a half &nbsp;years since the Department of Homeland Security awarded the project to Kansas, and it's been a rocky road to this point.</p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 16:47:13 +0000 Laura Ziegler 37771 at http://kcur.org NBAF Breaks Ground In Manhattan