Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center
University of California
Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center

Current Research Rates

Research Rates are approved on an annual basis. The following rates have been approved for the period: July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019:

2018-2019 Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center rates:

Field/Greenhouse/Postharvest Research Project Rate – Full Cost (Non UC Researchers): $35.64/hr

Field/Greenhouse/Postharvest Research Project Rate – ANR Funded Down 49% (UC Researchers): $18.18/hr

Per Acre Research Rate:  $5,297.14 per acre

ANR Funded Down 60% (UC Researchers): $2,100 per acre

 

The full cost rates for research conducted at Kearney REC for 2019-2020 have been approved for the period July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020. 

PER ACRE RATE

FULL COST Per Acre Research Rate:   $5,304.44

NON-UC RESEARCH COST Per Acre Research Rate:  *$7,092.04

UC RESEARCH COST Per Acre Research Rate:   $1,658.28

HOURLY RATE  (field/greenhouse/post-harvest)

FULL COST Direct Research Hourly Rate:  $39.86 per hour

NON-UC RESEARCH COST Direct Research Hourly Rate:  *$53.29 per hour

UC RESEARCH COST Direct Research Hourly Rate:  $21.00 per hour

 

* A Non-University fee of 33.7% is added to the Full Cost Rate for Non-UC Led Research.

ANR-KARE is providing funding to fund down the full cost rates at 65% for UC Researchers for 2019-2020

If you have questions, contact Jeff Dahlberg at 559-646-6060 Email: jadahlberg@ucanr.edu or Janie Duran at 559-646-6010 Email: njduran@ucanr.edu

 

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