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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Jeff Silverstein

National Program Leader

Team Projects (Appropriated | All) 375 projects listed

Genetic and Biological Determinants of Respiratory Diseases of Ruminants
Conducting Digestibility Trials with Lambs to Evaluate Forages
Advancing Sustainable and Resilient Cropping Systems for the Short Growing Seasons and Cold, Wet Soils of the Upper Midwest
Best Management Practices for Biomass Production in Oklahoma
Improvement of Dairy Forage and Manure Management to Reduce Environmental Risk
Pakistan Cotton Productivity Enhancement Program
Sustainable Dryland Cropping System for the Central Great Plains
Development of Cotton Leaf Curl Virus (Clcuv) Diagnostic Tools and Monitoring of Clcuv
Stable Introgression of Cotton Leaf Curl Virus Resistance into Cultivated Cotton and Germplasm Enhancement
Increase of Cotton Germplasm with Emphasis on Non-Cultivated Species for Examination of Important Disease Resistance Traits
Identification and Introgression of Cotton Leaf Curl Virus Resistance into Cultivated Cotton
Enhancing Cotton Germplasm, Improving Resistance to Cotton Leaf Curl Virus and Supporting Cotton Best Management Practices for Small Farmers
Animal and Manure Management for Sustainable Production and Reduced Environmental Impact
Determine the Optimal Concentration and Chemical Properties of Tannins for Protecting Forage Proteins
Ecologically-Based Management of Insect Pests of Corn, with Emphasis on Corn Borers, Rootworms, and Cutworms
A Systems Approach to Control Gastrointestinal Nematodes (Gin) in Organic Small Ruminant Production
Evaluating Non-Target Effects of Rootworm Maize (Cry34/35ab1) on Carabid Beetles
Evaluate European Corn Borer Injury and Production from Optimum Acremax 2
Managing Farms for Environmental Stewardship and Profit
Evaluation of Oxygen Barrier Wraps for Large-Round Silage Bales
A Systems Approach to Control Gastrointestinal Nematodes (Gin) in Organic Small Ruminant Production
The Effect of the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail (Cdnst) on Ecosystem Processes
Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Nitrate Losses from Organic Soils in Dairy Farming Systems in Northern Germany
Integrated Monitoring and Simulation of Hydrologic Components and Systems in Agricultural Landscapes
A Systems Approach to Control Gastrointestinal Nematodes (Gin) in Organic Small Ruminant Production
Soil and Crop Management Systems for Improved Natural Resource Quality and Efficiency
Management Strategies for Meeting Agronomic, Environmental, and Societal Crop Production Demands
Innovative Conservation Approaches to Invasive Plant Management in the Missouri River Watershed-Remove Saltcedar and Russian Olive
Assessing the Effects of Climate Change on Environmental Variables, Biodiversity, Invasive Species, and Nutrient Cycling in Semiarid Shrublands
Assessment of New Sand Vs. Recycled Products of Manure Separation As Bedding Materials for Lactating Cows in Freestall Housing
Genomic Analysis of Cultivated Cotton and Related Wild Species
Development of Genomic Tools for the Investigation of European Corn Borer Population Dynamics
Investigation of the Peanut Genome
Establishment of Interseeded Forage Legumes in Silage Corn
Regional Distribution and Abundance of Biofuel and Forage Species
Impact of Conservation Practices on Nutrient Transport and Fate in Pasture Systems
Delivery of the Oms-Based Ages-W Resource Concerns Assessment Model for Evaluating Water/nutrient Management and Conservation Effects
Biocomputational Tools for Analysis of Complex Agricultural Genomes
Control of Ovine Respiratory Disease Through Genetic and Immunologic Mitigation of Pathogen Transmission and Disease
Synthesizing Forage, Livestock, Climate, and Economic Information into a Decision Support Framework
Synthesizing Forage, Livestock, Climate, and Economic Information into a Decision Support Framework
Development of a Commercially-Available Genotyping Test for Haplotypes Encoding Ovine Tmem154 Proteins
Regional Corn Stover Removal Impact Study—brookings
Accelerated Commercial Development of Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel (Hrj) from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstocks Supply Chains
Assisting Organic Dairy Producers to Meet the Demands of New and Emerging Milk Markets
Regional Biomass Feedstock Partnership-Biomass Residue Removal
Intervention Strategies to Control and Prevent Enteric Viral Diseases of Poultry
Multiplication of Long Duration Pigeon Pea Seed
Multiplication of Long Duration Pigeon Pea Seed
ARS Research Sheep Grazing - USDA ARS U.S. Sheep Experient Station and the USDA Forest Service Caribou-Targhee National Forest Agreement
An Integrated and Multi-Scale Observation Facility to Support Monitoring and Forecasting of Grassland Ecosystems
An Integrated and Multi-Scale Observation Facility to Support Monitoring and Forecasting of Grassland Ecosystems
Spatial Modeling of Agricultural Watersheds: Water and Nutrient Management and Targeted Conservation Effects at Field to Watershed Scales
Development of a Collaborative Environmental Microbiology Laboratory to Support Ars/usgs Wi Water Science Ctr-Specific Research Activities
Managing Agricultural Water Quality in Fields and Watersheds: New Practices and Technologies
A Systems Approach to Control Gastrointestinal Nematodes in Organic Small Ruminant Production: Identification of Resistant Animals
Development of Datasets and Improved Modules for Crop Systems & Global Change Lab Crop and Soil Modeling Systems
Effects of Rangeland Disturbances on Vegetation and Livestock Grazing Behavior
USDA Swine Influenza Virus Surveillance System: Computational Evolutionary Biology of Whole Genome Sequences
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Upper Michigan
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Minnesota
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Illinois
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Ohio
Using Bioinformatic Tools to Investigate the Basis of Resistance/tolerance in Cotton Species to Cotton Leaf Virus (Clcuv)
Delineating Soil Water Availability Using Topography and Apparent Electrical Conductivity Across Field Landscapes
Forage Production for Limited Resource Producers
Forage Production for Limited Resource Producers
Grazing Lands Ceap
Vegetation Sampling and Data Analysis
Pakistan Cotton Leaf Curl Virus Project
Development of Diagnostic Screening Tools and Evaluation of Transgenic Plants for Cotton Leaf Curl Virus (Clcuv) Resistance
Sustainable Small Farm and Organic Production Systems for Livestock and Agroforestry
Inproving Resistance to Cotton Leaf Curl Virus (Clcuv) and Supporting Cotton Best Management Practices for Small Farmers
Quantification of the Emission Reduction Benefits of Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Silage
Livestock Grazing in Rangeland Management Systems
Considerations for the Future of Animal Science Research
Development and Implementation of Natural Resource Databases
Cotton Irrigation Management
The Targeted Sequencing of Bacterial Artificial Chromosome (Bac) Clones from Western Corn Rootworm
Dna-Based Identification and Classification of Bacterial Pathogen Subtypes That Cause Respiratory Disease in Cattle
Greenhouse Gas Life Cycle Analysis of Biochar Effects on Marginal Land Conversion to Switchgrass Production
New Technologies to Enhance Sustainability of Northern Great Plains Grasslands
On-Farm Biomass Processing: Towards An Integrated High Solids Transporting/storing/processing System (Ukrf Subaward No. 3048109826-13-061)
Sustainable Small Ruminant Production Through Selection for Resistance to Internal Parasites
Development of a Commercially-Available Dna-Based Test for Parentage, Animal Identification, and Disease Traceback in U.S. Sheep
Monitoring Edge-of-Field Surface-Water Runoff: a Three-State Pilot Project to Promote and Evaluate An Inexpensive and Reliable Gauge
Adaptive Rangeland Management of Livestock Grazing, Disturbance, and Climatic Variation
Sustaining Southern Plains Landscapes Through Plant Genetics and Sound Forage-Livestock Production Systems
Integrated Forage Systems for Food and Energy Production in the Southern Great Plains
Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems
Improvement of Biotic and Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Cool Season Grasses
Sustainable Forage-Based Production for the Mid-South Transition Zone
Long-Term Implications of Prescribed Fire in the Western Great Plains: Responses of Soil, Vegetation, Fuel Loads and Modeled Fire Behavior
Blended Refuge Versus Block Refuge
New Monitoring Technologies for Improving Rangeland Management
Multi-Scale Investigation of Winter Runoff and Nutrient Loss Processes in Actively Managed Dairy Agroecosystems
Continental Divide Cooperative Weed Management Area Agreement
Farm Demonstrations of Best Management Practices for Sustainable Beef Cattle Production on Pasture
Improve and Enhance the Object Modeling System (Oms) for Building New Models and Conservation Tools and Transferring This Technology
Rangeland Production and Condition Following Spring Wildfire
Evaluation of Newly Developed Pigeon Pea Lines for Sustainable Cereal-Legume Cropping System in the Southern Great Plains
Lignocellulosic Biomass Conversion to Infrastructure Compatible Fuel, Products and Power
Novel Strategies for Generating Live-Attenuated Vaccine Viruses and Investigating Human-to-Pig Interspecies Transmission of Influenza a Virus
Research Strategies to Improve Small Farm Efficiency, with a Special Focus on at-Risk Farmers
Characterization of the Evolution of Influenza a Viruses (Iav) in Swine and Pathotyping of Iav in the Natural Host
Resilient Cropping Systems for Food and Bioenergy
USDA Swine Influenza a Virus Surveillance System: Extension To: in Vivo Pathogenesis and Transmission and Associated in Vitro Studies
Improving Genetics of Katahdin Sheep Through Estimated Breeding Values and Genotyping
Emerging Swine Disease Studies: Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (Pedv)
The Evaluation of Novel Hybrid Bluegrass in Northwest Oklahoma As Low-Input Turf
USDA Swine Influenza a Virus Surveillance System Related Research
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
Evaluation of a Prrsv Modified Live Diva Vaccine
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
Antiviral Regulation Underlying the Activation Status of Porcine Monocytic Innate Immune Cells
Comparative Model Simulations with Agricultural Policy Extender (Apex) to Assess the Effects of Management Practices
Evaluation and Selection of Festuca Hybrids
Agroforestry Systems for Small Farms
Lowering Input Costs in Corn Production Systems by Promoting Native Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi
Interagency Agreement for Fire Management
Value-Added Einkorn for Organic Production in the Great Plains Region
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
Antigenic Properties and Characterization of the Global Evolution of Influenza a Viruses (Iav) in Swine
Denitrification Within Saturated Riparian Buffers Re-Designed to Remove Nitrate from Field Tile Drains
Rangeland Production and Condition Following Spring Wildfire
Ars-El Reno Iag Dataset and Review Input for Patureland Ceap Modeling
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2014 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
Control of Toxic Lupines in a Mountain Big Sagebrush Community
Refinement of the Stewards Database to Serve the Ceap Project
Supplementation of Hay and Silage Preservation Experiments with Individual Voluntary Intake and Digestibility Measurements in Sheep
Penn State Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
Sowing of Ryegrass-Tall Fescue F1 Hybrids for Dihaploid Generation
Processes Controlling the Source, Movement, and Release of Soil Phosphorus in Midwestern Streams from Pasture and Crop Land CFDA#10.310
Cornell Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
Climate Projections in Support of USDA Analyses
Soil Microbial Community Structure and Function in High Production Corn – Soybean Systems
Evaluation of Beef Cattle Performance and Pasture Management under Diverse Forage and Grazing Systems and Climate Scenarios
Biophotonics - the Application of Novel Imaging Methodologies to Livestock Production Research
Area-Wide Screwworm Eradication
Development of Wheat Quality, Wheat Based Crop Production Systems and Alternative Bio-Energy Crops for the Central Great Plains
Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment for Estimating Setback Distance from Spray Irrigation of Liquid Manure
Modeling the Impact of Dispersal on Remediation Efforts for Bt-Resistant Western Corn Rootworm
Development of "nutritional Tools" to Estimate ME Content in Rendered Animal Protein by-Products for Swine
Development of Animal Genetic Resources Information Network (Animal-Grin) for U.S. and Brazilian Use
Support Effort for Developing Scientific Information and New Technology to Solve High Priority Problems for U.S. Beef, Sheep, and Swine Industries
Integrated Research Approaches for Improving Production Efficiency in Salmonids
Dietary Effects on Sow Productivity to Three Parities
Optimal Dietary Protein for the Development of Gilts
Inter-Compare and Improve Soil-Crop Models for Evaluating Effects of Climate Change and Adaptations on Production and Natural Resources
Reassembly of Cattle Immune Gene Clusters for Quantitative Analysis
Genetics, Breeding and Reproductive Physiology to Enhance Production of Catfish
Genetic Improvement of Marine Fish and Shellfish
Integrated Research to Improve on-Farm Animal Health in Salmonid Aquaculture
Developing Methods to Improve Survival and Maximize Productivity and Sustainability of Pacific Shellfish Aquaculture
Integrated Approaches for Improving the Efficiency and Sustainability of Morone and Other Warm Water Fish Production
Strategies for Fish Disease Control and Prevention
Integrated Aquatic Animal Health Strategies
Improving Production Strategies in Channel Catfish Farming
Nutrition and Feed Development for Warm Water Aquaculture
Water Quality and Production Systems to Enhance Production of Catfish
Health Management, Disease Prevention and Control Strategies in Catfish Aquaculture
Improving Catfish Health and Production Performance
Novel Integrated Nutrition and Health Strategies to Improve Production Efficiencies in Poultry
Development of Management Strategies to Mitigate Pre-Harvest Microbial-Derived off-Flavors in Fish Grown in Aquaculture
Support of the Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project (Agmip) Workshop on Pest and Disease Models
Integrating the Development of New Feed Ingredients and Functionality and Genetic Improvement to Enhance Sustainable Production of Rainbow Trout
Collection and Evaluation of Swine Genetic Resources
Networks and Worldview Shaping New Value Chains in Producing and Processing Oil Seeds for Jet Fuel
Genome Biology of Marek’s Disease: Viral Integration and Genome Alterations in Genetically Resistant and Susceptible Stocks
Regeneration of Y Chromosome in Holstein Cattle
Genetic Improvement of Composite Sheep Breeds
African Goat Improvement Network: Village Breeding Programs in Malawi and Uganda
Conservation of Model Organisms
Developing Improved Housing, Equipment, and Management Technologies for Commercial Poultry Production
Evaluation of Technologies for Sustainable Use of Poultry Litter in Environmentally Sensitive Watersheds
Managing Climate Change to Enhance Animal Welfare
Reducing Animal Stress and the Incidence Or Prevalence of Human Pathogens Through Enhanced Gastrointestinal Microbial and Immune Functions in Farm Animals
Development of An Immuno-Compromised Pig And/or Calf Model
Characterizing Pathogenicity of Great Lakes Strains of Vhsv and Developing Tools to Study the Influence of Stress on Immune Function in Yellow Perch
Contribution of Dairy Ration Components to Nitrogen in Milk, Manure, Crops and Environmental Nitrogen Loss
Postharvest Processing to Add Value to Catfish
Support of the Seventh International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health (Pa-14-010)
Software Support for Weps
Synthesis of Ergovaline for Physiology Experiments
Improving and Preserving Yellow Perch Genetic Resources
Determining the Biological Basis of Genetic Variation in Forage and Feed Utilization Efficiency in Lactating Dairy Cattle
Characterizing the Chicken Gut Microbiome with Respect to Genetic Resistance to Marek's Disease
Decision Support for Environmental Management of Cage and Cage-Alternative Layer Housing Systems for Thermal Comfort and Air Quality
African Goat Improvement Network: Strengthening Village Breeding Programs in Malawi and Uganda
Influence of Frame Score and Finishing System on Carcass and Meat Quality
Scientific Knowledge and New Technology to Aid in the Selection and Management of the U.S. Beef, Swine, and Sheep Populations
Systems Biology Analyses Comparison of Gene and Protein Expression from Slick and Normal Haired Cattle
Developing Food Grade Glazing from Catfish Skin Hydrolysates
Characterization of Single Sperm Cells by Whole Genome Sequencing
Resource Assessment Framework for Dependable Feedstock Supply to Produce Advance Biofuels in Hawaii and Western United States (2014)
Thermal Perches As Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens
Characterization of DNA Methylome in Livestock Genomes
Develop Acoustic Technology and Methodologies to Improve the Production and Profitability of Pond-Based Aquaculture in the United States
Developing a Probiotic for Anxiety Management
Establishment of Genomic Tools for Investigating Fish Pathogens
Improvement of Algorithms and Software to Process Very Large Genomic Datasets
Development of a Bovine Respiratory Disease Model in Young Calves
Using Next-Gen, High Throughput Genomics to Measure Gene Expression and the Microbiome in Selected Trout Fed Alternate Feed Ingredients
The Impacts of Host Vaccination and Genetic Disease Resistance on Pathogen Transmission
Split-Pond Aquaculture Systems: Design Refinements for Catfish Production and Evaluation for Culturing Other Species
Linking Soil and Water Quality with Crop Performance Across a Continuum of Tillage and Management Strategies: Enhancing Sustainability Through...
Oilseed to Renewable Jet Fuel Supply Chain Development
1000 Bull Genomes Project
Identification of Genetic Factors Associated with the Expression and Regulation of Economically Important Traits in Cultured Pacific Oysters
Creation of Novel Crispr Antimicrobials and Genomic Integration of Peptidoglycan Hydrolase Antimicrobials Via Genome Editing with Crispr Technology
One Fish, Two Fish; Do You Need Lc-Pufa, Fish?
Determining Maximum Sustainable Production of Biomass with Mixture of Prairie Species
Support for the American Society of Animal Sciences, "10th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production" (Pa-14-009)
Genetic and Genomic Approaches to Improve Swine Reproductive Efficiency
Improving Livestock Productivity Through Enhanced Breeding Programs-Contribution of Goat Breeds Moxto and Caninde
Water Holding Capacity Mechanisms of Meat
Evaluation of Contributions to Seasonal Reproductive Inefficiency
North Central Region Fruit, Vegetable, and Wine Growers’ Assessment of Soil and Water Vulnerability under Changing ..... Events
Bioinformatics Tools to Access, Filter, Manipulate, and Analyze Ngs Data
Thermal Perches As Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens-U of IL
Improving Catfish Broodstock Management by Manipulating Diet, Stocking Densities and Sex Ratios
Disease Risk Reduction and Lcn3 Rich Rainbow Trout
Thermal Perches As Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens-Purdue
Effect of Ovulatory Follicle Size on the Establishment and Maintenance of Pregnancy in Beef Cows
Dietary Effects on Sow Productivity to Three Parities
Enhancing Host Genetic Resistance to Bovine Respiratory Disease Complex
Enhancing the Competitiveness of U.S. Peanuts and Peanut-Based Cropping Systems
Technical Services, Collaborative Research and Cooperative Activities with the United States Agency for International Development, Phase III
Sperm DNA Methylome and Its Impacts on Male Fertility in Dairy Cattle
Biologically Based Fertilizer Recommendations to Meet Yield Expectations and Preserve Water Quality
Strategies to Improve Soil and Pest Management in Organic Vegetable and Strawberry Production Systems
Genome Biology of Marek’s Disease: Viral Integration and Genome Alterations in Genetically Resistant and Susceptible Stocks
Application of Low-Resolution Pulsed Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy for the Measurement of Oil Content in Whole Seed and Meal
Genome Biology of Marek’s Disease: Viral Integration and Genome Alterations in Genetically Resistant and Susceptible Stocks-Cfda 10.310
Split-Pond Aquaculture Systems: Design Refinements for Catfish Production and Evaluation for Culturing Other Species
Analysis of Feeding Behavior and Feed Intake Data of Lactating Dairy Cows to Optimize Design of Growsafe Feeding Troughs
Enhanced System Models and Decision Support Tools to Optimize Water Limited Agriculture
Poultry Germplasm Preservation: Modulating Membrane Lipids for Successful Cryopreservation of Semen from Valuable Genetic Stocks
Sustainable Production, Profit, and Environmental Stewardship Through Conservation Systems
Improvement of Genetic Evaluation of Dairy Cattle Through Expanded Genomic Data and Improved Computing Procedures
Genome Editing to Create Germ Cell Deficient Livestock
Thermal Perches As Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens
Cultural Practices and Cropping Systems for Economically Viable and Environmentally Sound Oilseed Production in Dryland of Columbia Plateau
Development of a Genomics Database for the Cattle and Other Livestock
Multi-Objective Optimization of a Profitable and Environmentally Sustainable Agriculture to Produce Food and Fiber in a Changing Climate
Improving Poultry House Heating and Nitrogen Emission Management Using Biofiltration and Biofertilizer Production
Development of a Non-Surgical Artificial Insemination Technique for Use with Sheep and Frozen-Thawed Ram Semen
Identification of Genes Contributing to Sustained Sperm Survival in the Sperm Storage Tubule Epithelial Cells Located in the Chicken Oviduct
Development of a Non-Surgical Sheep Artificial Insemination Technique Utilizing Frozen-Thawed Semen
Development of a Sheep Artificial Insemination Procedure Utilizing Frozen-Thawed Semen and a Non-Surgical Insemination Technique
Collaborative Beef Cattle Research in Nutrition, Breeding and Genetics, And/or Meat Science
Cultural Practices and Cropping Systems for Economically Viable and Environmentally Sound Oilseed Production in Dryland of Columbia Plateau
Cropping Systems for Enhanced Sustainability and Environmental Quality in the Upper Midwest
Improved Crop Production Systems for the Northeast
Management Strategies to Sustainably Intensify Northern Great Plains Agroecosystems
Optimal Dietary Energy and Protein for the Development of Gilts
Scientific Information and New Technology to Solve High Priority Problems for the U.S. Beef, Swine, and Sheep Industries
Creating a Hapmap Resource Population of Cattle and Goats from Nigeria
Development of Ecologically-Sound Pest, Water and Soil Management Practices for Northern Great Plains Cropping Systems
Safeguarding Well-Being of Food Producing Animals
Genetically Modified Livestock Via Zygotic Genome Editing
Integration of Site-Specific Crop Production Practices and Industrial and Animal Agricultural Byproducts to Improve Agricultural Competitiveness and Sustainability
Social Network Analysis of Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel Value Chains
Defining Agroecological Principles and Developing Sustainable Practices in Mid-Atlantic Cropping Systems
Development of a Buffalo DNA Beadchip
Improving Sustainability of Forage-Based Production Systems
Food Day Symposium and Local Food Systems
Evaluation of Adjuvants/immunomodulators in Enhancing the Efficacy of Inactivated Streptococcus Agalactiae Vaccines
Identify Mechanisms by Which Ovulatory Follicle Size Affects Pregnancy Establishment and Maintenance in Beef Cows
Assessing Accuracy of Intra-Family Genome Breeding Values Using Restriction-Site Associated DNA (Rad) Snps in Rainbow Trout
Maximizing Use of Canola Meal in Dairy Diets
Identification of Gene Networks Associated with Dystocia in Dairy Cattle
Biophotonics the Application of Novel Imaging Methodologies to Livestock Production Research
Designer Diets Decrease Aggression and Increase Welfare
Expanding Opportunities for Oilseed Production in Low Rainfall Areas of Columbia Plateau
Decision Support for Environmental Management of Cage and Cage-Alternative Layer Housing Systems for Thermal Comfort and Air Quality
Genome Biology of Marek’s Disease: Viral Integration and Genome Alterations in Genetically Resistant and Susceptible Stocks
Maximizing Conservation in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed with a New 3-Way Interseeder
Development of a Non-Surgical Sheep Artificial Insemination Technique Utilizing Frozen-Thawed Semen
Control of Ich and Columnaris in Cultured Walleye with Copper Sulfate and Peracetic Acid
Translational Genomics for Improving Sow Reproductive Longevity
Designer Diets Decrease Aggression and Increase Welfare
Development and Validation of Fermentation Protocols for Production of a Live Attenuated Edwardsiella Ictaluri Vaccine
Memorandum of Understanding on Sustainability of Federal Collaboration on Pharmaceuticals in Drinking Water
Genomic and Metagenomic Approaches to Enhance Efficient and Sustainable Production of Beef Cattle
Agricultural Greenhouse Warming Potential and Carbon Sequestration Model Correction: Considering Organic and Long Term Rotational Systems
Improving Immunity, Health, and Well-Being in Cattle and Swine
Development of New Technologies and Methods to Enhance the Utilization and Long-Term Storage of Poultry, Swine and Fish Gametes and Embryos
Pooled Genotyping and Sequencing for Development of Molecular Breeding Values for Resistance to Bovine Respiratory Disease
National Dairy Genetic Evaluation Program
Optimal Dietary Energy and Protein for the Development of Gilts
Strategies to Improve Profitability of Organic Dairy Herds in the Upper Midwest
Enhancing Genetic Merit of Ruminants Through Genome Selection and Analysis
Improving Efficiency of Growth and Nutrient Utilization in Heavy Broilers Using Alternative Feed Ingredients
Dietary Effects on Sow Productivity to Three Parities
Alleviating Rate Limiting Factors That Compromise Beef Production Efficiency
Optimizing the Biology of the Animal-Plant Interface for Improved Sustainability of Forage-Based Animal Enterprises
Forage Characteristics That Alter Feed Utilization, Manure Characteristics and Environmental Impacts of Dairy Production
Expanding Opportunities for Commercialization of Agrisoma Elite Carinata Lines
Whole Genome Selection Through Genome Wide Imputation in Beef Cattle
Improving the Efficiency of Sheep Production in Western Rangeland Production Systems
Improving Livestock Productivity Through Enhanced Breeding Programs – Applications in Goat Genomics 2
Considerations for the Future of Animal Science Research
Conservation of Model Organisms
Strategies to Improve Heifer Selection and Heifer Development
Employing Genomics, Epigenetics, and Immunogenetics to Control Diseases Induced by Avian Tumor Viruses
Understanding Genetic and Physiological Factors Affecting Nutrient Use Efficiency of Dairy Cattle
Optimizing Heavy Broiler Management and Housing Environment for Sustainable Production
Developing Genetic Biotechnologies for Increased Food Animal Production, Including Novel Antimicrobials for Improved Health & Product Safety
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel from Redesigned Oil Seed Feedstock Supply Chains
Identification of Biomarkers for Pre and Post Weaning Growth in Swine
Improving the Efficiency and Sustainability of Diversified Forage-Based Livestock Production Systems
Plant/soil Microbe Interactions and Plant Health in Modern Cropping Systems
Enhanced System Models, Management and Cultivar Adaptations to Limited Water and Climate Change, and Tools for Precision Management
Strategies to Optimize Meat Quality and Composition of Red Meat Animals
National Program for Genetic Improvement of Feed Efficiency in Beef Cattle
Genetic Research to Enhance Efficient and Sustainable Production of Beef Cattle and Sheep
Nitrogen Cycling and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Cover Crop-Based Organic Rotational No-Till
Mechanical, Thermal, and Storage Characteristics of Biomass
Improving Fertility of Dairy Cattle Using Translational Genomics
Improving Livestock Productivity Through Enhanced Breeding Programs – Applications in Goat Genomics
Collaborative Research for Forage-Based Livestock Systems
National Animal Germplasm Program
Systems Biology Approach to Understanding Endometrial Receptivity and Pregnancy Loss
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel from Redesigned Oil Seed Feedstock Supply Chains
Renewable, Long-Term, Antimicrobial Surface Treatments Through Dopamine-Mediated Binding of Peptidoglycan Hydrolases
Fluid Fertilizer’s Role in Sustaining Soils Used for Bio-Energy Feedstock Production
Improving Genetic Predictions in Dairy Animals Using Phenotypic and Genomic Information
Enhancing Genetic Resistance to Marek’s Disease in Chicken Via Allele-Specific Expression Screens and Genome-Wide Selection
Improvements in the Analysis of Forage Crops, Feedstuffs and Feedstocks Via Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy Across Laboratories
The Use of Data Mining to Generate a Soil Dynamic Property (Dsp) Database
Analysis of Farmer Willingness to Produce Oilseeds for Biofuel in the Western U.S.
Optimizing the Production of Coho Salmon in Ras Throgugh the Development of Cost-Effective, Fish Meal Free Feeds
Improve Chicken Genome Sequence and Identification of Agronomically-Important Chicken Genes
Carbon Sequestration and Nitrogen Cycling for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation by Southeastern U.S. Annual and Perennial Energy Crops
Winter Rye Cover Crop Effect on Corn Seedling Pathogens
Effects of Heat Stress on Farm Animal Well-Being
Enhancing Genetic Resistance to Marek’s Disease in Chicken Via Allele-Specific Expression Screens and Genome-Wide Selection
Improved Nutrient Efficiency of Beef Cattle and Swine
Characterization of Structural Variations in Livestock Genomes
Characterization of Disease Resistance and Immune Function in Rainbow Trout Selectively Bred for Resistance to Bacterial Cold Water Disease
Cytometric Comparison Between Flavobacterium-Resistant and -Susceptible Lines of Rainbow Trout During the in Vitro B-Cell Response.
Development and Update of Nirs Calibration Equations of Forage Crops, Feedstuffs, And, Feedstocks
Phenotypic and Genomic Database Creation for Cattle in Industry Populations
Development and Evaluation of Improved Peanut Cultivars
Improving Shellfish Survival Through Genetic Improvement in Disease Resistance
Nutrient Management in Organic No-Till Systems
Improving Sow Lifetime Productivity in Swine
Determining Influence of Microbial, Feed, and Animal Factors on Efficiency of Nutrient Utilization and Performance in Lactating Dairy Cows
Management and Nutrition Strategies for Sustainable Production of Heavy Broiler Chickens
Approaches to Minimize the Occurrence of Fescue Toxicosis in Livestock
Catfish Health Initiative
Improving Production Efficiency of Pond-Raised Channel Catfish
Microbial Biodegradation of Polymeric Materials Prepared from Chicken Feathers
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
Integrated Program for Reducing Brdc in Beef and Dairy Cattle
Evaluation of Breed Effects in Beef Cattle on Hornfly Infestation
Development, Validation and Verification of New Modules for Corn Model, Maizsim and Potato Model, Spudsim
Structural and Functional Impacts of Copy Number Variations on the Cattle Genome
Improving the Health and Productivity of Beef Cattle by Supplementing with Yeast Products During the Receiving Phase
Headquarters Cooperative Programs - Natural Resources and Sustainable Agricultural Systems (Nr&saa)
Characterization of Potential Feedstocks of Hawaii Island and Development of Effective Technology for a "zero-Waste" Biofuels Approach
Effect of Cover Crops, Soil Amendments, and Reduced Tillage on Carbon Sequestration and Soil Health in a Long-Term Organic Vegetable System
Collaborative Effort to Elucidate the Molecular Mechanisms Contributing to Improved Growth and Disease Resistance in Hybrid Striped Bass
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oil Seed Feedstock Supply Chains
Commercial Evaluation of Alternative Protein Diets and Selected Rainbow Trout Stocks
Efficacy of a Modified Live Flavobacterium Columnare Vaccine in Walleye
Combating Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia and Improving Yellow Perch Aquaculture for the Great Lakes Region
Identyfing Biochemical Pathways Using Genetically Modified Trout
Utilization of Genomics for Improving Production Traits in Cool and Cold Water Aquaculture
Improved Efficiency of Bovine Cloning
Improving the Sustainability of Land-Based Closed-Containment Systems for Salmonid food Fish Production
Hill Area Aquaculture
Cooperative Research Between Montana State Univiversity and Ars-Npa for Joint Research Projects at Research Sites and Facilities in Montana
Program Teams
Food Animal Production (101)
Aquaculture (106) (leader)
Agricultural System Competitiveness and Sustainability (216)
 
Projects
EAST COAST SHELLFISH RESEARCH
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 418943
HEADQUARTERS COOPERATIVE PROGRAMS - ANIMAL PRODUCTION AND PROTECTION (APP)
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 408024
CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE FUTURE OF ANIMAL SCIENCE RESEARCH
Grant (G)
  Accession Number: 423683
SAMPLING TECHNIQUES FOR CATFISH
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 418526
Technical Services, Collaborative Research, and Cooperative Activities with the USAID, Phase III
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 425905
African Goat Improvement Network: Strengthening Village Breeding Programs in Malawi and Uganda
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 427570
Big Data Integration Feasibility Study (BDIFS) and Technical Proof of Concept
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 425715
Cooperation in Animal Production and Protection
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 425847
Last Modified: 10/19/2010