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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Jeff Silverstein

National Program Leader

Team Projects (Appropriated | All) 396 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
Mechanistic Modeling of Multispecies Pasture Growth and Management
Best Management Practices for Biomass Production in Oklahoma
Evaluating Non-Target Effects of Rootworm Maize (Cry34/35ab1) on Carabid Beetles
Evaluate European Corn Borer Injury and Production from Optimum Acremax 2
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
Integrated Pasture-Crop Rotation
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
Evaluation of Oxygen Barrier Wraps for Large-Round Silage Bales
Managing Farms for Environmental Stewardship and Profit
A Systems Approach to Control Gastrointestinal Nematodes (Gin) in Organic Small Ruminant Production
Grazingland Conservation Assessment
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
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
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
Synthesizing Forage, Livestock, Climate, and Economic Information into a Decision Support Framework
Synthesizing Forage, Livestock, Climate, and Economic Information into a Decision Support Framework
Control of Ovine Respiratory Disease Through Genetic and Immunologic Mitigation of Pathogen Transmission and Disease
Spatial Data and Implementation Tools for Distributed Watershed Modeling Addressing NRCS Resource Concerns
Spatial Data and Implementation Tools for Distributed Watershed Modeling Addressing NRCS Resource Concerns
Accelerated Commercial Development of Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel (Hrj) from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstocks Supply Chains
Regional Biomass Feedstock Partnership – Biomass Residue Removal
Assisting Organic Dairy Producers to Meet the Demands of New and Emerging Milk Markets
Regional Biomass Feedstock Partnership-Biomass Residue Removal
Development of a Commercially-Available Genotyping Test for Haplotypes Encoding Ovine Tmem154 Proteins
Regional Corn Stover Removal Impact Study—brookings
Conservation Effects Assessment Project Croplands Watersheds Studies - Upper Mississippi River Basin/great Lakes Watersheds (2012)
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
Development of Datasets and Improved Modules for Crop Systems & Global Change Lab Crop and Soil Modeling Systems
A Systems Approach to Control Gastrointestinal Nematodes in Organic Small Ruminant Production: Identification of Resistant Animals
Effects of Rangeland Disturbances on Vegetation and Livestock Grazing Behavior
Livestock Grazing in Rangeland Management Systems
USDA Swine Influenza Virus Surveillance System: Computational Evolutionary Biology of Whole Genome Sequences
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
Conservation Effects Assessment Project Croplands Watersheds Studies - Upper Mississippi River Basin/great Lakes Watersheds (2012)
Modeling Silage Emissions for Improved Air Quality
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
Pakistan Cotton Leaf Curl Virus Project
Considerations for the Future of Animal Science Research
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
NRCS Hydrology Tool
Remote Assessment of Senescent Grassland Landscapes
Multi-Scale Investigation of Winter Runoff and Nutrient Loss Processes in Actively Managed Dairy Agroecosystems
Continental Divide Cooperative Weed Management Area Agreement
Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use and Markets
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
New Monitoring Technologies for Improving Rangeland Management
Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Dairy Production Systems of the Great Lakes Region
Farm Demonstrations of Best Management Practices for Sustainable Beef Cattle Production on Pasture
Parallel Monitoring of Porcine Diseases of Economic Importance in the United States and China
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
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
NRCS Hydrology Tool
Resilient Cropping Systems for Food and Bioenergy
Ars-El Reno Iag Dataset and Review Input for Pastureland Ceap Modeling
Use of Apex Model for Simulation of Nitrogen Dynamics and Cover Crops in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
Characterization of the Evolution of Influenza a Viruses (Iav) in Swine and Pathotyping of Iav in the Natural Host
USDA Swine Influenza a Virus Surveillance System Related Research
Big Data Integration Feasibility Study (Bdifs) and Technical Proof of Concept
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
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2013 - agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed assessment Studies (On Croplands)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
Evaluation of a Prrsv Modified Live Diva Vaccine
Defining a Novel Structural Component of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus and Its Role in Disease Pathogenesis
Evaluate Total Tract Energy and Lipid Digestibility in Commercially Available Distillers Corn Oils Differing in Fatty Acid Composition in 15 Kg Pigs
Forage Yield and Persistence of Summer Dormant Tall Fescue
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
Value-Added Einkorn for Organic Production in the Great Plains Region
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
Evaluation and Selection of Festuca Hybrids
Agroforestry Systems for Small Farms
Lowering Input Costs in Corn Production Systems by Promoting Native Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
Interagency Agreement for Fire Management
Antigenic Properties and Characterization of the Global Evolution of Influenza a Viruses (Iav) in Swine
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
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
Processes Controlling the Source, Movement, and Release of Soil Phosphorus in Midwestern Streams from Pasture and Crop Land CFDA#10.310
Development of Wheat Quality, Wheat Based Crop Production Systems and Alternative Bio-Energy Crops for the Central Great Plains
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
Biophotonics - the Application of Novel Imaging Methodologies to Livestock Production Research
Networks and Worldview Shaping New Value Chains in Producing and Processing Oil Seeds for Jet Fuel
Conservation of Model Organisms
Developing Improved Housing, Equipment, and Management Technologies for Commercial Poultry Production
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
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
Designer Diets of Sows Compared to Conventional Diets
Influence of Frame Score and Finishing System on Carcass and Meat Quality
Developing Food Grade Glazing from Catfish Skin Hydrolysates
Inter-Compare and Improve Soil-Crop Models for Evaluating Effects of Climate Change and Adaptations on Production and Natural Resources
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
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
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
2014 Beef Improvement Federation
1000 Bull Genomes Project
Linking Soil and Water Quality with Crop Performance Across a Continuum of Tillage and Management Strategies: Enhancing Sustainability Through...
Thermal Perches As Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens-Purdue
Identification of Genetic Factors Associated with the Expression and Regulation of Economically Important Traits in Cultured Pacific Oysters
Producer Outreach for Updated Swine Ventilation Standards
Split-Pond Aquaculture Systems: Design Refinements for Catfish Production and Evaluation for Culturing Other Species
One Fish, Two Fish; Do You Need Lc-Pufa, Fish?
Determining Maximum Sustainable Production of Biomass with Mixture of Prairie Species
Development of Sustainable Production Systems and Water Management Technology for the Mid South
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
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
Optimal Dietary Energy and Protein for the Development of Gilts
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
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
Dietary Effects on Sow Productivity to Three Parities
Effect of Ovulatory Follicle Size on the Establishment and Maintenance of Pregnancy in Beef Cows
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
Poultry Germplasm Preservation: Modulating Membrane Lipids for Successful Cryopreservation of Semen from Valuable Genetic Stocks
Enhanced System Models and Decision Support Tools to Optimize Water Limited Agriculture
Enhancing Sustainability of Irrigated Specialty Crops and Biofuel Feedstock Production
Cultural Practices and Cropping Systems for Economically Viable and Environmentally Sound Oilseed Production in Dryland of Columbia Plateau
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
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
Sustainable Production, Profit, and Environmental Stewardship Through Conservation Systems
Nitrous Oxide for Piglet Euthanasia: Validation by Electroencephalography (Eeg)
Improvement of Genetic Evaluation of Dairy Cattle Through Expanded Genomic Data and Improved Computing Procedures
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
Oilseed to Jet-Fuel Economics, Outreach, and Extension
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
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
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
Social Network Analysis of Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel Value Chains
Identification of Gene Networks Associated with Dystocia in Dairy Cattle
Biophotonics the Application of Novel Imaging Methodologies to Livestock Production Research
Protein Concentration by Air-Classification in Oats and Barley
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
Amino Acid Nutrition of Lactating Dairy Cows
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
Improving the Efficiency and Sustainability of Diversified Forage-Based Livestock Production Systems
Plant/soil Microbe Interactions and Plant Health in Modern Cropping Systems
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
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
Investigation of Genetic Mechanisms for Improving the Regulation of Feed Intake and Nutrient Utilization in Poultry
Collaborative Research for Forage-Based Livestock Systems
Development of Statistical Methods for the Analysis of Genetic (Co)variance Matrices Calculated Using Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms
National Animal Germplasm Program
Renewable, Long-Term, Antimicrobial Surface Treatments Through Dopamine-Mediated Binding of Peptidoglycan Hydrolases
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
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
Whole Genome Selection Through Genome Wide Imputation in Beef Cattle
Porcine and Bovine Genome Annotation and Qtl Dissection
Collaborative Studies on the Acute Toxicity and Effectiveness of Peracetic Acid Compounds to Fish and Aquatic Disease Organisms
Improvements in the Analysis of Forage Crops, Feedstuffs and Feedstocks Via Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy Across Laboratories
Effect of Calcium Oxide-Treated Corn Stover on Dairy Cattle Performance When Substituted for Corn Grain
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.
Automated Measurements of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Soils with Radar-Based Estimates of Soil Moisture in Agriculture & Forest Ecosystems
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
Rfamide Peptides Integrate the Effect of Nutrition on the Gonadotropic Axis of the Gilt
Phenotypic and Genomic Database Creation for Cattle in Industry Populations
Does Calcium Oxide-Treated Corn Stover Affect Dairy Cattle Performance When Substituted for Corn Grain Or Corn Silage
Effect of Dietary Protein Content and Rumen-Protected Amino Acids on Nitrogen Utilization by Lactating Dairy Cows
Research and Modify Rzwqm2 Model for Simulating Pesticide Transport and Fate in Surface Water from California Agricultural Fields
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
Improving Production, Resilience, and Biodiversity of Perennial Grass Mixtures and Monocultures As Biofuel Feedstocks
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
Development and Evaluation of Improved Peanut Cultivars
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
Rfamide Peptides Integrate the Effect of Nutrition on the Gonadotropic Axis of the Gilt
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
Physiology of Nitrogen Uptake and Optimal Partitioning in Potato Plants
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)
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
Characterization of Potential Feedstocks of Hawaii Island and Development of Effective Technology for a "zero-Waste" Biofuels Approach
Determine the Influence of External Parasitic Infestation on Innate and Acquired Resistance of Cultured Fish to Infection and Disease
Soil and Water Management to Improve Carbon Sequestration and Mitigate Trace Gas Emissions
Effect of Cover Crops, Soil Amendments, and Reduced Tillage on Carbon Sequestration and Soil Health in a Long-Term Organic Vegetable System
Efficacy of a Modified Live Flavobacterium Columnare Vaccine in Walleye
Genetic and Epigenetic Resistance to Marek's Disease
Combating Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia and Improving Yellow Perch Aquaculture for the Great Lakes Region
Dietary Modification to Eliminate Ulcers in Sows
Commercial Evaluation of Alternative Protein Diets and Selected Rainbow Trout Stocks
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
Integrated Aquatic Animal Health Strategies
Quantifying Habitat Utilization and Reducing Juvenile Oyster Mortality in Pacific Shellfish Production
Development of Approaches to Prevent and Ameliorate Diseases of Catfish
Develop Research and Educational Opportunities in Profitable Livestock and Forage Management Systems for Undergraduate Agricultural Students
Identifying Biochemical Pathways Using Genetically Modified Trout (University of Ct)
East Coast Shellfish Research
Hill Area Aquaculture
Pathogen Surveillance, Control and Vaccine Use on Fish Farms in the Southeastern U.S
Determine Characteristics of Concurrent Infections in Disease Processes and Evaluate Immunodiagnostic Assays for the Fish Pathogens
Cooperative Research Between Montana State Univiversity and Ars-Npa for Joint Research Projects at Research Sites and Facilities in Montana
Hyperspectral and Multispectral Image Analyses of Potatoes under Different Nutrient Management with Center Pivot Irrigation
Opportunities for Enhancing Aquaculture Science
Evaluation of Perennial Herbaceous Biomass Crops in North Dakota for Production of Ethanol and Other Value-Added Products
Vaccination and Early Pathogen-Detection in Cultured Fish
Improving the Sustainability of Land-Based Closed-Containment Systems for Salmonid Food Fish Production
The Epigenetic Landscape for Marek's Disease Susceptibility and Resistance in Chickens
Improving Production Efficiency in Warm Water Aquaculture Through Water Quality Management
Nutrition and Feed Development for Warm Water Aquaculture
Discovery of Natural Antimicrobial Peptides to Control Fish Diseases
Strategies for Fish Disease Control and Prevention
Integrated Approaches for Improving the Efficiency and Sustainability of Morone and Other Warm Water Fish Production
Management of off-Flavors and Undesirable Bacteria in Aquaculture
Improving Production Strategies in Channel Catfish Farming
Genetic Improvement of Cold Water Marine Finfish
Integrated Approaches for Improving Aquatic Animal Health in Cool and Cold Water Aquaculture
Utilization of Genomics for Improving Production Traits in Cool and Cold Water Aquaculture
Utilizing Genetics and Physiology for Enhancing Cool and Cold Water Aquaculture Production
Determine Genetic Diversity and Develop Tools for Genetic Improvement of Oyster Stocks for the Pacific Northwest
Influence of Temperament, Transportation, and Disease Challenge on the Productivity and Overall Well-Being of Yearling Cattle
Improving Sustainability of Rainbow Trout Production by Integrated Development of Improved Grains, Feeds, and Trout
Genetics, Physiology, and Health Research to Improve Catfish Production
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
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