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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Collaborations

The U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.


Current collaborators and projects:

BOARD OF REGENTS - UNIV OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM, MADISON, WI, UNITED STATES
  • Multi-Scale Investigation of Winter Runoff and Nutrient Loss Processes in Actively Managed Dairy Agroecosystems

  • Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Dairy Production Systems of the Great Lakes Region

  • Determining the Biological Basis of Genetic Variation in Forage and Feed Utilization Efficiency in Lactating Dairy Cattle

  • Utilizing the University of Wisconsin Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee


  • CANOLA COUNCIL OF CANADA, WINNIPEG, MB, CANADA
  • Maximizing Use of Canola Meal in Dairy Diets


  • ENERGY GOLDEN FIELD OFFICE, UNITED STATES DEP, GOLDEN, CO, UNITED STATES
  • Genetic Control of Flowering in Switchgrass


  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF MATO GROSSO, CUIABA 78060-900, BRAZIL
  • Mentored Research in Rumen Microbiology


  • GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, UNITED STATES DEPT OF, MIDDLETON, WI, USA
  • Development of a Collaborative Environmental Microbiology Laboratory to Support Ars/usgs Wi Water Science Ctr-Specific Research Activities

  • Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment for Estimating Setback Distance from Spray Irrigation of Liquid Manure


  • KURARAY AMERICA, INC., HOUSTON, TX, UNITED STATES
  • Evaluation of Oxygen Barrier Wraps for Large-Round Silage Bales


  • MARSHFIELD CLINIC, MARSHFIELD, WI, UNITED STATES
  • Statistical Designs and Methods


  • MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY, EAST LANSING, MI, UNITED STATES
  • Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Upper Michigan

  • Exploiting Natural Diversity to Identify Alleles and Mechanisms of Cold Adaption in SWITCHGRASS-CFDA#10.310


  • NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE, WASHINGTON DC, DC, UNITED STATES
  • Reactive Nitrogen Cycling and Impacts on U.S. Dairy Farms: the Feasibility of Sustainable Milk and Agro-Ecosystems


  • REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, MINNEAPOLIS, MN, UNITED STATES
  • Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Minnesota

  • Elucidation of Red Clover Filaments and Associated Plant Disease Symptoms


  • RFS TECHNOLOGIES, OTTAWA, CANADA
  • Use of Infrared Or Visual Automated Data Acquisition Detection Systems for Continuous Evaluation of Fermentation Or Animal Behavior Profiling


  • THE OHIO STATE UNIV, COLUMBUS, OH, UNITED STATES
  • Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Ohio


  • UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS SYSTEM, Fayetteville, AR, UNITED STATES
  • Supplementation of Hay and Silage Preservation Experiments with Individual Voluntary Intake and Digestibility Measurements in Sheep


  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS, URBANA, IL, UNITED STATES
  • Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Illinois


  • UNIVERSITY OF TOLEDO, TOLEDO, OH, UNITED STATES
  • Combatting Viral Pathogens in the Great Lakes Region


  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM, MADISON, WI, UNITED STATES
  • Assessment of New Sand Vs. Recycled Products of Manure Separation As Bedding Materials for Lactating Cows in Freestall Housing

  • Establishment of Interseeded Forage Legumes in Silage Corn

  • Improving Novel Harvest Technologies for Fractionating Alfalfa into Leaf and Stem Fractions

  • Evaluating Plant and Animal-Related Grazing Management Effects on Pasture Sward and Soil Characteristics

  • Meadow Fescue Endophyte: Impact on Host Fitness

  • Contribution of Dairy Ration Components to Nitrogen in Milk, Manure, Crops and Environmental Nitrogen Loss

  • Rumen Microbial Communities and Lactation Efficiency in Dairy Cows

  • Developing Software for a Cattle Lot Runoff and Phosphorus Loss Model

  • Genetic Analysis of the Fish Pathogens Flavobacterium Columnare and Flavobacterium Psychrophilum

  • Genetic Evaluation of Yellow Perch for Aquaculture Production

  • Utilizing the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Animal Care and Use Committee

  • Using Genetic Techniques to Characterize Mechanisms of Virulence in Flavobacterium Fish Pathogens

  • Incorporating Dairy Livestock into Pioneer Farm Systems Research


  • WESTWAY FEED PRODUCTS, LLC, Tomball, TX, UNITED STATES
  • Effects of Molasses, Corn Grain, and Degradable Protein Levels on Lactation Performance and Rumen Function of Dairy Cattle


  • WISCONSIN CRANBERRY BOARD, INC, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, UNITED STATES
  • Investigation of the Benefits of Feeding Surplus Cranberry Waste Stream Products to Lambs and Lactating Dairy Cows


  • Last Modified: 8/25/2016
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