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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Collaborations

The Southern Plains Area has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.


Current collaborators and projects:

ABILENE CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY, ABILENE, TX
  • INVESTIGATION OF ELECTROPORATION AS A MEANS OF TRANSFORMATION OF THE HORN FLY WITH GREEN FLUORESCENT PROTEIN


  • ARKANSAS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL, LITTLE ROCK, AR
  • DIETARY INFLUENCES ON PSYCHOLOGICAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL FUNCTION IN CHILDREN

  • THE ROLE OF DIETARY FACTORS ON GROWTH, DEVELOPMENT AND HEALTH


  • AUBURN UNIVERSITY, AUBURN, AL
  • COLLABORATIVE EFFORT TO ELUCIDATE THE MOLECULAR MECHANISMS CONTRIBUTING TO IMPROVED GROWTH AND DISEASE RESISTANCE IN HYBRID STRIPED BASS


  • BAYLOR UNIVERSITY, WACO, TX
  • DETERMINING GROUNDWATER RECHARGE FROM IRRIGATION SYSTEMS FOR PRODUCTION OF BIOFUELS IN HAWAII


  • BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY, PROVO, UT
  • ANALYSIS OF SOIL CARBON FRACTIONS FROM PRE-TREATMENT CORES FROM THE LONG-TERM BIOMASS EXPERIMENT


  • COBB-VANTRESS, INC., SILOAM SPRINGS, AR
  • SERUM PROTEIN BIOMARKERS TO IDENTIFY CHICKENS RESISTANT AND SUSCEPTIBLE TO METABOLIC SKELETAL DISEASES


  • COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY, FORT COLLINS, CO
  • CROP EVAPOTRANSPIRATION DETERMINATION USING EDDY COVARIANCE FLUXES, HIGH RESOLUTION REMOTE SENSING IMAGERY & A SURFACE TEMPERATURE APPROACH


  • CONTROL SOLUTIONS, INC., PASADENA, TX
  • EVALUATION OF NOVEL ACARICIDE FOR CONTROLLING CATTLE FEVER TICKS, RHIPICEPHALUS (BOOPHILUS) MICROPLUS AND R(B) ANNULATUS, AND LONE STAR TICK


  • COTTON INCORPORATED, CARY, NC
  • DEVELOP AND MANAGE A PUBLICLY ACCESSIBLE COMPREHENSIVE COTTON DATABASE TO PRESERVE AND DISSEMINATE INFORMATION FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF COTTON


  • CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI, COLUMBIA, MO
  • PASTURE MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES TO REDUCE NON-POINT SOURCE POLLUTION AND ENHANCE INTEGRATED PRODUCTION SYSTEMS THAT INCLUDE AGROFORESTRY


  • DUKE UNIVERSITY, DURHAM, NC
  • DROUGHT-INDUCED MORTALITY OF TREES: ECOSYSTEM CHANGES UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE


  • FREEPORT-MCMORAN CORPORATION, PHOENIX, AZ
  • COLLABORATIVE EFFORT TO GAIN FDA-APPROVAL FOR USE OF TRIANGLE BRAND (C) COPPER SULFATE AS AN AQUACULTURE THERAPEUTANT


  • INNER MONGOLIA AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY, HOHOT, INNER MONGOLIA,
  • TECHNOLOGIES FOR MANAGEMENT OF ARID AND SEMI-ARID RANGELANDS


  • INSTITUTO NACIONAL DE TECNOLOGIA AGROPECUARIA, HURLINGHAM,
  • DEVELOPMENT OF EVIDENCE-BASED MANAGEMENT PRACTICES FOR RANGELANDS IN THE AMERICAS


  • KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY, MANHATTAN, KS
  • WATER CONSERVATION TECHNOLOGIES AND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN THE OGALLALA AQUIFER REGION - KSU

  • IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES-KSU


  • KEO FISH FARM INC., KEO, AR
  • METHODS TO CONTROL EGG MORTALITY ASSOCIATED WITH AQUATIC FUNGUS (SAPROLEGNIA SPP.) INFECTING HYBRID STRIPED BASS EGGS


  • KERR WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA, HUNT, TX
  • KERR WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA - CONTROL OF TICKS FEEDING ON WHITE-TAILED DEER


  • LANGSTON UNIVERSITY, LANGSTON, OK
  • FORAGE PRODUCTION FOR LIMITED RESOURCE PRODUCERS

  • SUSTAINABLE SMALL RUMINANT PRODUCTION THROUGH SELECTION FOR RESISTANCE TO INTERNAL PARASITES


  • LEIBNIZ-INST FRESHWATER ECO & INLAND FISHERIE, BERLIN,
  • COLLABORATIVE STUDIES ON THE ACUTE TOXICITY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF PERACETIC ACID COMPOUNDS TO FISH AND AQUATIC DISEASE ORGANISMS


  • LESAFFRE YEAST CORPORATION, MILWAUKEE, WI
  • IMPROVING THE HEALTH AND PRODUCTIVITY OF BEEF CATTLE BY SUPPLEMENTING WITH YEAST PRODUCTS DURING THE RECEIVING PHASE


  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY, BATON ROUGE, LA
  • A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO CONTROL GASTROINTESTINAL NEMATODES (GIN) IN ORGANIC SMALL RUMINANT PRODUCTION


  • LUMMUS CORPORATION, SAVANNAH, GA
  • DIFFERENTIAL ROLLER GINNING OF UPLAND COTTON

  • INVESTIGATING SEED COTTON RECLAIMERS TO IMPROVE THE PRODUCTIVITY OF ROLLER GINNING PLANTS


  • MALPAI BORDERLANDS GROUP, DOUGLAS, AZ
  • FIELD TESTING OF MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT TECHNOLOGIES ACROSS LARGE RANCH LANDSCAPES IN THE SOUTHWESTERN U.S.


  • MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY, EAST LANSING, MI
  • A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO CONTROL GASTROINTESTINAL NEMATODES (GIN) IN ORGANIC SMALL RUMINANT PRODUCTION


  • MILLENNIUM CHALLENGE CORPORATION, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, DC
  • MCC NAMIBIA MONITORING AND EVALUATION SUPPORT


  • MMR GENETICS, VEGA, TX
  • RE-INSTATEMENT OF THE SORGHUM CONVERSION PROGRAM


  • MONGOLIAN SOCIETY FOR RANGE MANAGEMENT, ULAANBAATAR,
  • TECHNOLOGIES AND THEIR TRANSFER FOR MONITORING, ASSESSMENT AS MANAGEMENT OF MONGOLIAN AND U.S. RANGELANDS


  • NATIONAL CENTER FOR APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY, BUTTE, MT
  • DEVELOPMENT OF STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE POULTRY AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION EFFICIENCY USING ORGANIC AND SUSTAINABLE SYSTEM APPROACHES


  • NATIONAL CENTER FOR GENOME RESOURCES, SANTA FE, NM
  • CATTLE TICK GENOME SEQUENCING AND TRANSCRIPTOME ANALYSIS


  • NATIONAL COTTON COUNCIL, CORDOVA, TN
  • OPERATION OF A COTTON WINTER NURSERY TO MAINTAIN COTTON GERMPLASM DIVERSITY AND TO ACCELERATE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COTTON IMPROVEMENT EFFORTS


  • NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY, LAS CRUCES, NM
  • DISTRIBUTION AND HABITAT SELECTION/SPACE USE OF MIGRATORY AND RESIDENT GOLDEN EAGLES (AQUILA CHRYSAETOS)...


  • OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY, STILLWATER, OK
  • ANALYSIS OF THE ENDOGENOUS MOLECULAR MECHANISMS PROTECTING SORGHUM PLANTS FROM APHID ATTACK

  • BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES FOR BIOMASS PRODUCTION IN OKLAHOMA

  • IMPROVEMENT AND EVALUATION OF SOIL EROSION COMPONENTS IN SWAT USING RESERVOIR SEDIMENT DATA

  • MONITORING BIOTYPIC DIVERSITY OF RUSSIAN WHEAT APHID

  • INTEGRATED MONITORING AND SIMULATION OF HYDROLOGIC COMPONENTS AND SYSTEMS IN AGRICULTURAL LANDSCAPES

  • DEVELOPMENT OF IMPROVED HIGH OLEIC PEANUT VARIETIES

  • COMPUTER SYSTEMS FOR WHEAT AND SORGHUM AGRICULTURAL DECISION MAKING


  • PFIZER ANIMAL HEALTH, KALAMAZOO, MI
  • EXPERIMENTAL BM86-BASED VACCINE FOR THE CATTLE FEVER TICK ERADICATION PROGRAM


  • POSITIVE FEED, INC, SEALY, TX
  • SERUM CONCENTRATION OF IVERMECTIN IN PASTURED CATTLE PROVIDED FREE-ACCESS TO AN IVERMECTIN-MEDICATED PROTEIN OR MINERAL BLOCK SUPPLEMENT


  • REDLANDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE, EL RENO, OK
  • DEVELOP RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES IN PROFITABLE LIVESTOCK AND FORAGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR UNDERGRADUATE AGRICULTURAL STUDENTS


  • SAMUEL ROBERTS NOBLE FOUNDATION, INC., ARDMORE, OK
  • SYNTHESIZING FORAGE, LIVESTOCK, CLIMATE, AND ECONOMIC INFORMATION INTO A DECISION SUPPORT FRAMEWORK


  • SIMS BROTHERS, INC., UNION SPRINGS, AL
  • PELLETED SERICEA LESPEDEZA DIET FOR CONTROL OF INTERNAL PARASITES ON SMALL FARMS

  • A PELLETED SERICEA LESPEDEZA SUPPLEMENT FOR CONTROL OF INTERNAL PARASITES ON SMALL FARMS


  • TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY, STEPHENVILLE, TX
  • DEVELOPING A MULTI-SCALE, MULTIPLE-OBJECTIVE OPTIMIZATION FRAMEWORK FOR UPPER WASHITA RIVER BASIN CEAP WATERSHEDS


  • TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE STATION, TX
  • EVALUATION OF PRESSED COTTONSEED MEAL (CSM) AS AN ALTERNATIVE PROTEIN SOURCE IN BROILER DIETS

  • DE NOVO SNP DISCOVERY AND GBS-BASED COTTON GENOME MAP DEVELOPMENT


  • TEXAS AGRILIFE RESEARCH, COLLEGE STATION, TX
  • WATER CONSERVATION TECHNOLOGIES AND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN THE OGALLALA AQUIFER REGION - TAMU

  • EFFECTS OF CONSERVATION PRACTICES ON SOIL AND WATER RESOURCES - NATIONAL ASSESSMENT (PHASE III)

  • INFLUENCE OF TEMPERAMENT, TRANSPORTATION, AND DISEASE CHALLENGE ON THE PRODUCTIVITY AND OVERALL WELL-BEING OF YEARLING CATTLE

  • RENIFORM NEMATODE RESISTANCE

  • POLYPLOID GENOMICS OF PERENNIAL WARM-SEASON GRASSES FOR THE SOUTHERN UNITED STATES

  • APPLICATION OF THE SWAT MODEL TO DETERMINE THE ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY OF FEEDSTOCK PRODUCTION OF BIOFUELS IN HAWAII

  • The Southern Great Plains Dairy Consortium

  • DEVELOPING MOLECULAR MARKERS FOR CARYA

  • RESOURCE ASSESSMENT FRAMEWORK FOR DEPENDABLE FEEDSTOCK SUPPLY TO PRODUCE ADVANCED BIOFUELS IN HAWAII

  • EFFECTS OF DISTILLER'S GRAIN FAT CONTENT AND TREATMENT WITH ENZYMES ON UTILIZATION OF DISTILLER'S GRAINS BY BEEF CATTLE

  • CHEMICAL CONTROL OF SORGHUM ANTHRACNOSE AND GRAIN MOLD

  • IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES-TAMU

  • GENOMIC ANALYSES IN CARYA


  • TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY, SAN MARCOS, TX
  • SUSCEPTIBILITY TO ENCROACHMENT BY INVASIVE PLANT SPECIES OF MONOCULTURES AND MIXTURES


  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY, LUBBOCK, TX
  • WATER CONSERVATION TECHNOLOGIES AND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN THE OGALLALA AQUIFER REGION - TTU

  • MANAGING EFFICIENT WATER USE FOR SOIL AND CROPPING SYSTEMS

  • SOLUTIONS FOR THE FOOD SAFETY THREAT POSED BY SALMONELLA IN THE LYMPH NODES OF CATTLE PRESENTED FOR HARVEST

  • SOIL MICROBIAL COMMUNITIES: KEY INDICATORS OF SOIL C

  • IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES-TTU

  • SALMONELLA RESEARCH: EVALUATION OF INTERVENTIONS USING A NOVEL, TRANSDERMAL CHALLENGE MODEL


  • THE NATURE CONSERVANCY, HAILEY, ID
  • INTEGRATED RANGELAND MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT ACROSS SCALES


  • THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY, COLUMBUS, OH
  • MANIPULATING THE OVERWINTERING DIAPAUSE OF HELIOTHINES WITH DIAPAUSE HORMONE


  • U.S. BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, WASHINGTON, DC
  • LANDSCAPE MONITORING


  • UNIVERSIDAD AUTONOMA DE YUCATAN, MERIDA, YUCATAN,
  • Use of Synergized Acaricide Formulations for the Control of Resistant Populations of Rhipicephalus Microplus in the Mexican Tropics


  • UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS, FAYETTEVILLE, AR
  • A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO CONTROL GASTROINTESTINAL NEMATODES (GIN) IN ORGANIC SMALL RUMINANT PRODUCTION

  • EVALUATION OF BREED EFFECTS IN BEEF CATTLE ON HORNFLY INFESTATION

  • DEVELOPMENT OF STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE POULTRY AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION EFFICIENCY USING ALTERNATIVES TO ANTIBIOTICS


  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE, CA
  • CPGS: GENOME-WIDE IMPACT OF MPING TRANSPOSITION ON RICE PHENOTYPIC DIVERSITY


  • UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE, NEWARK, DE
  • INNOVATIVE APPROACHES TO CAPTURE NITROGEN AND AIR POLLUTANT EMISSIONS FROM POULTRY OPERATION: ...


  • UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA, GAINESVILLE, FL
  • MOLECULAR MECHANISM OF NON-SUSCEPTIBILITY TO PYRETHROIDS IN THE STABLE FLY, A SIGNIFICANT LIVESTOCK PEST

  • INVESTIGATIONS OF NOVEL TARGET-SPECIFIC LIGANDS FOR ACETYLCHOLINESTERASES OF ARTHROPOD PESTS


  • UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN, NE
  • MOLECULAR MARKERS FOR DETERMINING POPULATION DIFFERENCES IN SCREWWORMS ORIGINATING FROM DIFFERENT GEOGRAPHIC AREAS


  • UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA, NORMAN, OK
  • CLIMATE VARIABILITY AND CHANGE IN CENTRAL OKLAHOMA

  • AN INTEGRATED AND MULTI-SCALE OBSERVATION FACILITY TO SUPPORT MONITORING AND FORECASTING OF GRASSLAND ECOSYSTEMS


  • UNIVERSITY OF PUERTO RICO, MAYAGUEZ, PR
  • MULTIPLICATION OF LONG DURATION PIGEON PEA SEED


  • UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS - PAN AMERICAN, EDINBURG, TX
  • DEVELOPMENT OF MASS REARING METHODS FOR THE BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AGENT OF ARUNDO DONAX, RHIZASPIDIOTUS DONACIS, THE ARUNDO SCALE


  • UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO, SAN ANTONIO, TX
  • SYSTEMS BIOLOGY INVESTIGATIONS OF ARTHROPOD-BORNE DISEASES TO CONTROL VECTORS OF PATHOGENS


  • US DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY, WSMR, WHITE SANDS, NM
  • MUTUAL REQUIREMENTS AND AGREEMENTS PERTAINING TO THE JORNADA EXPERIMENTAL RANGE (JER) AND WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE (WSMR) CO-USE LAND AREA


  • WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY, PULLMAN, WA
  • IDENTIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF A DIRIGENT PROTEIN THAT CONTROLS THE BIOSYNTHESIS OF (+)-GOSSYPOL IN COTTON


  • WEST TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY, CANYON, TX
  • DIETARY FACTORS AFFECTING THE FEEDING VALUE OF CORN-BASED DISTILLER'S GRAINS FED TO CATTLE

  • WATER CONSERVATION TECHNOLOGIES AND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN THE OGALLALA AQUIFER REGION - WTAMU

  • IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES-WTAMU


  • Last Modified: 8/27/2014
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