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ENHANCING GENETIC MERIT OF RUMINANTS THROUGH GENOME SELECTION AND ANALYSIS
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Improving Genetic Predictions in Dairy Animals Using Phenotypic and Genomic Information
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Understanding Genetic and Physiological Factors Affecting Nutrient Use Efficiency of Dairy Cattle
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Development of Statistical Methods for the Analysis of Genetic (co)Variance Matrices Calculated Using Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Identification of Gene Networks Associated with Dystocia in Dairy Cattle
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
National Dairy Genetic Evaluation Program
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Implementation of Whole Genome Selection in the U.S. Dairy and Beef Cattle Industries
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
IMPROVING FERTILITY OF DAIRY CATTLE USING TRANSLATIONAL GENOMICS
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
INTEGRATED PROGRAM FOR REDUCING BRDC IN BEEF AND DAIRY CATTLE
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
Structural and Functional Impacts of Copy Number Variations on the Cattle Genome
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
Characterization of Structural Variations in Livestock Genomes
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
Improving Livestock Productivity Through Enhanced Breeding Programs – Applications in Goat Genomics
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Improving Livestock Productivity Through Enhanced Breeding Programs – Applications in Goat Genomics 2
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
DEVELOPING GENETIC BIOTECHNOLOGIES FOR INCREASED FOOD ANIMAL PRODUCTION, INCLUDING NOVEL ANTIMICROBIALS FOR IMPROVED HEALTH & PRODUCT SAFETY
Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Development of New Technologies and Methods to Enhance the Utilization and Long-Term Storage of Poultry, Swine and Fish Gametes and Embryos
Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
IDENTIFICATION OF BIOMARKERS FOR PRE AND POST WEANING GROWTH IN SWINE
Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
INVESTIGATION OF GENETIC MECHANISMS FOR IMPROVING THE REGULATION OF FEED INTAKE AND NUTRIENT UTILIZATION IN POULTRY
Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
PROTECTING FUEL ETHANOL PRODUCTION FERMENTATION PROCESSES WITH BACTERICIDAL YEAST
Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2010 2011 2012 2013
RENEWABLE, LONG-TERM, ANTIMICROBIAL SURFACE TREATMENTS THROUGH DOPAMINE-MEDIATED BINDING OF PEPTIDOGLYCAN HYDROLASES
Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
IMPROVED EFFICIENCY OF BOVINE CLONING
Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2010 2011 2012 2013
Designer Diets Decrease Aggression and Increase Welfare
Livestock Behavior Research
West Lafayette, IN
General Cooperative Agreement (A)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Safeguarding Well-being of Food Producing Animals
Livestock Behavior Research
West Lafayette, IN
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Designer Diets Decrease Aggression and Increase Welfare
Livestock Behavior Research
West Lafayette, IN
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Dietary Modification to Eliminate Ulcers in Sows
Livestock Behavior Research
West Lafayette, IN
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2011 2012
Effects of Heat Stress on Farm Animal Well-Being
Livestock Behavior Research
West Lafayette, IN
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
ENHANCING GENETIC RESISTANCE TO MAREK’S DISEASE IN CHICKEN VIA ALLELE-SPECIFIC EXPRESSION SCREENS AND GENOME-WIDE SELECTION
Avian Disease and Oncology Research
East Lansing, MI
General Cooperative Agreement (A)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
EMPLOYING GENOMICS, EPIGENETICS, AND IMMUNOGENETICS TO CONTROL DISEASES INDUCED BY AVIAN TUMOR VIRUSES
Avian Disease and Oncology Research
East Lansing, MI
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
IMPROVE CHICKEN GENOME SEQUENCE AND IDENTIFICATION OF AGRONOMICALLY-IMPORTANT CHICKEN GENES
Avian Disease and Oncology Research
East Lansing, MI
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
ENHANCING GENETIC RESISTANCE TO MAREK’S DISEASE IN CHICKEN VIA ALLELE-SPECIFIC EXPRESSION SCREENS AND GENOME-WIDE SELECTION
Avian Disease and Oncology Research
East Lansing, MI
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
THE EPIGENETIC LANDSCAPE FOR MAREK'S DISEASE SUSCEPTIBILITY AND RESISTANCE IN CHICKENS
Avian Disease and Oncology Research
East Lansing, MI
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2011 2012 2013
DEVELOPMENT AND FIELD EVALUATION OF GENOME-WIDE MARKER-ASSISTED SELECTION (GWMAS) OVER MULTIPLE GENERATIONS IN COMMERCIAL POULTRY
Avian Disease and Oncology Research
East Lansing, MI
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
DEVELOPMENT AND FIELD EVALUATION OF GENOME-WIDE MARKER-ASSISTED SELECTION (GWMAS) OVER MULTIPLE GENERATIONS IN COMMERCIAL POULTRY
Avian Disease and Oncology Research
East Lansing, MI
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2010 2011 2012 2013
GENETIC AND EPIGENETIC RESISTANCE TO MAREK'S DISEASE
Avian Disease and Oncology Research
East Lansing, MI
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
IMPROVEMENTS IN THE ANALYSIS OF FORAGE CROPS, FEEDSTUFFS AND FEEDSTOCKS VIA NEAR INFRARED REFLECTANCE SPECTROSCOPY ACROSS LABORATORIES
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center: Office of the Director
Madison, WI
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Determining Influence of Microbial, Feed, and Animal Factors on Efficiency of Nutrient Utilization and Performance in Lactating Dairy Cows
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center: Cell Wall Biology and Utilization Research
Madison, WI
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Amino Acid Nutrition of Lactating Dairy Cows
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center: Cell Wall Biology and Utilization Research
Madison, WI
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
EFFECT OF CALCIUM OXIDE-TREATED CORN STOVER ON DAIRY CATTLE PERFORMANCE WHEN SUBSTITUTED FOR CORN GRAIN
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center: Cell Wall Biology and Utilization Research
Madison, WI
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
DOES CALCIUM OXIDE-TREATED CORN STOVER AFFECT DAIRY CATTLE PERFORMANCE WHEN SUBSTITUTED FOR CORN GRAIN OR CORN SILAGE
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center: Cell Wall Biology and Utilization Research
Madison, WI
Trust (T)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
EFFECT OF DIETARY PROTEIN CONTENT AND RUMEN-PROTECTED AMINO ACIDS ON NITROGEN UTILIZATION BY LACTATING DAIRY COWS
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center: Cell Wall Biology and Utilization Research
Madison, WI
Trust (T)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
Forage Characteristics that Alter Feed Utilization, Manure Characteristics and Environmental Impacts of Dairy Production
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center: Dairy Forage and Aquaculture Reseach
Madison, WI
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Development and Update of NIRS Calibration Equations of Forage Crops, Feedstuffs, and, Feedstocks
U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center: Dairy Forage and Aquaculture Reseach
Madison, WI
Trust (T)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
Improving the Efficiency of Sheep Production in Western Rangeland Production Systems
Range Sheep Production Efficiency Research
Dubois, ID
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Does Sex of Littermates Affect Lifetime Productivity of Ewes?
Range Sheep Production Efficiency Research
Dubois, ID
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2010 2011 2012 2013
National Animal Germplasm Program
National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation: Plant and Animal Genetic Resources Preservation
Fort Collins, CO
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
CONSERVATION OF MODEL ORGANISMS
National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation: Plant and Animal Genetic Resources Preservation
Fort Collins, CO
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Alleviating Rate Limiting Factors that Compromise Beef Production Efficiency
Range and Livestock Research
Miles City, MT
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
COOPERATIVE RESEARCH BETWEEN MONTANA STATE UNIVIVERSITY AND ARS-NPA FOR JOINT RESEARCH PROJECTS AT RESEARCH SITES AND FACILITIES IN MONTANA
Range and Livestock Research
Miles City, MT
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2010 2011 2012 2013
SYSTEMS BIOLOGY APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING ENDOMETRIAL RECEPTIVITY AND PREGNANCY LOSS
Range and Livestock Research
Miles City, MT
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
GENETIC RESEARCH TO ENHANCE EFFICIENT AND SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION OF BEEF CATTLE AND SHEEP
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Genetics, Breeding, and Animal Health Research
Clay Center, NE
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Genomic and Metagenomic Approaches to Enhance Efficient and Sustainable Production of Beef Cattle
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Genetics, Breeding, and Animal Health Research
Clay Center, NE
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
WHOLE GENOME SELECTION THROUGH GENOME WIDE IMPUTATION IN BEEF CATTLE
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Genetics, Breeding, and Animal Health Research
Clay Center, NE
Memorandum of Understanding (M)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
ORGANIZATION AND STORAGE OF BOVINE HIGH DENSITY GENETIC MARKER PANEL AND NEXT GENERATION WHOLE GENOME DNA SEQUENCE DATA
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Genetics, Breeding, and Animal Health Research
Clay Center, NE
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
PHENOTYPIC AND GENOMIC DATABASE CREATION FOR CATTLE IN INDUSTRY POPULATIONS
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Genetics, Breeding, and Animal Health Research
Clay Center, NE
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
STRATEGIES TO OPTIMIZE MEAT QUALITY AND COMPOSITION OF RED MEAT ANIMALS
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Meats Safety & Quality Research
Clay Center, NE
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
RFAMIDE PEPTIDES INTEGRATE THE EFFECT OF NUTRITION ON THE GONADOTROPIC AXIS OF THE GILT
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
General Cooperative Agreement (A)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
IMPROVING SOW LIFETIME PRODUCTIVITY IN SWINE
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
RFAMIDE PEPTIDES INTEGRATE THE EFFECT OF NUTRITION ON THE GONADOTROPIC AXIS OF THE GILT
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2011 2012 2013
TRANSLATIONAL GENOMICS FOR IMPROVING SOW REPRODUCTIVE LONGEVITY
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
PORCINE AND BOVINE GENOME ANNOTATION AND QTL DISSECTION
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Dietary effects on sow productivity to three parities
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
Trust (T)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
OPTIMAL DIETARY ENERGY AND PROTEIN FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF GILTS
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
Trust (T)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
IMPROVED NUTRIENT EFFICIENCY OF BEEF CATTLE AND SWINE
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Nutrition and Environmental Management Research
Clay Center, NE
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE HEIFER SELECTION AND HEIFER DEVELOPMENT
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Nutrition and Environmental Management Research
Clay Center, NE
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
NATIONAL PROGRAM FOR GENETIC IMPROVEMENT OF FEED EFFICIENCY IN BEEF CATTLE
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Nutrition and Environmental Management Research
Clay Center, NE
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Improving Immunity, Health, and Well-Being in Cattle and Swine
Cropping Systems Research Laboratory: Livestock Issues Research
Lubbock, TX
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
INFLUENCE OF TEMPERAMENT, TRANSPORTATION, AND DISEASE CHALLENGE ON THE PRODUCTIVITY AND OVERALL WELL-BEING OF YEARLING CATTLE
Cropping Systems Research Laboratory: Livestock Issues Research
Lubbock, TX
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2010 2011 2012 2013
IMPROVING THE HEALTH AND PRODUCTIVITY OF BEEF CATTLE BY SUPPLEMENTING WITH YEAST PRODUCTS DURING THE RECEIVING PHASE
Cropping Systems Research Laboratory: Livestock Issues Research
Lubbock, TX
Trust (T)
Annual Reports by Year: 2011 2012 2013
IMPROVING THE EFFICIENCY AND SUSTAINABILITY OF DIVERSIFIED FORAGE-BASED LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION SYSTEMS
Grazinglands Research Laboratory: Forage and Livestock Production Research Unit
El Reno, OK
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH FOR FORAGE-BASED LIVESTOCK SYSTEMS
Grazinglands Research Laboratory: Forage and Livestock Production Research Unit
El Reno, OK
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
DEVELOP RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES IN PROFITABLE LIVESTOCK AND FORAGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR UNDERGRADUATE AGRICULTURAL STUDENTS
Grazinglands Research Laboratory: Forage and Livestock Production Research Unit
El Reno, OK
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2010 2011 2012 2013
EVALUATION OF BREED EFFECTS IN BEEF CATTLE ON HORNFLY INFESTATION
Grazinglands Research Laboratory: Forage and Livestock Production Research Unit
El Reno, OK
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2011 2012 2013
Improving Efficiency of Growth and Nutrient Utilization in Heavy Broilers Using Alternative Feed Ingredients
Poultry Research
Mississippi State, MS
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Optimizing Heavy Broiler Management and Housing Environment for Sustainable Production
Poultry Research
Mississippi State, MS
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
Management and Nutrition Strategies for Sustainable Production of Heavy Broiler Chickens
Poultry Research
Mississippi State, MS
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
Optimizing the Biology of the Animal-Plant Interface for Improved Sustainability of Forage-Based Animal Enterprises
Forage-Animal Production Research
Lexington, KY
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
APPROACHES TO MINIMIZE THE OCCURRENCE OF FESCUE TOXICOSIS IN LIVESTOCK
Forage-Animal Production Research
Lexington, KY
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
Last Modified: 8/19/2013
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