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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
Genetic and Genomic Approaches to Improve Swine Reproductive Efficiency
U.S. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year:
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
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 THE EFFICIENCY AND SUSTAINABILITY OF DIVERSIFIED FORAGE-BASED LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION SYSTEMS
Grazinglands Research Laboratory: Forage and Livestock Production Research
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
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
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
El Reno, OK
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2011 2012 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
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
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
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 Research
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 Research
Madison, WI
Trust (T)
Annual Reports by Year: 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
ENHANCING GENETIC MERIT OF RUMINANTS THROUGH GENOME SELECTION AND ANALYSIS
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
National Dairy Genetic Evaluation Program
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
IMPROVING FERTILITY OF DAIRY CATTLE USING TRANSLATIONAL GENOMICS
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
INTEGRATED PROGRAM FOR REDUCING BRDC IN BEEF AND DAIRY CATTLE
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2012 2013
Characterization of Structural Variations in Livestock Genomes
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
IDENTIFICATION OF BIOMARKERS FOR PRE AND POST WEANING GROWTH IN SWINE
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
PROTECTING FUEL ETHANOL PRODUCTION FERMENTATION PROCESSES WITH BACTERICIDAL YEAST
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: 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
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Reimbursable (R)
Annual Reports by Year: 2013
IMPROVED EFFICIENCY OF BOVINE CLONING
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
Annual Reports by Year: 2010 2011 2012 2013
Last Modified: 8/19/2013