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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
Designer Diets Decrease Aggression and Increase Welfare
Livestock Behavior Research
West Lafayette, IN
General Cooperative Agreement (A)
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
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
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
Alleviating Rate Limiting Factors That Compromise Beef Production Efficiency
Range and Livestock Research
Miles City, MT
Appropriated (D)
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
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
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
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
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
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
Safeguarding Well-Being of Food Producing Animals
Livestock Behavior Research
West Lafayette, IN
Appropriated (D)
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Systems Biology Approach to Understanding Endometrial Receptivity and Pregnancy Loss
Range and Livestock Research
Miles City, MT
Reimbursable (R)
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
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
Designer Diets Decrease Aggression and Increase Welfare
Livestock Behavior Research
West Lafayette, IN
Reimbursable (R)
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Last Modified: 8/19/2013
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