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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Projects Subjects of Investigation at this Location
Each ARS research project has related subjects of investigation. Listed below are the subjects of investigation currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a subject of investigation will list the research projects within that subject of investigation.

Subjects of Investigation
Air
Alfalfa
Apple
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, live animal
Canola
Carrot
Cherry
Climate
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cranberry
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cuphea
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Drainage and irrigation facilities and systems
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Fertilizers
Florist crops, other
Forage legumes, other
Fungi (includes yeast)
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Herbs and spices
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Land
Lesquerella
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other animals, general
Other cultured finfish
Other Pollinators
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Potato
Potted plants
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Red clover
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Rice
Rye
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Soybean
Sugar beet
Sugar crops, general/other
Sunflower
Sweet sorghum
Sweetcorn
Swine, live animal
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Turkey, live animal
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Viruses
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife and natural fisheries, general/other
Research Projects within Dairy cattle, live animal
item A NOVEL MULTIVALENT VECTORED VACCINE AGAINST BVDV
item ACTIVATION OF GAMMA DELTA T CELLS IN RESPONSE TO IMPORTANT BACTERIAL PATHOGENS
item Amino Acid Nutrition of Lactating Dairy Cows
item COMPARISON OF VIRULENCE OF BOVINE CORONA VIRUSES
item CONDUCTING DIGESTIBILITY TRIALS WITH LAMBS TO EVALUATE FORAGES
item CONTROL, IMMUNOLOGY AND GENOMICS OF SPIROCHETE DISEASES
item Decision Support for Environmental Management of Cage and Cage-Alternative Layer Housing Systems for Thermal Comfort and Air Quality
item Designer Diets Decrease Aggression and Increase Welfare
item DETERMINATION OF CORRELATION BETWEEN SERUM ANTIBODIES AND PROTECTION AFFORDED BY VACCINATION AGAINST BVDV
item Determining Influence of Microbial, Feed, and Animal Factors on Efficiency of Nutrient Utilization and Performance in Lactating Dairy Cows
item Development and Update of NIRS Calibration Equations of Forage Crops, Feedstuffs, and, Feedstocks
item Development of Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin Cytokine Assays as Diagnostic Markers of Infection, to Monitor Immune Function to Vaccination
item DEVELOPMENT OF ATLANTIC BOTTLENOSE DOLPHIN CYTOKINE ASSAYS AS MARKERS OF INFECTION, TO MONITOR IMMUNE FUNCTION OR RESPONSES TO VACCINES
item DEVELOPMENT OF DRAFT BISON GENOME
item DEVELOPMENT OF NEW VACCINE PLATFORMS AND CONSTRUCTS FOR RESPIRATORY VIRUSES
item DOES CALCIUM OXIDE-TREATED CORN STOVER AFFECT DAIRY CATTLE PERFORMANCE WHEN SUBSTITUTED FOR CORN GRAIN OR CORN SILAGE
item EFFECT OF CALCIUM OXIDE-TREATED CORN STOVER ON DAIRY CATTLE PERFORMANCE WHEN SUBSTITUTED FOR CORN GRAIN
item EFFECT OF DIETARY PROTEIN CONTENT AND RUMEN-PROTECTED AMINO ACIDS ON NITROGEN UTILIZATION BY LACTATING DAIRY COWS
item Effects of Heat Stress on Farm Animal Well-Being
item Enhanced Alfalfa Germplasm and Genomic Resources for Yield, Quality, and Environmental Protection
item ESTABLISHMENT OF INTERSEEDED FORAGE LEGUMES IN SILAGE CORN
item Evaluation of bovine coronavirus field strains for use as vaccine or challenge viruses
item EVALUATION OF OXYGEN BARRIER WRAPS FOR LARGE-ROUND SILAGE BALES
item Forage Characteristics that Alter Feed Utilization, Manure Characteristics and Environmental Impacts of Dairy Production
item GENERATION OF BROAD SPECTRUM, HIGH TITER, CAPRINE POLYCLONAL ANTISERA AGAINST BOVINE VIRAL DIARRHEA VIRUS (BVDV)
item Genome Wide Analysis of M. Paratuberculosis Pathogenesis
item GROUP SIZE, AGE AT GROUPING AND FIBER INCLUSION IN DIETS OF VEAL AND DAIRY CALVES
item IDENTIFICATION OF DISEASE MECHANISMS AND CONTROL STRATEGIES FOR BACTERIAL RESPIRATORY PATHOGENS IN CATTLE
item IDENTIFICATION OF DISEASE MECHANISMS AND DEVELOPMENT OF IMPROVED DIAGNOSTICS AND VACCINES FOR BRUCELLOSIS IN LIVESTOCK AND WILDLIFE
item IDENTIFICATION OF HOST IMMUNE FACTORS AND INTERVENTION STRATEGIES FOR MASTITIS
item IMMUNOLOGY AND INTERVENTION STRATEGIES FOR JOHNE'S DISEASE
item IMPROVEMENT OF DAIRY FORAGE AND MANURE MANAGEMENT TO REDUCE ENVIRONMENTAL RISK
item IMPROVEMENTS IN THE ANALYSIS OF FORAGE CROPS, FEEDSTUFFS AND FEEDSTOCKS VIA NEAR INFRARED REFLECTANCE SPECTROSCOPY ACROSS LABORATORIES
item INTERVENTION STRATEGIES TO CONTROL VIRAL DISEASES OF CATTLE
item Managing Climate Change to Enhance Animal Welfare
item Meadow Fescue Endophyte: Impact on Host Fitness
item MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING: PROMOTE ANIMAL HEALTH INITIATIVES WITH IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY
item MOLECULAR ANALYSIS OF SALMONELLA VIRULENCE, ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE, AND HOST RESPONSE
item Mycoplasma Bovis in Farmed Bison: Analysis of the Epidemiology and Virulence Traits of an Emerging Bison Pathogen
item Nitrous Oxide for Piglet Euthanasia: Validation by Electroencephalography (EEG)
item Nitrous Oxide for Piglet Euthanasia: Validation by Electroencephalography (EEG)
item PREVENTION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF PERSISTENT COLONIZATION BY E. COLI O157:H7 AND OTHER SHIGA TOXIN-PRODUCING E. COLI (STEC) IN CATTLE
item PREVENTION AND CONTROL STRATEGIES FOR TUBERCULOSIS IN CATTLE AND WILDLIFE RESERVOIRS
item Redesigning Forage Genetics, Management, and Harvesting for Efficiency, Profit, and Sustainability in Dairy and Bioenergy Production Systems
item Reducing Animal Stress and the Incidence or Prevalence of Human Pathogens through Enhanced Gastrointestinal Microbial and Immune Functions in Farm Animals
item Removing Limitations to the Efficient Utilization of Alfalfa and Other Forages in Dairy Production, New Bio-Products, and Bioenergy to...
item Safeguarding Well-being of Food Producing Animals
item Supplementation of Hay and Silage Preservation Experiments with Individual Voluntary Intake and Digestibility Measurements in Sheep
item Thermal Perches as Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens
item Thermal Perches as Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens-Purdue
item Thermal Perches as Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens-U of IL
item TRANSMISSION, DIFFERENTIATION, AND PATHOBIOLOGY OF TRANSMISSIBLE SPONGIFORM ENCEPHALOPATHIES
Last Modified: 8/30/2014
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