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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Programs and Projects at this Location
ARS research is organized into National Programs. Within each National Program are research projects. Listed below are the National Programs and research projects currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a National Program (NP) will take you to the main ARS site for more information on the program. Clicking on a research project title will take you to more information on the project.


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Food Animal Production (NP #101)
Animal and Manure Management for Sustainable Production and Reduced Environmental Impact
(Appropriated)
Utilizing the Iowa State University Animal Care and Use Committee
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of "nutritional Tools" to Estimate ME Content in Rendered Animal Protein by-Products for Swine
(Reimbursable)
Energy Content and Lipid Digestibility of Distillers Corn Oil and Other Fat and Oil Sources Used in the Global Feed Industry
(Trust)
Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Animal and Manure Management for Sustainable Production and Reduced Environmental Impact
(Appropriated)
Utilizing the Iowa State University Animal Care and Use Committee
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of "nutritional Tools" to Estimate ME Content in Rendered Animal Protein by-Products for Swine
(Reimbursable)
Energy Content and Lipid Digestibility of Distillers Corn Oil and Other Fat and Oil Sources Used in the Global Feed Industry
(Trust)
Water Availability and Water Management (NP #211)
Managing Agricultural Water Quality in Fields and Watersheds: New Practices and Technologies
(Appropriated)
Develop and Maintain Website Providing Access and Support for the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Develop Guidance for Watershed Application of the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Training and Guidance for Use of the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Extending Land Use Data for Use with the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2015 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2015 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Facilitating Use of the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework for Watershed and Farm-Scale Planning
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Development of Remote Sensing Protocols for Inventory of Nutrient Management Practices
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Remote Sensing Protocols for Inventory of Nutrient Management Practices: Permanent Vegetative Practices
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Metagenomic Analysis and Modeling of Environmental Resistance to Agricultural Antibiotics
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Trends over Two Decades in Stream Nitrate As Affected by Farming Practices in the Walnut Creek Watershed
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Denitrification Within Saturated Riparian Buffers Re-Designed to Remove Nitrate from Field Tile Drains
(Reimbursable)
Effect of Manure Application Timing and Management...
(Reimbursable)
Integrating Soil Carbon Stabilization Concepts and Nitrogen CYCLING-CFDA#10.310
(Reimbursable)
Managing Water for Increased Resiliency of Drained Agricultural Landscapes-Cfda No. 10.310
(Reimbursable)
Processes Controlling the Source, Movement, and Release of Soil Phosphorus in Midwestern Streams from Pasture and Crop Land CFDA#10.310
(Reimbursable)
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
(Reimbursable)
Corn Leaf Biochemical Response to Application of a Humic Product
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Crop and Water Sustainability in Upper Mississippi River Basin Agroecosystems
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Implementation of Natural Resource Databases
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Field Evaluation of a Humic Product for Corn-Based Rotations in the Mid-Latitudes
(Trust)
Field Evaluation of a Micronized Humic Product for Enhanced Corn Growth and Grain Production in Central Iowa
(Trust)
Climate Change, Soils, and Emissions (NP #212)
Cropping Systems for Enhanced Sustainability and Environmental Quality in the Upper Midwest
(Appropriated)
Management of Agricultural and Natural Resource Systems to Reduce Atmospheric Emissions and Increase Resilience to Climate Change
(Appropriated)
Managing Agricultural Water Quality in Fields and Watersheds: New Practices and Technologies
(Appropriated)
Soil Management for Enhanced Agricultural Productivity and Sustainable Biofuel Feedstock Production
(Appropriated)
Develop and Maintain Website Providing Access and Support for the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Develop Guidance for Watershed Application of the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Training and Guidance for Use of the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Extending Land Use Data for Use with the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Great Plains Agroforestry: Evaluation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Carbon Sequestration As Potential Long-Term Revenue Streams to Diversify...
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Meta-Analysis of Trends and Modeling of Dynamic Soil Properties
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
(General Cooperative Agreement)
The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project (Agmip): Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, 2014-2016 (Phase 2)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project (Agmip): Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, 2014-2016 (Phase 2)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project (Agmip): Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, 2014-2016 (Phase 2)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project (Agmip): Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, 2014-2016 (Phase 2)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project (Agmip): Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, 2014-2016 (Phase 2)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project (Agmip): Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, 2014-2016 (Phase 2)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
The Use of Data Mining to Generate a Dynamic Soil Property (Dsp) Database
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Soil and Water Conservation Policy Conference
(Grant)
Support of Agmip Workshop on Coordinated Global and Regional Integrated Assessments of Climate Change and Food Security
(Grant)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2015 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2015 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Facilitating Use of the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework for Watershed and Farm-Scale Planning
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Initiating the Midwest Regional Climate Hub: Fy 2014
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Soil Carbon Cycle Science in Reconstructed Tallgrass Prairie Ecosystems
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Cover Crops Influence Nutrient Cycling, Yield, and Diseases of Corn and Soybean
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Remote Sensing Protocols for Inventory of Nutrient Management Practices
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Remote Sensing Protocols for Inventory of Nutrient Management Practices: Permanent Vegetative Practices
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Metagenomic Analysis and Modeling of Environmental Resistance to Agricultural Antibiotics
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Trends over Two Decades in Stream Nitrate As Affected by Farming Practices in the Walnut Creek Watershed
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
(Reimbursable)
Denitrification Within Saturated Riparian Buffers Re-Designed to Remove Nitrate from Field Tile Drains
(Reimbursable)
Developing and Promoting Water-, Nutrient-, and Climate-Smart Technologies to Help Agricultural Systems Adapt to Climate and Societal Changes
(Reimbursable)
Effect of Manure Application Timing and Management...
(Reimbursable)
Great Plains Agroforestry: Evaluation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Carbon Sequestration As Potential Long-Term Revenue Streams to Diversity...
(Reimbursable)
Identifying the Mechanisms and Subsequent Remediation of Foaming in Swine Manure Management Systems
(Reimbursable)
Integrating Soil Carbon Stabilization Concepts and Nitrogen CYCLING-CFDA#10.310
(Reimbursable)
Managing Water for Increased Resiliency of Drained Agricultural Landscapes-Cfda No. 10.310
(Reimbursable)
Processes Controlling the Source, Movement, and Release of Soil Phosphorus in Midwestern Streams from Pasture and Crop Land CFDA#10.310
(Reimbursable)
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
(Reimbursable)
The Use of Data Mining to Generate a Soil Dynamic Property (Dsp) Database
(Reimbursable)
Winter Rye Cover Crop Effect on Corn Seedling Pathogens
(Reimbursable)
Xp2015-03: Linking Soil and Water Quality with Crop Performance Across a Continuum of Tillage and Management Strategies
(Reimbursable)
Carbon and Nutrient Dynamics of a Bioenergy Agroforestry System
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Carbon and Nutrient Dynamics of a Bioenergy Agroforestry System
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Corn Leaf Biochemical Response to Application of a Humic Product
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Crop and Water Sustainability in Upper Mississippi River Basin Agroecosystems
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Implementation of Natural Resource Databases
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Implementation of Natural Resource Databases for Improved Resource Planning
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Effect of Corn Stover Removal and Biochar Application on Carbon Dioxide Flux and Available Soil Water
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Field Scale Assessment of Factors Controlling Corn and Soybean Production Efficiency
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Implementation of Lidar Technology for Quantifying Emission and Dispersion from Agricultural Systems
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
North Central Region Fruit, Vegetable, and Wine Growers’ Assessment of Soil and Water Vulnerability under Changing ..... Events
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Field Evaluation of a Humic Product for Corn-Based Rotations in the Mid-Latitudes
(Trust)
Field Evaluation of a Micronized Humic Product for Enhanced Corn Growth and Grain Production in Central Iowa
(Trust)
Soil Health: Biotic Fertilizers Help Build the Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
(Trust)
Agricultural and Industrial Byproducts (NP #214)
Animal and Manure Management for Sustainable Production and Reduced Environmental Impact
(Appropriated)
Soil Management for Enhanced Agricultural Productivity and Sustainable Biofuel Feedstock Production
(Appropriated)
Utilizing the Iowa State University Animal Care and Use Committee
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of "nutritional Tools" to Estimate ME Content in Rendered Animal Protein by-Products for Swine
(Reimbursable)
Energy Content and Lipid Digestibility of Distillers Corn Oil and Other Fat and Oil Sources Used in the Global Feed Industry
(Trust)
Agricultural System Competitiveness and Sustainability (NP #216)
Cropping Systems for Enhanced Sustainability and Environmental Quality in the Upper Midwest
(Appropriated)
Managing Agricultural Water Quality in Fields and Watersheds: New Practices and Technologies
(Appropriated)
Utilization of the G X E X M Framework to Develop Climate Adaptation Strategies for Temperate Agricultural Systems
(Appropriated)
Develop and Maintain Website Providing Access and Support for the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Develop Guidance for Watershed Application of the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Training and Guidance for Use of the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Extending Land Use Data for Use with the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Meta-Analysis of Trends and Modeling of Dynamic Soil Properties
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
(General Cooperative Agreement)
The Use of Data Mining to Generate a Dynamic Soil Property (Dsp) Database
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2015 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2015 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Facilitating Use of the Agricultural Conservation Planning Framework for Watershed and Farm-Scale Planning
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Soil Carbon Cycle Science in Reconstructed Tallgrass Prairie Ecosystems
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Cover Crops Influence Nutrient Cycling, Yield, and Diseases of Corn and Soybean
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Remote Sensing Protocols for Inventory of Nutrient Management Practices
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Remote Sensing Protocols for Inventory of Nutrient Management Practices: Permanent Vegetative Practices
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Metagenomic Analysis and Modeling of Environmental Resistance to Agricultural Antibiotics
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Trends over Two Decades in Stream Nitrate As Affected by Farming Practices in the Walnut Creek Watershed
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Denitrification Within Saturated Riparian Buffers Re-Designed to Remove Nitrate from Field Tile Drains
(Reimbursable)
Effect of Manure Application Timing and Management...
(Reimbursable)
Managing Water for Increased Resiliency of Drained Agricultural Landscapes-Cfda No. 10.310
(Reimbursable)
Processes Controlling the Source, Movement, and Release of Soil Phosphorus in Midwestern Streams from Pasture and Crop Land CFDA#10.310
(Reimbursable)
The Use of Data Mining to Generate a Soil Dynamic Property (Dsp) Database
(Reimbursable)
Winter Rye Cover Crop Effect on Corn Seedling Pathogens
(Reimbursable)
Xp2015-03: Linking Soil and Water Quality with Crop Performance Across a Continuum of Tillage and Management Strategies
(Reimbursable)
Crop and Water Sustainability in Upper Mississippi River Basin Agroecosystems
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Implementation of Natural Resource Databases
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
North Central Region Fruit, Vegetable, and Wine Growers’ Assessment of Soil and Water Vulnerability under Changing ..... Events
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Utilization of the G X E X M Framework to Develop Climate Adaptation Strategies for Temperate Agricultural Systems
(Appropriated)
Last Modified: 7/26/2016
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