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The mission of the Genetics and Animal Breeding Research Unit is to define the role of genetics in animal, pathogen, and microbial community interactions in domestic livestock production.  Our overall goal is to develop effective genetic strategies to improve meat quality, animal health, and production efficiency


The Genetics and Animal Breeding is located in Clay Center, NE and is part of the Plains Area.
The Research Leader is Larry Kuehn.
Phone: 402-762-4352
Fax: (402)762-4375
Genetics and Animal Breeding Research Unit
P.O. BOX 166 (State Spur 18D)/USDA-ARS-PA-MARC
Clay Center, NE 68933