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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)
Developing a Systems Biology Approach to Enhance Efficiency and Sustainability of Beef and Lamb Production
(In-House Appropriated)
Scientific Knowledge and New Technology to Aid in the Selection and Management of the U.S. Beef, Swine, and Sheep Populations
(Cooperative Agreement)
Reassembly of Cattle Immune Gene Clusters for Quantitative Analysis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Federal Protective Service Support for Law Enforcement and Security of USDA, ARS, USMARC Compound, Clay Center, NE
(Memorandum of Understanding)
Moving Beyond Rumen Microbiota Composition to Identify Interactions Between the Host Genotype and Rumen Functional Phenotype to Identifying Genetic
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Pooled Genotyping and Sequencing for Development of Molecular Breeding Values for Resistance to Bovine Respiratory Disease
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Support Effort for Developing Scientific Information and New Technology to Solve High Priority Problems for U.S. Beef, Sheep, and Swine Industries
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Animal Health (NP #103)
Genomic Intervention Strategies to Prevent and/or Treat Respiratory Diseases of Ruminants
(In-House Appropriated)
Food Safety, (Animal and Plant Products) (NP #108)
Genomic Intervention Strategies to Prevent and/or Treat Respiratory Diseases of Ruminants
(In-House Appropriated)