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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.

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Food Animal Production (NP #101)
Developing a Systems Biology Approach to Enhance Efficiency and Sustainability of Lamb Production
(In-House Appropriated)
Improving Lifetime Productivity in Swine
(In-House Appropriated)
Improving Livestock Production by Developing Reproductive and Precision Management Technologies
(In-House Appropriated)
Inflammatory Ovarian Microenvironment Alters Granulosa Cell Function
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Maternal Lactocrine Programming of Porcine Female Reproductive Tract Development
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Role of GnRH-II and its Receptor in Testicular Function of Swine
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Understanding Molecular Factors that Regulate Initiation of Porcine Embryo Elongation
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Enhancing Sheep Production Efficiency Through Strategic Use of Genetic and Reproductive Technologies
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improving Livestock Production through the Development of Precision Rangeland Management Technologies
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Food Safety, (Animal and Plant Products) (NP #108)
Sustainable Management and Byproduct Utilization of Manure Nutrients and Environmental Contaminants from Beef and Swine Production Facilities
(In-House Appropriated)
Sustainable Management of Manure Nutrients and Environmental Contaminants from Beef and Swine Production Facilities
(In-House Appropriated)
Chemical Composition of PM-10 and Gas Emitted from Cattle Livestock Operations
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Soil and Air (NP #212)
Sustainable Management and Byproduct Utilization of Manure Nutrients and Environmental Contaminants from Beef and Swine Production Facilities
(In-House Appropriated)
Sustainable Management of Manure Nutrients and Environmental Contaminants from Beef and Swine Production Facilities
(In-House Appropriated)
Chemical Composition of PM-10 and Gas Emitted from Cattle Livestock Operations
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)