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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)
Integrated Agroecosystem Research to Enhance Forage and Food Production in the Southern Great Plains
(In-House Appropriated)
Use of Animal Genetics and Diversified Forage Systems to Improve Efficiency and Sustainability of Livestock Production Systems in the Southern Great Plains
(In-House Appropriated)
Concentrate Finishing of Beef Cattle Due to a Lack of Grazinglands Research Laboratory Cattle Finishing Infrastructure
(Cooperative Agreement)
Cooperative production of hay and other forage crops on USDA/ARS property at Grazinglands Research Laboratory in El Reno, OK
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Integrated Grassland and Cropland Observation Systems for Multi-Scale Observations Agroecosystem Processes
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Organomineral Fertilizers: A Sustainable Fertility Option for Farmers?
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Temporal Changes in Bovine Anaplasmosis Infection Status in Endemic Herds
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Increasing Water Productivity, Nutrient Efficiency and Soil Health in Rainfed Food Systems of Semi-Aris Southern Great Plains
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Beef Cattle Systems Biology: The Rumen Microbiome and Animal Metabolome in Relation to Beef Cattle Forage Intake and Nutrient-Use Efficiency
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Software and Database Development Related to Forage and Animal Production Systems
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Short and Long-Term Behavioral Effects of Livestock Training on Cattle Grazing in Continuous and Rotational Grazing Systems
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Water Availability and Watershed Management (NP #211)
Adapting Agricultural Production Systems and Soil and Water Conservation Practices to Climate Change and Variability in Southern Great Plains
(In-House Appropriated)
Towards Resilient Agricultural Systems to Enhance Water Availability, Quality, and Other Ecosystem Services under Changing Climate and Land Use
(In-House Appropriated)
Use of Animal Genetics and Diversified Forage Systems to Improve Efficiency and Sustainability of Livestock Production Systems in the Southern Great Plains
(In-House Appropriated)
Concentrate Finishing of Beef Cattle Due to a Lack of Grazinglands Research Laboratory Cattle Finishing Infrastructure
(Cooperative Agreement)
Identifying New Market Opportunities and Enhanced Carbon Sequestration Through Wood-Based Economic Resilience and Forest Management Practices
(Cooperative Agreement)
FY 2021 Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on Croplands) El Reno, OK
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identifying New Market Opportunities and Enhanced Carbon Sequestration Through Wood-Based Economic Resilience and Forest Management Practices
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Climate Variability and Change in Central Oklahoma
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Erosion Control Mechanisms and Regulation Techniques in Mollisol Soils
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Temporal Changes in Bovine Anaplasmosis Infection Status in Endemic Herds
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Advancing Regional Climate Science and Services for Agriculture in the Southern Great Plains
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Beef Cattle Systems Biology: The Rumen Microbiome and Animal Metabolome in Relation to Beef Cattle Forage Intake and Nutrient-Use Efficiency
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Climate-informed Assessment of Water Availability and Adaptive Management for Cropping Systems in the Fort Cobb Reservoir Experimental Watershed
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of an Analogue Weather Forecast Using Machine Learning and K Nearest Neighbor Algorithms
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Monitoring and Evaluating Water Resources in Upper Washita River Basin
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Operation of the ARS Micronet to Provide a Long-Term, High Spatial Resolution Climate Record for Study of Hydrologic and Agricultural Systems
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Stakeholder Development, Student Help, and Educational Opportunities Associated with the Southern Plains LTAR Network Site
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Short and Long-Term Behavioral Effects of Livestock Training on Cattle Grazing in Continuous and Rotational Grazing Systems
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Soil and Air (NP #212)
Adapting Agricultural Production Systems and Soil and Water Conservation Practices to Climate Change and Variability in Southern Great Plains
(In-House Appropriated)
Integrated Agroecosystem Research to Enhance Forage and Food Production in the Southern Great Plains
(In-House Appropriated)
The USDA ARS Climate Hubs – Increasing Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability by Impactful Development and Communication of Climate Smart Agricultural Research and Practices – El Reno, OK
(In-House Appropriated)
Towards Resilient Agricultural Systems to Enhance Water Availability, Quality, and Other Ecosystem Services under Changing Climate and Land Use
(In-House Appropriated)
Increasing the Implementation of Soil Health Practices by Producers through Education about Climate Smart Agriculture in the Southern Plains
(Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Delivery of Science-based Climate-Informed Agricultural Information
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
FY 2021 Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on Croplands) El Reno, OK
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Climate Variability and Change in Central Oklahoma
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Cooperative production of hay and other forage crops on USDA/ARS property at Grazinglands Research Laboratory in El Reno, OK
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Integrated Grassland and Cropland Observation Systems for Multi-Scale Observations Agroecosystem Processes
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Organomineral Fertilizers: A Sustainable Fertility Option for Farmers?
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Climate-informed Assessment of Water Availability and Adaptive Management for Cropping Systems in the Fort Cobb Reservoir Experimental Watershed
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of an Analogue Weather Forecast Using Machine Learning and K Nearest Neighbor Algorithms
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
NRCS COMET-Planner Review of 2018 Farm Bill Conservation Programs in the Southern Plains to Determine Possible Greenhouse Gas Mitigation
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Software and Database Development Related to Forage and Animal Production Systems
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Stakeholder Development, Student Help, and Educational Opportunities Associated with the Southern Plains LTAR Network Site
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Grass, Forage, and Rangeland Agroecosystems (NP #215)
Integrated Agroecosystem Research to Enhance Forage and Food Production in the Southern Great Plains
(In-House Appropriated)
The USDA ARS Climate Hubs – Increasing Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability by Impactful Development and Communication of Climate Smart Agricultural Research and Practices – El Reno, OK
(In-House Appropriated)
Use of Animal Genetics and Diversified Forage Systems to Improve Efficiency and Sustainability of Livestock Production Systems in the Southern Great Plains
(In-House Appropriated)
Concentrate Finishing of Beef Cattle Due to a Lack of Grazinglands Research Laboratory Cattle Finishing Infrastructure
(Cooperative Agreement)
Increasing the Implementation of Soil Health Practices by Producers through Education about Climate Smart Agriculture in the Southern Plains
(Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Delivery of Science-based Climate-Informed Agricultural Information
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Cooperative production of hay and other forage crops on USDA/ARS property at Grazinglands Research Laboratory in El Reno, OK
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Integrated Grassland and Cropland Observation Systems for Multi-Scale Observations Agroecosystem Processes
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Organomineral Fertilizers: A Sustainable Fertility Option for Farmers?
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Temporal Changes in Bovine Anaplasmosis Infection Status in Endemic Herds
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Increasing Water Productivity, Nutrient Efficiency and Soil Health in Rainfed Food Systems of Semi-Aris Southern Great Plains
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Beef Cattle Systems Biology: The Rumen Microbiome and Animal Metabolome in Relation to Beef Cattle Forage Intake and Nutrient-Use Efficiency
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
NRCS COMET-Planner Review of 2018 Farm Bill Conservation Programs in the Southern Plains to Determine Possible Greenhouse Gas Mitigation
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Software and Database Development Related to Forage and Animal Production Systems
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Short and Long-Term Behavioral Effects of Livestock Training on Cattle Grazing in Continuous and Rotational Grazing Systems
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Sustainable Agricultural Systems Research (NP #216)
Adapting Agricultural Production Systems and Soil and Water Conservation Practices to Climate Change and Variability in Southern Great Plains
(In-House Appropriated)
The USDA ARS Climate Hubs – Increasing Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability by Impactful Development and Communication of Climate Smart Agricultural Research and Practices – El Reno, OK
(In-House Appropriated)
Towards Resilient Agricultural Systems to Enhance Water Availability, Quality, and Other Ecosystem Services under Changing Climate and Land Use
(In-House Appropriated)
Identifying New Market Opportunities and Enhanced Carbon Sequestration Through Wood-Based Economic Resilience and Forest Management Practices
(Cooperative Agreement)
Increasing the Implementation of Soil Health Practices by Producers through Education about Climate Smart Agriculture in the Southern Plains
(Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Delivery of Science-based Climate-Informed Agricultural Information
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
FY 2021 Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on Croplands) El Reno, OK
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identifying New Market Opportunities and Enhanced Carbon Sequestration Through Wood-Based Economic Resilience and Forest Management Practices
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Climate Variability and Change in Central Oklahoma
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Erosion Control Mechanisms and Regulation Techniques in Mollisol Soils
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Advancing Regional Climate Science and Services for Agriculture in the Southern Great Plains
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Climate-informed Assessment of Water Availability and Adaptive Management for Cropping Systems in the Fort Cobb Reservoir Experimental Watershed
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of an Analogue Weather Forecast Using Machine Learning and K Nearest Neighbor Algorithms
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Monitoring and Evaluating Water Resources in Upper Washita River Basin
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
NRCS COMET-Planner Review of 2018 Farm Bill Conservation Programs in the Southern Plains to Determine Possible Greenhouse Gas Mitigation
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Operation of the ARS Micronet to Provide a Long-Term, High Spatial Resolution Climate Record for Study of Hydrologic and Agricultural Systems
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Stakeholder Development, Student Help, and Educational Opportunities Associated with the Southern Plains LTAR Network Site
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)