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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)
Nutritional Intervention and Management Strategies to Reduce Stress and Improve Health and Well-being in Cattle and Swine
(In-House Appropriated)
Bovine and Porcine Research Projects Conducted at the Livestock Issues Research Unit's Liberty Farm Research Complex
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Metabolic and Inflammatory Responses Following Administration of Three Commercially Available Mannheimia Haemolytica Vaccines
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Effects of Time of Administration of Transdermal Flunixin Meglumine on the Inflammatory Response of Heifers Before, During, and After BRD Challenge
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
NaturSafe Supplementation Prior to a Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) Challenge in Weaned Beef Calves
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Supplementation with Beef Wellness Pak as a Means to Mitigate the Negative Impact of Bovine Respiratory Disease on Post-Weaning Beef Cattle Health
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
The Effect of CLOSTAT on Innate Immune Parameters and Pathogen Migration in Response to an Oral Salmonella Challenge in Weaned Dairy Calves
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Water Availability and Watershed Management (NP #211)
Optimizing Water Use Efficiency for Environmentally Sustainable Agricultural Production Systems in Semi-Arid Regions
(In-House Appropriated)
Partitioning of Anthropogenic Radioisotopes on Aeolian Sediments and Erosion-affected Soils
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Transition from Deficit Irrigation to Dryland Production in the Texas High Plains
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Soil and Air (NP #212)
Optimizing Water Use Efficiency for Environmentally Sustainable Agricultural Production Systems in Semi-Arid Regions
(In-House Appropriated)
Partitioning of Anthropogenic Radioisotopes on Aeolian Sediments and Erosion-affected Soils
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Transition from Deficit Irrigation to Dryland Production in the Texas High Plains
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Sustainable Agricultural Systems Research (NP #216)
Optimizing Water Use Efficiency for Environmentally Sustainable Agricultural Production Systems in Semi-Arid Regions
(In-House Appropriated)
Partitioning of Anthropogenic Radioisotopes on Aeolian Sediments and Erosion-affected Soils
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Transition from Deficit Irrigation to Dryland Production in the Texas High Plains
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Development of Economically Important Row Crops that Improve the Resilience of U.S. Agricultural Production to Present and Future Production Challenges
(In-House Appropriated)
Discovery and Improvement of Traits to Enhance Sorghum as a Multiple Purpose Crop
(In-House Appropriated)
Identification of Fusarium Wilt Populations in Cotton Fields and Pathogen Infection for Maintaining Sustainable Production in the USA
(Cooperative Agreement)
Combating Fusarium Wilt Disease, a Serious Economic Threat for Sustainable Cotton Production in the USA and Uzbekistan
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
ARS-KSU Cooperative Project on Evaluation of Sorghum Hybrid Lines Derived from ARS Lubbock Populations for Early Season Performance
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Cotton Root Cell Wall Fortification as Resistance-enhancer Against Fusarium Wilt (Fov) and Root-knot Nematode (Rkn)
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Decipher the Complex Disease Resistance Mechanisms for Cotton Improvement in the Post-Genome Era
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Advancing Understanding of Heat Stress Response Mechanisms by Integrated Molecular, Biochemical, and Whole-Plant Analysis
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Assessment of Drought and Disease Resistance of Cottons with Different Genetic Backgrounds
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Drought Stress Germplasm and Biomarker-gene Discovery for Assisting Breeding
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Genetic Analysis and RNA Marker Development for FOV4 Resistance Breeding in Cotton.
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Integrated Systems Approach for Optimized Management of Irrigated and Rainfed for Cotton Production Environments in Australia and the United States
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing Fusarium Wilt (FOV) Infection on Cotton for Maintaining Sustainable Production in the USA and Uzbekistan
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Assessment of Cotton Lines Bred for Tolerance/Resistance to Fusarium Wilt Race 4 (FOV4) in Far-west of Texas
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development a SNP Isogenic Research/breeding Platform of Cotton Substitution Lines with Alien Introgression of Monitoring Fusrium Wilt
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Impact of a Great Plains Production System on Sustainable Production of Grain Sorghum Cooperating with Lubbock, Texas
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improvements in Breeding Fusarium Wilt Race 4 (FOV4) Resistance Cotton Combating this Serious Threat & Sustainability Production in Uzbekistan & US
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improving Sustainability of Low-input Cropping Systems
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Proteomic Analysis of Cotton Seed to Identify Drought Tolerant Protein Marker(s) and Root Cell Wall Assays to Examine Disease Resistance
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of High Yielding Cold Tolerant Sorghum Adapted to Kansas
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Product Quality and New Uses (NP #306)
Enhancing the Profitability and Sustainability of Upland Cotton, Cottonseed, and Agricultural Byproducts through Improvements in Pre-Ginning, Ginning, and Post-Ginning Processes
(In-House Appropriated)
Color and Lighting Independent Plastic Contamination Detection via Adaptive Image Processing
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Cotton Contamination Detection at Gin Stand Feeder Apron
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Cotton Coproducts Processing to Increase Value and Improve Sustainability
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
New Technologies for Managing Cotton Modules and Harvest Information
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)