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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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)
Reducing Animal Stress and the Incidence or Prevalence of Human Pathogens through Enhanced Gastrointestinal Microbial and Immune Functions in Farm Animals
(In-House Appropriated)
Safeguarding Well-being of Food Producing Animals
(In-House Appropriated)
A Novel Two-Step Procedure to Allow for Humane On-Farm Euthanasia
(Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating the Effects of Mitigation Strategies on Piglet Welfare and Future Productivity After Transport During Different Seasons
(Cooperative Agreement)
Thermal Perches as Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens
(Cooperative Agreement)
Thermal Perches as Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens-Purdue
(Cooperative Agreement)
Thermal Perches as Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens-U of IL
(Cooperative Agreement)
A Novel Two-step Procedure to Humanely Euthanize Piglets
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Thermal Perches as Cooling Devices for Reducing Heat Stress in Caged Laying Hens
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Utilize the Purdue Animal Care and Use Committee (PACUC)
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
DECISION SUPPORT FOR ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT OF CAGE AND CAGE-ALTERNATIVE LAYER HOUSING SYSTEMS FOR THERMAL COMFORT AND AIR QUALITY
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Effect of Short Term High Tryptophan Diet Fed to Sows on Subsequent Piglet Behavior
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating the effects of mitigation strategies on piglet welfare and future productivity after transport during different seasons
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating the Welfare of Piglets After Weaning and Transport During Different Seasons
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Using Conveyor Belt to Load and Unload Pigs to Reduce Stress and Improve Welfare of Pigs
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Auditory Perception of Swine on Maternal Behavior
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Decision Support for Environmental Management of Cage and Cage-Alternative Layer Housing Systems for Thermal Comfort and Air Quality
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Developing a Probiotic for Anxiety Management
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating the Effects of Climate Change on Livestock Physiology and Well-being
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Managing Climate Change to Enhance Animal Welfare
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Probiotic, Bacillus subtillis, Prevents Feather Pecking and Cannibalism in Laying Hens
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Stress on Swine Welfare
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Reducing Animal Stress and the Incidence or Prevalence of Human Pathogens through Enhanced Gastrointestinal Microbial and Immune Functions in Farm Animals
(In-House Appropriated)
Developing a Probiotic for Anxiety Management
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 04/26/2017
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