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National Program 101: Food Animal Production

Project Annual Reports from National Program 101

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Enhancing Sheep Enterprises and Developing Rangeland Management Strategies to Improve Rangeland Health and Conserve Ecology
Range Sheep Production Efficiency Research
Dubois, ID
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
National Animal Germplasm Program
Center for Agricultural Resources Research: Plant and Animal Genetic Resources Preservation
Fort Collins, CO
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Alleviating Rate Limiting Factors that Compromise Beef Production Efficiency
Range and Livestock Research
Miles City, MT
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Developing a Systems Biology Approach to Enhance Efficiency and Sustainability of Beef and Lamb Production
U.s. Meat Animal Research Center: Genetics, Breeding, and Animal Health Research
Clay Center, NE
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Strategies to Optimize Meat Quality and Composition of Red Meat Animals
U.s. Meat Animal Research Center: Meats Safety & Quality Research
Clay Center, NE
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Identifying Genomic Solutions to Improve Efficiency of Swine Production
U.s. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Improving Lifetime Productivity in Swine
U.s. Meat Animal Research Center: Reproduction Research
Clay Center, NE
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Applying Developmental Programming to Improve Production Efficiency in Beef Cattle
U.s. Meat Animal Research Center: Nutrition and Environmental Management Research
Clay Center, NE
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Improve Nutrient Management and Efficiency of Beef Cattle and Swine
U.s. Meat Animal Research Center: Nutrition and Environmental Management Research
Clay Center, NE
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Use of Animal Genetics and Diversified Forage Systems to Improve Efficiency and Sustainability of Livestock Production Systems in the Southern Great Plains
Grazinglands Research Laboratory: Forage and Livestock Production Research
El Reno, OK
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Nutritional Intervention and Management Strategies to Reduce Stress and Improve Health and Well-being in Cattle and Swine
Cropping Systems Research Laboratory: Livestock Issues Research
Lubbock, TX
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Protecting the Welfare of Food Producing Animals
Livestock Behavior Research
West Lafayette, IN
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Reducing Production Losses due to Oxidative Stress and Bacterial Pathogens in Swine
National Laboratory for Agriculture and The Environment: Agroecosystems Management Research
Ames, IA
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Optimizing the Biology of the Animal-Plant Interface for Improved Sustainability of Forage-Based Animal Enterprises
Forage-animal Production Research
Lexington, KY
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Investigating Microbial, Digestive, and Animal Factors to Increase Dairy Cow Performance and Nutrient Use Efficiency
U.s. Dairy Forage Research Center: Cell Wall Biology and Utilization Research
Madison, WI
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Forage Characteristics and Utilization that Improve Efficiency of Growth, Performance, Nutrient Use, and Environmental Impacts of Dairy Production
U.s. Dairy Forage Research Center: Dairy Forage Research
Madison, WI
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Enhancing Genetic Resistance to Marek’s Disease in Poultry
U.s. National Poultry Research Center: Avian Disease and Oncology Research
East Lansing, MI
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Enhancing Sustainability and Production Efficiency through Improved Management and Housing Design in Commercial Broilers
Poultry Research
Mississippi State, MS
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Improving Efficiency of Growth and Nutrient Utilization in Heavy Broilers Using Alternatives to Antibiotic Growth Promoters
Poultry Research
Mississippi State, MS
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Biophotonics - The Application of Novel Imaging Methodologies to Livestock Production Research
Warmwater Aquaculture Research Unit
Stoneville, MS
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Enhancing Genetic Merit of Ruminants Through Improved Genome Assembly, Annotation, and Selection
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Improving Dairy Animals by Increasing Accuracy of Genomic Prediction, Evaluating New Traits, and Redefining Selection Goals
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Improving Feed Efficiency and Environmental Sustainability of Dairy Cattle through Genomics and Novel Technologies
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Alternatives to Antibiotics: Developing Novel Strategies to Improve Animal Welfare and Production Efficiency in Swine and Dairy
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018
Novel Integrated Nutrition and Health Strategies to Improve Production Efficiencies in Poultry
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center: Animal Biosciences & Biotechnology Laboratory
Beltsville, MD
In-House Appropriated (D)
Annual Reports by Year: 2018