Location: Livestock Behavior Research
Project Number: 5020-32000-013-29-N
Project Type: Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Jun 1, 2016
End Date: May 31, 2021
To utilize the Purdue Animal Care and Use Committee (PACUC) to ensure compliance with the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) and the FASS Ag Guidelines when conducting research on food-producing animals.
ARS animal scientists conduct research on food-producing animals using Cooperator's facilities, research farms, and personnel. In order to avoid ambiguity, duplication of research proposal reviews and record keeping, ARS and Cooperator wish to operate under a single set of rules/guidelines that all employees (ARS and Cooperator) working on Cooperator's research farms or in either Cooperator's or ARS' facilities.