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Animal research, general
Aquatic plants
Arboreta and botanical gardens
Atmosphere, general/other
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Bees, honey, and other pollinators, general
Berries and cane fruits, other
Biological Cell Systems
Broadleaf forests of the South
Cassava (or manioc)
Chemurgic Crops
Citrus, general/other
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Conifer forests of the North
Conifer forests of the South
Conifer forests of the West
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cotton, other
Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Drainage and irrigation facilities and systems
Duck and goose, live animal
Durum wheat
Economy, general/other
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Experimental design and statistical methods
Feed and feed additives
Fiber crops, general/other
Fish habitats
Florist crops, other
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Forage legumes, other
Freshwater shrimp
Fungi (includes yeast)
General Commodity
General technology
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapes, other
Grasslands, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Ground covers
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Hard white wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Herbs and spices
Honey bees
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Laboratory animals
Leguminous vegetables, other
Long fiber cotton
Machinery and equipment
Marine shrimp
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, sheep
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Mixed conifer-broadleaf forests
Mountain grasslands, meadow, and alpine
Mushrooms and other edible fungi
Narcotic plants
Noncrop plant research
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other animals, general
Other beef cattle products
Other bees (non-Apis bees)
Other cultured finfish
Other dairy cattle products
Other non-bee pollinators, general
Other Pollinators
Other poultry products
Other swine products
Paper and pulp derived products
Parks and urban green space
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peas (dry)
Peas (fresh, fresh-processed)
People and communities, general/other
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Red clover
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Research on research management (not research management per se)
Rhizomes, tubers, bulbs, and root crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
River basins
Rubber, gum, and resin plants, other
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sewage and waste disposal facilities and systems
Sheep and wool, general/other
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil and land, general
Solanaceous and related crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Striped bass
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sugar crops, general/other
Summer annual grasses (includes forage sorghums, sudangrass, sorghum)
Sweet potato
Sweet sorghum
Swine, general/other
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
The family and its members
The farm as an enterprise
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Turkey, live animal
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Viroids, mycoplasmas, spiroplasmas, etc.
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds and river basins, general
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife and natural fisheries, general/other
Wildlife habitats
Wine grapes
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Wood and wood products
Wool fiber
Dairy cattle, live animal
item 16S Metagenomic Sequencing Analysis
item A Collaborative Environmental Microbiology Laboratory to Support USDA-ARS/USGS Wisconsin Water Science Center - Specific Research Activities
item A Multi-Tactic Push-Pull Strategy for Controlling Stable Flies on Pasture Cattle in Nebraska and Florida.
item Accurate Evaluation of the Nutritional Value of Alfalfa
item Advancing Grass-Fed Dairy: A Whole Systems Approach to Enhancing Productivity, Quality, and Farm Viability in the U.S.
item African Swine Fever Collaborative Agreement
item Alternate Iron Regulatory Pathways in Mycobacterium Avium subsp. Paratuberculosis
item Alternatives to Antibiotics: Developing Novel Strategies to Improve Animal Welfare and Production Efficiency in Swine and Dairy
item An Ecologically Based Push-Pull Strategy for Stable Flies on Pasture Cattle in the Central Plains
item Analysis of Specific Spoilage Organisms and Other Bacteria Isolated from Food and Agriculture Products
item Animal and Plant Health Research - Biosafety - Infectious Agent and Recombinant DNA Control
item Animal Studies in BSL-3 Containment at Pat Roberts Hall for Comparative Zoonotic Arbovirus Studies
item Antigen Presenting Neutrophils in Cattle
item Antimicrobial Resistance in the Gut Microflora of Young Calves
item Arbovirus Diagnosis and Vaccine Development and Evaluation
item Arbovirus Diagnosis Development and Evaluation
item Areawide Management of Invasive Ants
item Assembly and Annotation of Rumen Protist Genomes to Determine Their Metabolic Contribution and Environmental Presence
item Assembly and Annotation of Rumen Protist Genomes to Determine Their Metabolic Contribution and Environmental Presence
item Assembly and Annotation of Rumen Protist Genomes to Determine their Metabolic Contribution and Environmental Presence
item Assessing Arbovirus Effects on Sensory Function and Behavior of Female Culicoides Sonorensis Midges
item Assessing the Risk of Arthropod-Borne Disease in the Caribbean and the Americas (RACE Risk of Arthropod-borne diseases in the Caribbean)
item Association of Plasma Indicators to Feed Efficiency Status of Growing Dairy Heifers
item Biohazard Consultation and Review Services
item Biology and Control of Invasive Ants
item Biology and Management of Dipteran Pests of Livestock and Other Animals
item Biophotonics - The Application of Novel Imaging Methodologies to Livestock Production Research
item Biophotonics- The Application of Novel Imaging Methodologies to Livestock Production Research
item Bovine and Porcine Research Projects Conducted at the Livestock Issues Research Unit's Liberty Farm Research Complex
item Bringing Interseeding of Alfalfa into Corn to the Farm through On-Farm Research, Demonstration, and Outreach
item Cattle Fever Tick Research Laboratory - Moore Air Base
item Characterization of Antigens, Virulence Markers, and Host Immunity in the Pathogenesis of Johne’s Disease
item Characterization of Arbovirus-mosquito-vertebrate Host Interactions
item Characterization of the Pathogenesis and Antigen Expression in Spirochete Diseases
item Characterize the Immunopathogenesis and Develop Diagnostic and Mitigation Strategies to Control Tuberculosis in Cattle and Wildlife
item Chronic Wasting Disease Challenge
item Chronic Wasting Disease Translational Research
item Collaborative Animal Research between Kansas State University and ARS
item Collaborative Animal Research between WTAMU and ARS
item Collection of Sheep Germplasm in the Mid-Atlantic Region
item Comparative Genomics and Transcriptomics of Dipteran Pests Affecting Livestock and Humans
item Comparisons of Grass-Based and Alfalfa/Corn Silage Forage Systems for Dairy Cows in Central Wisconsin
item Continued Development of Antibodies for Bottlenose Dolphin Immune Assays
item Continued Development of Antibodies for Bottlenose Dolphin Immune Assays
item Continued Development of Antibodies to Study the Function of the Immune System in the Bottlenose Dolphin
item Continued Development of Antibodies to Study the Function of the Immune System in the Bottlenose Dolphin
item Control Release Devices for Optimized Cattle Protection
item Cooperative Agreement on Institutional Biological Safety Committee
item Cover Crops, Water Quality, and Soil Health Research and Outreach
item Cropland Carbon Sequestration, Emissions, and Ecosystem Service Comparisons in Alfalfa and Corn Based Integrated Crop-Livestock Systems
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (2018)
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (2018)
item Detection and Characterization of Arboviruses and Environmental Influences on Transmission at the U.S. Wildlife and Livestock Interface
item Detection and Characterization of Potential Emerging Arboviruses in Brazil
item Detection and Fate of Environmental Chemical and Biological Residues and their Impact on the Food Supply
item Detection of Ivermectin Target-site Resistance in Rhipicephalus Microplus
item Determination of Pharmacokinetic Values of Cattle Treated with Pour-on and/or Injectable Formulations of Macrocyclic Lactones to Control Cattle
item Determining Genetic Factors That Influence Protein Quality and Yield In Alfalfa
item Determining the Thermal Preference of Weanling Pigs
item Develop Alternatives to Antibiotics for Priority Diseases in Animal Agriculture
item Developing Regionally-adapted, Resilient Alfalfa Germplasm Pools
item Development and Testing of Mycobacterium Avium Subsp. Paratuberculosis Diva Vaccines in Dairy Cattle
item Development and Validation of TB Diagnostics for Deer and Cattle that have been Vaccinated with BCG
item Development of a Mucosal, Polyanhydride-based Nanoparticle Vaccine for Use Against Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection in the Neonate
item Development of a Transgenic Mouse that Expresses the Bovine Prion Polymorphism T231
item Development of Diagnostic Reagents and Assays for Arbovirus Surveillance
item Development of Educational and Pest Control Tools for Small Flock and Organic Poultry Producers
item Development of Regulatory Treatments for Imported Fire Ants (IFA) in Nursery Stock, Continuation of 17-8130-0112-IA
item Development of Regulatory Treatments for Imported Fire Ants in Nursery Stock, 2020-2021
item Development of Short-Term Experiential Opportunities to Enhance the Veterinary Workforce
item Development of Tent Entrance Protective Devices
item Discovery and Development of Natural Product-based Insect Management Compounds for Medical, Veterinary and Urban Concern
item Early Stress Experiences and Stress Resilience and Emotionality in Pigs
item Ecological Factors that Enable Colonization, Retention, and Dispersal of Foodborne Pathogens and Intervention Strategies to Control the Pathogens and Antimicrobial Resistance in Cattle and Swine
item Ecology of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus
item Ecology of Hydrogen-Producing and Hydrogen-Consuming Microbial Populations in the Gut of Food-Producing Animals and their Production Environment
item Ecology of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (VSV) in North America
item Ecology of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (VSV) in North America
item Effects of Ant-Produced Compounds on Microbes
item Efficacy and safety studies using a 1% doramectin product and Bm86-based anti-cattle fever tick vaccine against cattle fever ticks
item Elucidating Mechanisms of Pyrethroid Resistance in Stable Flies
item Emerging Animal Diseases that Exist Offshore
item Energy and Economic Value of Alfalfa, Harvested as Haylage, in Growing Cattle Diets
item Enhancing Functional Annotation of Livestock Genomes
item Enhancing Genetic Merit of Ruminants Through Improved Genome Assembly, Annotation, and Selection
item Environmental Enrichment Effects on Pig Welfare During Lactation, Nursery and Grow-Finish Phases
item Environmental Enrichment in Swine and Poultry
item Evaluating, Educating, and Communicating the Value of Cover Crop in WI Crop Rotations, for Enhanced Productivity, Water, and Soil Quality Protection
item Evaluation of Corn Silage Containing A-Amylase in Dairy Cattle Diets
item Evaluation of the Wild Rice Restoration Results Using the sUAS-based Imagery of the Jug Bay Natural Area in Prince Georges County, Maryland
item Evaluation the potential of the silvopastoral cattle production system to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the Peruvian tropics.
item Exploration in Africa for Biological Control Agents of Guineagrass an Invasive Weed that Facilitates the Survival of Cattle Fever Ticks in So. Texas
item Exploration in Africa for Biological Control Agents of Guineagrass; a Facilitator of Cattle Fever Tick Survival in South Texas
item Exploring Alternative Uses for Muscid Antimicrobial Effectors
item Field Collections and Rearing of Tick Parasitoids from Australia
item Field Collections and Rearing of Tick Parasitoids from Italy
item Field Surveys in Vietnam to Collect and Rear Biological Control Agents of Cattle Fever Ticks
item Fly-microbe Interactions Across Life History
item Forage brassicas to mitigate methane emissions and increase economic sustainability of forage-based dairy systems
item Forage Characteristics and Utilization that Improve Efficiency of Growth, Performance, Nutrient Use, and Environmental Impacts of Dairy Production
item FY21 Developing Biological Control and other Safeguarding Tools to Manage Invasive Pests
item Genetic Analyses of Recombination and PRDM9 Alleles and Their Implications in Dairy Cattle Breeding
item Genetic Characterization and Diagnostic Detection of Emerging Vesicular Stomatitis Virus in North America
item Genetic Improvement and Cropping Systems of Alfalfa for Livestock Utilization, Environmental Protection and Soil Health
item Genetics of Insect Pests
item Genomic Selection and Crossbreeding for the Health in Organic Dairy Cattle
item Genomics, Transcriptomics, and Microbiome Analysis of Dipteran Pests Affecting Livestock and Humans
item Global Food and Mouth Disease Research Alliance (GFRA)
item Graphene in Textiles for Vector Protection
item Hairy Vetch Genome Assembly
item Host Cellular Immune Responses to Arboviruses
item Identification and Characterization of the Culicoides Small Non-coding RNA Transcriptome
item Identification and Culture of Californian Marine Macroalgae Capable of Reducing Greenhouse Gas Production from Ruminant Livestock
item Identification and Synthesis of Ant Toxins and Behavior Modifying Compounds
item Identification of Disease Mechanisms and Control Strategies for Bacterial Respiratory Pathogens in Ruminants
item Identification of Disease Mechanisms and Control Strategies for Viral Respiratory Pathogens of Ruminants
item Identifying phenotypic and genotypic indicators of dairy cattle resilience in automated farming systems.
item Identifying, Prioritizing, and Testing Vaccine Target Candidates for Blood-Feeding Nematode Parasites of Sheep and Humans
item Identifying, Quantifying and Tracking Microbial Contaminants, Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Order to Protect Food and Water Supplies
item Immune, Molecular, and Ecological Approaches for Attenuating GI Nematode Infections of Ruminants
item Immunodiagnostics to Detect Prions and Other Important Animal Pathogens
item Improved Practices to Conserve Air Quality, Maintain Animal Productivity, and Enhance Use of Manure and Soil Nutrients of Cattle Production Systems for the Southern Great Plains
item Improved Surveillance and Control of Stable Flies, House Flies, and Other Filth Flies
item Improving Dairy Feed Efficiency, Sustainability, and Profitability by Impacting Farmer's Breeding and Culling Decisions
item Improving Feed Efficiency and Environmental Sustainability of Dairy Cattle through Genomics and Novel Technologies
item Improving Fire Ant IPM in the Coachella Valley: Effects of Irrigation on Bait Efficacy, Mating Flight Phenology, and the Status of Biocontrol Agents
item Improving Forage Genetics and Management in Integrated Dairy Systems for Enhanced Productivity, Efficiency and Resilience, and Decreased Environmental Impact
item Improving Gut Health and Function in Dairy Cattle through development of gut model systems
item Improving Management Practices for Irrigated Western Cropping and Dairy Systems to Contribute to Sustainability and Improve Air Quality
item Improving Nutrient Use Efficiency and Mitigating Nutrient and Pathogen Losses from Dairy Production Systems
item Improving the Environmental Footprint of Livestock Forage Production Systems by Optimizing Alfalfa Production
item Improving Utilization of Forages in Integrated Dairy Production Systems to Enhance Sustainable Farming Systems and Food Security
item Incidence of Bacterial Pathogens in Regulated Foods and Applied Processing Technologies for Their Destruction
item Incorporate Functional Annotation Data in Cattle GWAS and Genomic Selection
item Integrated Eradication Efforts of the Cattle Fever Tick (CFT)
item Integrated Pest Management of Cattle Fever Ticks
item Integrated Pest Management of Mosquitoes and Biting Flies
item Interstadial and Temporal Changes in Rhipicephalus Microplus Salivary Glands and Salivary Extracellular Vesicles
item Intestinal Microbial Ecology and Non-Antibiotic Strategies to Limit Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli (STEC) and Antimicrobial Resistance Transmission in Food Animals
item Investigating Microbial, Digestive, and Animal Factors to Increase Dairy Cow Performance and Nutrient Use Efficiency
item Investigating Risk Factors of Rift Valley Fever Virus Direct Transmission in Kenya
item Investigation of a PRNP Polymorphism on Susceptibility to Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE)
item Japanese Encephalitis Virus Prevention and Mitigation Strategies
item Liver Abscesses in Cattle
item Maintaining and Refining Animal GRIN
item Mammalian Responses to Arboviruses and Sorghum Polyphenols
item Management of Fire Ants and Other Invasive Ants
item Management of Stable Flies to Improve Livestock Production
item Mapping and Modeling Conservation Practices and Ecosystem Services in Grazing Lands
item Measuring Field-scale Changes in Soil Ecosystem Services and Crop Production with the Integration of Conservation Practices in Dairy Forage Systems
item Microbial Ecology of Antimicrobial Resistance
item Molecular Approaches to Control Intestinal Parasites that Affect the Microbiome in Swine and Small Ruminants
item Molecular Characterization and Epidemiological Surveillance of Arboviruses in Kenya’s Livestock
item Molecular Characterization and Epidemiological Surveillance of Arboviruses in Kenya’s Wildlife
item Molecular Characterization of Arbovirus-Mosquito-Vertebrate Host Interactions
item Molecular Characterization of Arboviruses in South African Livestock
item Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Ostertagia ostertagi Infection in Cattle
item Mosquito Vector Predictive Modeling in a Changing Climate
item MOU between USDA/ARS, USDA/NIFA, and Dairy Management Inc.
item National Animal Germplasm Program
item Non-antibiotic Approaches to Control Mastitis
item Novel Model to Study Liver Abscesses in Cattle
item Novel Partnerships for an Early-career Pipeline to Enhance the Biodefense Veterinary Workforce
item Novel Spatial Repellents and Insecticides to Circumvent Pyrethroid Resistance
item Novel Spatial Repellents and Insecticides to Circumvent Pyrethroid Resistance
item Novel Techniques for Culicoides Vector Control and Evaluation
item Nutritional Efficiency of Jersey and Holstein Cows
item Nutritional Intervention and Management Strategies to Reduce Stress and Improve Health and Well-being in Cattle and Swine
item Operational Sterile Insect Technique for Innovative Ae. aegypti Control
item Orbivirus Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Control Measures
item Organic Compounds for the Control of Rhipicephalus Microplus on Cattle
item Pan-genome and structural variation analyses in dozens of de novo assembled diploid cattle genomes
item Pathobiology, Genetics, and Detection of Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
item Pathogenesis and Development of Improved Diagnostic and Control Strategies for Brucellosis in Livestock and Wildlife
item Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Control Measures for Rift Valley Fever
item PICTUREE: Predicting Insect Contact and Transmission Using historical Entomological and Environmental Data
item Population Genetic Analysis of Cattle Fever Ticks Collected at IBWC Land Adjacent to Falcon Lake in Zapata County, Texas
item Predicting Insect Contact and Transmission Using Historical Epidemiological Data
item Predilection Sites of Larvae, Nymphs, and Adults of Rhipicephalus Microplus
item Preventing Bovine Babesiosis by Characterizing Fever Tick Acaricide Resistance and Genetic Variation Within Vaccine Candidate Antigens
item Prevention and Mitigation Strategies Japanese Encephalitis Virus
item Protecting the Welfare of Food Producing Animals
item Reactive Nitrogen Cycling and Impacts on U.S. Dairy Farms: The Feasibility of Sustainable Milk and Agro-Ecosystems
item Reducing Lifecycle Environmental Impacts & Improving Profitability of Wisconsin Dairy Systems Through Improved Cropping Management
item Regeneration of Y Chromosome in Holstein Cattle
item Research Supporting Workforce Development for the National Bio-Agro Defense Facility: Virus-Host Interactions of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus
item Researching and Developing Cover Cropping in Midwestern Agricultural Systems
item Rift Valley Fever Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Control Measures
item Role of N-Linked Glycosylation in the In Transmission and Differentiation of CWD Prions
item Ruminant Farm Systems (RuFaS) model: A Next-Generation, Whole-farm, Dairy Systems Model to Support Sustainable Productivity and Environmental Health
item Sequencing Genomes and Transcriptomes of Livestock Pests
item Silvopasture Research and Demonstration at the US Dairy Forage Research Center
item Smart Traps for Enhanced Disease Vector Surveillance
item Spatial repellent products for protection of individual and garrisoned soldiers from biting arthropods
item Spray-formed Dissolving Microneedle Patches for Enhanced Stability and Needle-free Delivery of Vaccines
item Statistical Design and Methods
item Supplementing Dairy Calves with L-glutamine to Reduce Antibiotic Use
item Support Antimicrobial Resistance/Alternatives to Antibiotics Scientific Activities
item Supporting and Enhancing the Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Grand Challenge Project
item Sustainable Intensification of Integrated Crop-Pasture-Livestock Systems in Northeastern Landscapes
item Targeted Swine Germplasm Collection and Evaluation
item The Agrosecurity Partnerships for Innovative Research (ASPIRE) Project for the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility (NBAF)
item The Effect of Repellents and Insecticides on Mosquito Behavior and Arbovirus Transmission Risk
item The Invasive Mosquito Project
item The Mobile Pesticide App: Refinement and Development to Produce a Public Beta
item The Role of Endosymbionts in the Biology and Vectorial Capacity of Culicoides spp., Vectors of Human and Animal Disease
item The Role of House Flies in Harboring and Disseminating Antimicrobial-Resistant (AMR) Bacteria at Kansas Cattle Operations
item The Role of Virus-vector Interactions in Emerging Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Outbreaks
item Towards Novel Acaricide Development Against Cattle Fever Tick: GPCR Target Validation and Identification of Chemical Leads
item Toxicology, Chemical Ecology and Management of Invasive Ants
item Understanding Effects of Nitrogen Ecology on Virulence and Competitiveness of Zoonotic Pathogens
item Understanding Salmonella in the Peripheral Lymph Nodes of Cattle and Implementation of Intervention Strategies
item Unraveling Challenges and Opportunities of Kelp Meal Supplementation in Northeastern Organic Dairies
item Using Modeling to Develop Monitoring Strategy and Scheduling for Microbial Quality of Irrigation Water Sources
item Utilization of Canola Meal in the Diets of Early­Lactation Dairy Cows
item Utilize the Purdue Animal Care and Use Committee (PACUC)
item UTMB-USDA Collaboration on Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus in Ticks and Animals
item Vector-Enhanced Arboviral Vaccines
item Vesicular Stomatitis as a Model for a Predictive Disease Ecology
item Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Disease vectors
item Wasmannia Auropunctata – A New Emerging Threat in North Central Florida
item Year 2: Integrated Eradication Efforts of the Cattle Fever Tick (CFT)