Rapid Agricultural Response Fund 2016-2017 Projects

Project Leader Project Title
Sandra Godden Evaluation of a longer duration protocol to heat-treat Bovine Colostrum on colostrum characteristics, and on passive transfer, health and Johne's Disease Control in Minnesota dairy calves
Bo Hu Reducing sulfide generation by electrochemical treatment of liquid manure in deep-pit manure storage systems
Johny Anup Investigating the efficacy of multiple antimicrobial interventions against Salmonella Heidelberg colonization in turkeys
Angela Orshinsky Development of a risk assessment model for tomato leaf mold infection in Minnesota
Christopher Philips Creating a risk-based decision support tool and early-warning system for Spotted-wing Drosophila
Patrick Redig Surveillance for high-consequence poultry diseases in wild bird reservoirs: Influenza and Newcastle Disease
Montserrat Torremorell A comprehensive surveillance system to control influenza virus in pigs
Gerald Cramer Evaluating the Relationship Between Hyperketonemia and Lameness in MN Dairy Herds
George Heimpel  The role of Insecticidal Seed Treatments in Limiting Biological Control of Soybean Aphid
Bo Hu Mechanism Study of Manure Foaming in the Swine Pit Storage
William Hutchison Canopy Management and High Tunnel use for Maximizing Control of Spotted Wing Drosophila in Raspberry
Yuzhi Li Using a Novel Approach, Social Network Analysis, to Remedy Animal Welfare Concerns Raised by Consumers
Ian MacRae  Remote Sensing in Agricultural Production
Douglas Marthaler  Transdisciplinary Approach to Characterize the Diversity of Streptococcus Suis, Leading to Rapid Genotyping by Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS)
Srinand Sreevatsan  A Universal Nanoparticle Based Mucosal Delivery Subunit Vaccine for Animal Disease
Fabio Vannucci  Transmission of Senecavirus A by Artificial Insemination and the Impact on the Production of Piglets