The University of Guam’s Western Pacific Tropical Research Center Impact Report highlights the research, extension, and education success stories of 2016.
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Researchers at Iowa State University are investigating how heat stress can inﬂuence a pig’s fetal development and postnatal life, including the ability to develop and grow. NIFA originally published this impact in the NIFA 2015 Annual Report.
Launched in 2013, Windy City Harvest’s Farm Incubator Program was developed with assistance from NIFA’s Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program. NIFA originally published this impact in the 2015 Annual Report.
Animal science researchers at the University of Missouri are working to improve feed efficiency in beef cattle. NIFA originally published this impact in the 2015 Annual Report.
A North Carolina State University project found that urban environments increase pathogen abundance in honey bees and reduce honey bee survival. NIFA originally published this impact in the NIFA 2015 Annual Report.