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Research Projects Database

The Food Safety Research Information Office (FSRIO) operates the Research Projects Database (RPD). The RPD tracks food safety research that is funded by FSRIO-partner agencies (identified as Funding Sources below). The funding agencies are listed in the order of funded projects. The RPD is also searchable by the Category of the funded projects and the primary Commodity group of the funded project.

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Recent Projects

The use of new and emerging ingredients is increasing as consumers demand products that are healthier, including ‘free-from’, ‘allergen-free’, ‘meat-free’ and ‘sustainable’. However, consumers’ attitude and perception towards ‘novel’ ingredients (…
The overarching goal of this research program is to develop a mechanistic understanding of molecular connections between environmental stress adaptation and animal infection by a group of bacteral zoonotic pathogens known as Brucella. We have…
The goals of this hatch project are to develop gene-based breeding (GBB) systems in crops important to Texas and U.S. agricultural production, with an emphasis on maize and cotton. In the past period of my hatch project, we have developed GBB for…
Project SummaryThe objective of the proposed project ?Utilizing Minnesota?s Standardization Data to SupportTraining Initiatives? is to utilize the Minnesota Department of Health?s standardization data todevelop and implement specific training…
The slow adoption by the agricultural sector of practices to promote biodiversity are thought to originate from three interrelated issues. First, we know little about which incentives effectively motivate farmers to integrate biodiversity into daily…