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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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Thelong-term goal of this project is to reduce production inputs while increasing crop productivityby better managing soil microbiomes.We seek to better understand the influence of microbiomes on soil and plant health. Taking advantage of existing…
Project Summary/AbstractLarge veterinary teaching hospitals are in a unique position to promote the judicious use of antimicrobials,particularly for companion animals. Cats and dogs are a growing concern for harboring multi-drug resistantorganisms.…
We have used soil microcosms to show that the causal agent of blackleg disease (Pba) can infect potato plants and cause disease directly from the soil, not only tubers. This is exacerbated by the presence of free-living nematodes (FLN) and excess…
Our long-term goal is to develop practical and effective measures to control Campylobacter-associated abortion in sheep flocks. The objective of this application is to determine the specific role of the major outer membrane protein (MOMP) of…
Create and deliver programs on antibiotic stewardship in food production systems through education and outreach.