Texas Tech University

New CASNR Funded Research

2017

January

Project Title Primary Investigator(s) Funding Agency
An Analysis of Cotton Economics, Production Systems, Trade, and Policy Michael Hudson Cotton Inc.
Implications of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership and Trans-Pacific Partnership for Food Processing Sector Stephen Devadoss USDA/University of Arkansas
Developing a Generation of Agricultural Change Agents in the Battle for Food Security through Capacity Building Mindy Brashears, Marcos Sanchez Plata, Amy Boren, Todd Brashears USDA
TCU 411: NWI SWiFT Environmental Assessment and Monitoring Study Clint Boal DOE Sandia National Laboratories
OIA - BHEARD- Rwanda Mindy Brashears USAID/Michigan State University
Project FAST Latin America. Capacity Building for FSPCA Lead Instructors for FSMA Training in the Americas Marcos Sanchez Plata USDA/Inter-American Inst for COOP on Agriculture
Technical Assistance to Support Implementation of Food Safety Programs for FSMA Compliance in Central American Value Chains Alexandra Calle Madrid, Alejandro Echeverry, Marcos Sanchez Plata USDA - Foreign Agricultural Service
Foam Indigo Dyeing of Cotton Yarns: Machine Design and Process Control Dean Ethridge VF Jeanswear, L.P.
Foam Indigo Dyeing of Cotton Yarns: Machine Design and Process Control Dean Ethridge, Noureddine Abidi The Walmart Foundation
Assessments of Invasive Fish in Texas Matthew Barnes Texas Parks & Wildlife
San Antonio BAY EDYS Model Phase 6 J.D. Booker, Terry McLendon San Antonio River Authority

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February

Project Title Primary Investigator(s) Funding Agency
GRI Xeric Landscape Design Studio; Initial Inception and Implementation Plan David Lawver, Cynthia McKenney, David Montague, Joseph Young, Christine Casanova, Charles Klein, Yi Luo USDA - NIFA Coop. State Research Ed Ext. Service
Observation of Health Outcomes in Newborn Calves Affected by Respiratory Disease Joe Neary Resilient Biotics, Inc.
The Influence of Meat Packaging on Beef Flavor J .C. Brooks, Jerrad Legako Ntl Cattlemen's Beef Association
Influence of Agricultural Production on Pronghorns in the Texas Panhandle Warren Conway USFWS/TX Parks & Wildlife/TX AM University - Kingsville
eDNA Detection of Fish Species of Greatest Conservation Need in the Lower Pecos River System Matthew Barnes, Allison Pease New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
Utilization of Various Screening Methods to Identify Disease Reactions of Corn Hybrids Grown in the Texas High Plains Jason Woodward Texas Corn Producers Board

Note: Referenced by Proposal Number

March

Project Title Primary Investigator(s) Funding Agency
OIA: IRES: Sustainable development of a Tropical Agroforestry Program in the Rural Borneo Highlands Michael Farmer, Sarah Fritts, Robin Verble, David Weindorf Ntl Science Foundation
OIA: Enhancing Leadership through Innovation, Transformation, and Excellence (ELITE) Institute Mathew Baker, Amy Boren, David Lawver IREX
The Consumer Experience: Using Innovative Research Tools to Develop and Test Messages about Food and Agricultural Sciences Mathew Baker, Courtney Gibson, Erica Irlbeck, Courtney Meyers USDA - NIFA Coop. State Research Ed Ext. Service
Supplement: Historical trends of the Landscape Structure of Plant Communities of Sand Shinnery Oak Prairie in the Southern High Plains: Establishing a Foundation for the Restoration of Lesser Prairie-Chicken Populations Clint Boal, Blake Grisham, Carlos Portillo Quintero USDA - NRC/Pheasants Forever
Supplement: Lesser Prairie-Chicken Ecology in Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Dominated Landscapes Clint Boal, Blake Grisham, Samantha Kahl Texas Parks & Wildlife
TCU404 Towards a Better Understanding of Blue Suckers: Validation of Age Determination Methods and Establishing the Influence of Temperature on Aerobic Scope and Swimming Performance Timothy Grabowski , Reynaldo Patino Texas Parks & Wildlife
Development and Evaluation of Quantitative Measures of Food Preference, Odor Preference, and Food Demand in Dogs and Cats Nathan Hall Specialites Pet Food SAS
Technical Support for Lubbock TxDOT Inter-Agency Contract Alon Kvashny Texas Dept of Transportation
Population Status of Texas Pocket Gophers (Geomys and Thomomys) Richard Stevens Texas Parks & Wildlife
TCU404 Towards a Better Understanding of Blue Suckers: Validation of Age Determination Methods and Establishing the Influence of Temperature on Aerobic Scope and Swimming Performance Seiji Miyazono Texas Parks & Wildlife
SNP Genotyping of a Backcross Population Developed from a Synthetic Amphidiploid, and Release of a Near-Isogenic Introgression Line (NIIL) Population Resource for the Peanut Community Mark Burow Peanut Foundation, Inc.
Supplement: Collaborative Research: Testing a microbial-association-distribution hypothesis to explain spatial distributions and species co-existence in a community of epiphytic plants Jyotsna Sharma Ntl Science Foundation

Note: Referenced by Proposal Number