• Midwest

ARS’s Midwest Area conducts research to develop economically and environmentally sustainable agricultural systems that enhance the yield and quality of crops and livestock, improve human health, create crop-based alternatives to petroleum-derived fuels and products, and protect the environment. The Midwest Area is home to 13 research locations and laboratories in 9 states.

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Bovine Beer Belly

Hops that are too old for brewing beer, but still nutritious for cattle, may be available for coproduct development.

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Recycling Nitrate Pollution

Electrodialysis may not only benefit farmers, but also the environment by reducing nitrogen runoff from farms.

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