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2014 Fall ESS/AES/ARD Meeting and Workshop

2014 Annual APLU Meeting

2015 CARET/AHS Session

  • March 2-5, 2015
  • Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC
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2015 NCRA Spring Meeting

Contact Information

North Central Regional Association of State Agricultural Experiment Station Directors (NCRA)

Dr. Jeff Jacobsen, Executive Director
jjacobsn (at)
446 West Circle, Room 408
Justin S. Morrill Hall of Agriculture
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: (517) 884-7965

Christina Hamilton, Assistant Director
(NIMSS and Multistate Project Contact)
chamilton (at)
205E Agriculture Hall
1450 Linden Dr.
Madison, WI 53706
Phone: (608) 262-2349
Fax: (608) 265-4528

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NC1012 Improved Crop and Livestock Management for Protecting the Non-glaciated Upper Mississippi Valley
NC1022 Characterizing Soil-Derived Airborne Particulates Using Synchrotron X-Ray Techniques


Assessing Nitrogen Mineralization and Other Diagnostic Criteria to Refine Nitrogen Rates for Crops and Minimize Losses
NC1041 Enteric Diseases of Swine and Cattle: Prevention, Control and Food Safety
NC1186 Water Management and Quality for Ornamental Crop Production and Health
NC1187 The Chemical and Physical Nature of Particulate Matter Affecting Air, Water and Soil Quality
NCCC167 Corn Breeding Research
NCERA180 Site-Specific Management
NCERA192 North Central Turfgrass Research
NCERA207 Drainage design and management practices to improve water quality (expired project, replaced by NCERA217)
NCERA217 Drainage Design and Management Practices to Improve Water Quality