USDA – Southern Plains Agricultural Research Center
Food and Feed Safety Research Unit
The TAMU Poultry Science Department and the USDA-ARS-SPARC laboratory have several joint research projects and collaborations in the area of food safety and related microbiology. Several USDA scientists have adjunct faculty status in our Department and train graduate students and post-docs.
Veterinary Pathobiology Department, Texas A&M University
Departmental web site
The Poultry Science and Veterinary Pathobiology Departments work together to address poultry health programs. We have several jointly appointed faculty (Berghman, Caldwell, Lupiani, and Reddy). We also teach several cross-listed courses, have many active research collaborations, and jointly operate the Poultry Health Research Laboratory and its associated avian biological level 2 isolation facility
Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory
TVMDL web site
The Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory provides a wide range of diagnostic and consultative services in bird heath and diseases. The Poultry Science Department faculty have full access to these services fro research, graduate student training, and public/industry outreach. Several Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory scientists are avian specialists.
Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department, Texas A&M University
Departmental Web site
The Poultry Science Department and the Agricultural Engineering Departments have several active research projects on waste management, environmental impact and remote sensors.
Prairie View A&M University
Cooperative Agriculture Research Center Programs
The TAMU Poultry Science Department at Prairie View A&M University Agricultural Department have had several joint research projects in the areas of food safety and poultry management.