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D. Lee Wright

Superintendent
  • Senior Research Associate

The Southwest AREC maintains research programs related to hair sheep and beef cattle production management, focusing on improved animal performance and health through genetic improvement and nutrition.  Additional research components also focus on forages, grazing management, and supplemental animal nutrition.

CAIA Platform(s):

  • SmartFarm Innovation Network™ - Sustainable Precision Animal/Feed Forage Agriculture

https://www.arec.vaes.vt.edu/arec/southwest-virginia.html

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