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2015 Online News Archive of the Agricultural Research Service

2015 News Archive

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July 22 New Technique for Mining Health-conferring Soy Compounds
July 16 Organic Seed Coating for Alfalfa Helps Prevent Some Soilborne Diseases
July 14 Low Vitamin D Linked to Osteoarthritis in the Knee
July 10 ARS Food and Nutrition Research Briefs Issued
July 9 Egg Cage System May Bolster Native Ladybug's Biocontrol Prospects
   
June 30 Quick-Serve Foods Slow To Change
June 29 Reviving Cottonseed Meal’s Adhesives Potential
June 24 Allergen-Free Peanuts Lead USDA Report Highlighting New Innovations in Ag
June 23 Fish Reared in Hard Water are More Susceptible to Columnaris Disease
June 19 A New Blueberry for Home Growers
June 11 New Tracking Tool for Pathogen Investigators
June 9 Yeasts on Plums Have a Plus Side
June 5 Growers Use Chart to Help Choose Cover Crops
   
May 29 Smart Phone Apps Series to Help Maximize Land’s Productivity, Protect Resources
May 28 Natural Enzyme Examined as Antibiotics Alternative
May 26 How to Lure a Pest of Pistachio, Almond and Walnut
May 19 Lowering Risk of a Major Eye Disease
May 14 16 New Lettuce Breeding Lines from ARS
May 13 Bee Survey: Lower Winter Losses, Higher Summer Losses, Increased Total Annual Losses
May 12 New Begonia Lines both Beautiful and Sturdy
May 7 Recipe for Flavorful Tomatoes: Heat Before Chilling
May 6 Newly Named Bacteria Help Honey Bee Larvae Thrive
   
April 29 New Fruit Fly Lure Developed from Pest’s Favorite Scent
April 28 New Issue of Healthy Animals Now Online
April 22 New Berries from ARS
April 21 USDA Scientists, International Colleagues Sequence Upland Cotton Genome
April 15 New Procedure to Test NDV Vaccines
April 8 Fast New Approach to Formulating Pest-Killing Fungi on Tap
April 2 U.S. National Arboretum To Re-Open to the Public Seven Days A Week
April 1 USDA Agency Retools Its Monthly Science News Magazine
   
March 31 Slavin Delivers ARS 2015 W.O. Atwater Memorial Lecture at Experimental Biology
March 30 Strategies to Control Cravings
March 27 Beneficial Insect Virus Gets Boost as Crop Pest Fighter
March 23 Spotting Problems and Targeting Treatments to Where They Are Needed
March 20 A New Vaccine to Fight Poultry Diseases
March 18 Sniffing Out Overwintering Stink Bugs
March 13 Wheat Varieties Make Way to Breads and Malt Beverages
March 6 Shifting Out of High-Calorie Habits
   
February 24 A New Spanish Peanut Variety for Consumers, Growers
February 18 Killing Fish Egg Fungus with a Disinfectant
February 13 Controlling Stable Flies That Pester Zoo Animals
February 12 USDA Research Yields Cotton Resistant to Top 20 Ag Threat
February 11 ARS Study Shows No Damage to Soils from Grazing of Cover Crops
February 10 ARS Food and Nutrition Research Briefs Issued
February 6 ARS Scientists Develop Higher Yielding Sorghum Plants
February 5 Research Shows Honey Bee Diseases Can Strike in All Seasons
February 4 Modeling Nutrient Loss from Midwestern Crop Fields
February 2 Special Journal Issue Highlights New Perspectives on the Dynamics of Dry Lands
   
January 30 A New 'Gem' of a Pear Released by ARS, Cooperators
January 29 Infrared-Based Peeling of Tomatoes May Improve Precision, Save Water
January 28 Probing Phosphorus Losses from Midwestern Crop Fields
January 14 Using Clay to Fight Fish Disease
January 13 NAL Unveils New Search Engine for Published USDA Research
January 7 Physical Activity Intervention for the Elderly

Last Modified: 7/22/2015