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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Collaborations

The Western Regional Research Center (Albany, CA) has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.


Current collaborators and projects:

ALMOND BOARD OF CALIFORNIA, MODESTO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Use of a Host Plant Volatile Blend to Monitor Navel Orangeworm Populations During Integrated Pest Management(ipm) Treatments in Almond Orchards


  • BOARD OF REGENTS UNIV OF NEVADA RENO, RENO, NV, UNITED STATES
  • Quality Improvement of Guayule Natural Rubber


  • BOATING & WATERWAYS, CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF, SACRAMENTO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Areawide Management of Invasive Weeds in the Sacramento/ San Joaquin River Delta: a Cooperative Inter-Agency Approach


  • CA STATE UNIVERSITY LONG BEACH RESEARCH FDN, Long Beach, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Ecology and Spread of Invasive Yellow Flag Iris with Climate Change - Sea Level Rise in San Francisco Bay-Delta and Pacific Coast Estuaries


  • CAL-PURE PISTACHIOS, INC., LOS ANGELES, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Reduction in Navel Orange Worm Damage in Pistachio Orchards Using Cultural and Chemical Control Methods


  • CALIFORNIA TABLE GRAPE COMMISSION, FRESNO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Effect of Sulfur Dioxide Fumigation on Survival of Foodborne Pathogens on Freshly-Harvested California Table Grapes


  • CITRUS RESEARCH BOARD, VISALIA, CA, UNITED STATES
  • The Development of Novel Blood and Cara Cara Like Citrus Varieties

  • Utilization of Founder Lines for Improved Citrus Biotechnology Via Rmce

  • Development of Mature Budwood Transformation Technology

  • The Development of Novel Blood and Cara Cara Like Citrus Varieties


  • CONTRA COSTA MOSQUITO & VECTOR CONTROL DISTRI, Concord, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Areawide Management of Aquatic Weeds in Contra Costa County


  • DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS), WASHINGTON, DC, UNITED STATES
  • Development of a Hybridoma Data Base for Biological Toxins and Biothreat Agents


  • ENERGY COMMISSION, CALIFORNIA, SACRAMENTO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Commercial Demonstration of Innovative Energy Efficient Infrared Processing of Healthy Fruit and Vegetable Snacks


  • FLOZYME CORPORATION INC., DALLAS, TX, UNITED STATES
  • Encapsulation of Microorganisms for Use in Waste Water


  • FOOD AND AGRICULTURE, CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT, SACRAMENTO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Bio Based Matrix with Encapsulated Microbes As Substitute for Synthetic Fertilizer and Pesticides

  • Enhancing the Marketability of California Persimmons

  • Development of a Solar Thermal Drum Dryer for Specialty Crop Purees and Pomaces

  • Development of An Effective Attractant for Control of Leaffooted Plant Bug (Lfpb) in Pomegranate, Pistachio and Almond


  • FULL CYCLE BIOPLASTICS, Orinda, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Combinatorial Enzyme Technology


  • FUNDACION PARA EL STUDIO DE ESPECIES INVASIVA, HURLINGHAM, ARGENTINA
  • Search, Identification, and Exportation of Natural Enemies of the Aquatic Weeds Eichhornia Crassipes, Egeria Densa, and Ludwigia


  • GEORGIA TECH RESEARCH CORPORATION, Atlanta, GA, UNITED STATES
  • Development of a Metagenomics-Based Method for Improved Detection of Foodborne Pathogens


  • INNOVATIVE FOODS, INC., SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Commercial Demonstration of Infrared Dry Blanching and Dehydration of Fruits and Vegetables


  • ISRAEL-U.S. BINATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH &, TEL AVIV-JAFFA, ISRAEL
  • Waste to Worth: Active Antimicrobial and Health-Beneficial Food Coating from Byproducts of Mushroom Industry

  • Effect of Plant Systemic Resistance and Role of Type III Secretion System in Colonization of Basil and Lettuce by Salmonella Enterica


  • KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY, MANHATTAN, KS, UNITED STATES
  • Genomics and Metagenomics of Antimicrobial-Resistance in the Poultry Production Ecosystem


  • MANGO MATERIALS, INC., PALO ALTO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Production of Environmentally Friendly Pha Biopolymers from Waste Biogas Derived from Agriculturally-Derived Solid Waste Streams


  • METHOD PRODUCTS, PBC, San Francisco, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Safer Natural Preservatives for Home Care and Cleaning Products


  • NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE, WASHINGTON DC, DC, UNITED STATES
  • Nanostructed Enzyme Assemblies for Lignocellulosic Biomass Breakdown for Bioproduct and Bioenergy Applications

  • Blow Spinning of Agricultural-Based Nanofibers for Value-Added Agricultural Applications


  • NORTH CAROLINA AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE, RALEIGH, NC, UNITED STATES
  • Fitness and Virulence of Antimicrobial-Resistant Campylobacter in the Poultry Production Ecosystem


  • NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY, RALEIGH, NC, UNITED STATES
  • Molecular Mechanisms for Interactions Between Listeria Monocytogenes and Produce


  • OMNIS MINERAL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC, SANTA BARBARA, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Crop Soil Evaluation and Optimization


  • PROSETTA BIOCONFORMATICS, INC., SAN FRANCISCO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Identifying Host Proteins That Facilitate the Assembly of Viral and Phage Capsids and Small Molecules That Interfere with This Assembly


  • REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, Davis, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Insects Associated with Eurasian Watermilfoil

  • Genomics, Bioinformatics and Database Development for Crop Improvement and Biofuel Research

  • Dairy Waste Water Use As Fertilizer

  • Development of Sustainable Processing Technologies for Improving the Healthiness, Quality and Safety of Speciality Crops and Their Waste Products

  • Assessment of Aquatic Weeds and Their Impacts on Mosquitoes; and Reduction of Pesticide Use in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta

  • Areawide Management of Invasive Weeds in the Sacramento/san Joaquin River Delta to Assist the California Division of Boating and Waterways

  • Socio-Economic Assessment of Areawide Pest Management of Aquatic Weeds in the Sacramento/ San Joaquin River Delta

  • Field Evaluation of Biocontrol Agent and Novel Application of Antimicrobial Edible Film in Postharvest Storage for Reducing Aflatoxin in Food

  • Novel Promoters to Control Gene Expression in Crop Plants

  • Commercial Demonstration of Innovative Energy Efficient Infrared Processing of Healthy Fruit and Vegetable Snacks


  • REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO, MOSCOW, ID, UNITED STATES
  • Risk Assessment and Intervention Strategies for the Emerging Food Safety Threat of Ochratoxin in the United States


  • SACRAMENTO-SAN JOAQUIN DELTA CONSERVANCY, West Sacramento, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Mapping and Prioritization of Sites for Biological and Integrated Control of Arundo in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta


  • SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY MOSQUITO & VECTOR CONTROL, Stockton, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Areawide Management of Aquatic Weeds in San Joaquin County


  • SANDSTONE DIAGNOSTICS, INC., LIVERMORE, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Toxin Detection with the Spindx Microfluidics Detection Technology


  • SYLVATEX INC., Sunnyvale, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Development of Renewable Diesel Additives from Ag-Byproducts


  • TREASURE BRANDS, LLC., San Francisco, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Commercial Demonstration of Innovative Energy Efficient Infrared Processing of Healthy Fruit and Vegetable Snacks


  • U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, VICKSBURG, MS, UNITED STATES
  • Factors Influencing the Sprouting Dynamics and Establishment of the Monoecious Biotype of Hydrilla

  • Factors Influencing the Establishment, Spread and Management of Invasive Ludwigia Species


  • U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE), BERKELEY, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Expanding the Breeder's Toolbox for Perennial Grasses


  • UN OF CA-MERCED, ADVANCED SOLAR TECH INSTITUT, MERCED, CA, USA
  • Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement Between ARS and the University of California Advanced Solar Technologies Institute (Uc Solar)

  • Development of a Solar Thermal Drum Dryer for Specialty Crop Purees and Pomaces


  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Identification of Salmonella Enterica Plant Colonization Fitness Traits Using Mutant Libraries and Barcode-Based Sequencing


  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS, DAVIS, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Mature Budwood: a New Explant for Agrobacterium-Mediated Citrus Transformation


  • UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA, ORLANDO, FL, UNITED STATES
  • Characterization of Pathogenic Mechanisms Associated with Shiga Toxin 2 Subtypes Produced by Escherichia Coli Strains


  • UNIVERSITY OF MAINE SYSTEM, ORONO, ME, UNITED STATES
  • Enhancing the Safety and Quality of Fresh Produce and Low-Moisture Foods


  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN - MADISON, MADISON, WI, UNITED STATES
  • Development of Detection Technologies for Bacterial Neurotoxins and Their Validation in Food Matrices


  • US ARMY ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT, ALEXANDRIA, VA, UNITED STATES
  • Improving Chemical Control of Flowering Rush Using Phenological Weak Points


  • USDA, GRAIN INSPECTION/PACKERS/STOCKYARDS ADM, WASHINGTON, DC, UNITED STATES
  • Evaluation of Laboratory Scale Rice Milling


  • Last Modified: 8/24/2016
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