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Air
Alfalfa
Almond
Animal research, general
Annual grasses, other
Apple
Apricot
Arboreta and botanical gardens
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Banana
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Bees, honey, and other pollinators, general
Berries and cane fruits, other
Biological Cell Systems
Blueberry
Broadleaf forests of the North
Broadleaf forests of the South
Canola
Carrot
Castor
Catfish
Cheese
Chemurgic Crops
Cherry
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cocoa
Coffee
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Conifer forests of the West
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cotton, other
Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
Cranberry
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cultured aquatic animals, general/other
Cuphea
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Date
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Drainage and irrigation facilities and systems
Duck and goose, live animal
Durum wheat
Economy, general/other
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Eggplant
Eggs
Endangered species
Farm structures and related facilities
Feed and feed additives
Fertilizers
Filbert
Finfish
Flax
Florist crops, other
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Forage legumes, other
Fungi (includes yeast)
General Commodity
General technology
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapefruit
Grapes, other
Grasslands, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Guayule
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Hard white wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Herbs and spices
Honey bees
Hops
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Kenaf
Kiwi
Laboratory animals
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lemon
Lentil
Lesquerella
Long fiber cotton
Machinery and equipment
Mango
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, sheep
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Milk
Mint
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Mixed conifer-broadleaf forests
Mountain grasslands, meadow, and alpine
Narcotic plants
Nectarine
Nematodes
Noncrop plant research
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Orange
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other animals, general
Other beef cattle products
Other cultured finfish
Other cultured shellfish
Other dairy cattle products
Other Pollinators
Other poultry products
Other products of the forest
Other swine products
Oysters
Papaya
Parks and urban green space
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Peanut
Pear
Peas (dry)
Peas (fresh, fresh-processed)
Pecan
People and communities, general/other
Peppers
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Pineapple
Pinyon-juniper
Plant research, general
Plum
Potato
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Rape
Raspberry
Red clover
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Rhizomes, tubers, bulbs, and root crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Rice
River basins
Rubber, gum, and resin plants, other
Rye
Salmon
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sewage and waste disposal facilities and systems
Sheep and wool, general/other
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solanaceous and related crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Solar radiation
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Strawberry
Striped bass
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sugar crops, general/other
Summer annual grasses (includes forage sorghums, sudangrass, sorghum)
Sunflower
Sweet potato
Sweet sorghum
Sweetcorn
Swine, general/other
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
The family and its members
The farm as an enterprise
Tilapia
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Trout
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Turkey, live animal
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Viroids, mycoplasmas, spiroplasmas, etc.
Viruses
Walnut
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife and natural fisheries, general/other
Wildlife habitats
Wine grapes
Winter annual grasses (includes annual ryegrass)
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Wood and wood products
Wool fiber
Remote sensing equipment and technology
item A GOES THERMAL-BASED DROUGHT EARLY WARNING INDEX FOR NIDIS
item A NEW-GENERATION FLOOD FORECASTING SYSTEM USING OBSERVATIONS FROM SPACE
item A Unified and Coherent Land Surface Temperature and Emissivity (LST&E) Earth System Data Record (ESDR) for Earth Science
item ACCELERATED DEVELOPMENT OF COMMERCIAL HYDROTREATED RENEWABLE JET (HRJ) FUEL FROM REDESIGNED OILSEED FEEDSTOCK SUPPLY CHAINS
item Aerial Application Technology for Sustainable Crop Production
item AIRBORNE MICROWAVE OBSERVATORY OF SUBCANOPY AND SUBSURFACE (AIRMOSS)
item ALBEDO TRENDS RELATED TO LAND COVER CHANGE AND DISTURBANCE: A MULTI-SENSOR APPROACH
item Albedo Trends Related to Land Cover Change and Disturbance: A Multi-sensor Approach
item Application for Soil Moisture Active/Passive (SMAP) Science Definition Team
item APPLICATION OF LIDAR TECHNOLOGY FOR MEASUREMENT OF EMISSION AND DISPERSION FROM AGRICULTURAL SYSTEMS
item Application of the Auto-Tuned Land Assimilation System (ATLAS) Algorithm to ASCAT Soil Moisture Evaluation
item Assessing Agricultural Burning and Black Carbon Emissions in Russia Using Remote Sensing Approaches
item Assessing the Effects and Effectiveness of Conservation Practices Through Advanced Geospatial Techniques
item ASSESSING THE EFFECTS AND EFFECTIVENESS OF WINTER COVER CROPS USING REMOTE SENSING AND OTHER ADVANCED GEOSPATIAL TECHNIQUES
item CEAP - WETLANDS MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL STUDY (2012/2013)
item CEAP-Wetlands Mid-Atlantic Regional Study (2013/2014)
item Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Dairy Systems of the Great Lakes Region
item Combining Remote Sensing and Simulation Modeling to Study Hydrologic and Crop Growth Processes of Agricultural Systems
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
item Continuation of AMSR-E Climate Records with JAXA AMSR2
item CONTRIBUTION OF WOODY VEGETATION TO ORGANIC MATTER CONTENT OF SOILS UNDER FOREST PLANTATIONS-ASSESSMENT FOR BIOENERGY PRODUCTION
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (FY2014)
item Determining the Thermal Sensor Revisit Interval for Remotely Monitoring Evapotranspiration at Field Scales
item DEVELOPMENT OF A MULTI-SCALE REMOTE-SENSING BASED FRAMEWORK FOR MAPPING DROUGHT OVER NORTH AMERICA
item DEVELOPMENT OF A SNOW MODEL FOR TSEB/ALEXI
item DEVELOPMENT OF A SOIL MOISTURE PRODUCT USING AQUARIUS/SAC-D OBSERVATIONS
item Development of Continuous Multi-Satellite Land Surface Temperature Products
item Development of Instruments for Measurement of Particulates and Gases from Agricultural Operations
item DUAL ASSIMILATION OF MICROWAVE AND THERMAL-INFRARED SATELLITE OBSERVATIONS OF SOIL MOISTURE INTO NLDAS FOR IMPROVED DROUGHT MONITORING
item ECOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY FORECASTING USING ROOT-ZONE SOIL MOISTURE PRODUCTS DERIVED FROM THE NASA SMAP MISSION
item ECOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY FORECASTING USING ROOT-ZONE SOIL MOISTURE PRODUCTS DERIVED FROM THE NASA SMAP MISSION
item ENHANCING THE USDA GLOBAL CROP PRODUCTION DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM WITH NASA LAND INFORMATION SYSTEM AND WATER CYCLE SATELLITE OBSERVATIONS
item ENHANCING WATER CONSERVATION AND CROP PRODUCTIVITY IN IRRIGATED AGRICULTURE
item Estimating Soil Moisture Content with WindSat and Remotely Sensed Vegetation Water Content
item Evaluating & Predicting H2O Consumption by Irrigated Agriculture in Israel & US: Inverse Biophysical Modeling Utilizing Spaceborne Imagery
item EVALUATION AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE AQUA/AMSR-E SOIL MOISTURE ALGORITHM
item EVALUATION OF SPRAY DRIFT AND INTERCEPTION BY BIOBUFFERS USING MICROMETEOROLOGICAL AND LIDAR TECHNIQUES
item Evaluation of the Cropgro-Cotton Model for Arizona Cotton Production Systems
item Field Scale Assessment of Factors Controlling Corn and Soybean Production Efficienty
item Great Plains Agroforestry: Evaluation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Carbon Sequestration as Potential Long-term Revenue Streams to Diversify...
item Identifying the Cause and Subsequent Remediation of Foaming in Swine Manure Management Systems
item IMPACTS OF BIOFUEL DEVELOPMENT ON CARBON MANAGEMENT AND AGRICULTURAL CONSERVATION PRACTICES
item IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AGMIP PROGRAM FOR SOUTH ASIA AND SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA
item Implementing Statewide Adaptive Cover Crop Management Tools in the State of Maryland and Piloting Support for Adjacent States
item Implementing the Two Source Energy Balance Model Modified for Snow (TSEBS) within the Operational ALEXI Modeling System
item INCREASE ECOLOGICAL AND MANAGERIAL KNOWLEDGE PERTAINING TO THE SHORTGRASS STEPPE ECOSYSTEM
item Initiating the Midwest Regional Climate Hub: FY 2014
item Leveraging Remote Sensing, Land Surface Modeling and Ground-based Observations ... Variables within Heterogeneous Agricultural Landscapes
item LONG-TERM ECOLOGICAL RESEARCH ON THE SHORTGRASS STEPPE
item MANAGEMENT OF AGRICULTURAL AND NATURAL RESOURCE SYSTEMS TO REDUCE ATMOSPHERIC EMISSIONS AND INCREASE RESILIENCE TO CLIMATE CHANGE
item MAPPING AND MONITORING OF WETLAND DYNAMICS FOR IMPROVED RESILIENCE AND DELIVERY OF ECOSYSTEM SERVICES IN THE MID-ATLANTIC REGION
item Mapping Evapotranspiration and Stress Over Vineyards Using High Resolution Thermal Remote Sensing 1 IOP
item Mapping Evapotranspiration and Stress Over Vineyards Using High Resolution Thermal Remote Sensing Data 2 IOP
item Memorandum of Understanding Between the California Institute of Technology Jet Propulsion Laboratory...Agricultural Research Service
item MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN USDA FOREST SERVICE NORTHERN RESEARCH STATION AND USDA ARS BA
item Mid-Atlantic Regional Wetland Conservation Effects Assessment Project: Plant Biodiversity Support
item MULTI-AGENCY COLLABORATION ON GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS) BASED METHODS FOR ASSESSING WATERSHED CONNECTIVITY
item NASA'S PROJECT NILE: DISTRIBUTED HYDROLOGICAL INFORMATION FOR BASIN-WIDE WATER MANAGEMENT
item Pedological Processes Linking Wetland Restoration Practices to Ecosystem Services
item QUANTIFYING AND MONITORING NUTRIENT CYCLING, CARBON DYNAMICS AND SOIL PRODUCTIVITY AT FIELD, WATERSHED AND REGIONAL SCALES
item RANGELAND RESEARCH TO INCREASE ECOLOGICAL AND MANAGERIAL KNOWLEDGE
item REMOTE SENSING OF WETLAND RESTORATION HYDROLOGY IN MARYLAND
item ROUTINE MAPPING OF LAND-SURFACE CARBON, WATER AND ENERGY FLUXES AT FIELD TO REGIONAL SCALES BY FUSING MULTI-SCALE AND MULTI-SENSOR IMAGERY
item Single Channel Soil Moisture Algorithm and Validation in the U.S.
item Soil Health: Biotic Fertilizers Help Build the Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
item SOIL MOISTURE ACTIVE PASSIVE (SMAP) IN SITU SENSOR TESTBED
item Soil Moisture Active/Passive (SMAP) Funding
item SOIL MOISTURE VALIDATION IN THE U.S. AND A LAND TEMPERATURE PRODUCT
item Swine diet formulation and its effect on deep pit foaming
item USDA Black Carbon Initiative: A Portfolio of Proposed Activities
item Use of Evaporative Stress Index For Assessing Drought
item Using Triple Collocation to Leverage Sparse Ground-Based Observations for SMAP Calibration/Validation Activities
item Utility of Thermal-Based Two-Source Model for Routine Evapotranspiration Estimation of Vineyards
item VALIDATION OF SATELLITE-BASED SOIL MOISTURE PRODUCTS USING IN SITU DATA
item Validation of SMAP Soil Moisture Products with In Situ and Satellite Observations
item Wetland-Stream Hydrologic Connectivity and Ecosystem Services
Last Modified: 2/24/2014