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Agave
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
Fiber crops, general/other
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
Paper and pulp derived products
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
Rangelands and grasslands, general
item A Proposal to Expand the Soil Health, Soil Testing, and Grazing Land Management Cooperation between ARS (Temple, TX) and Texas NRCS
item A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO SEEDLING ESTABLISHMENT ON DEGRADED RANGELAND: MANAGING ECOLOGICAL PROCESSES DRIVING RECRUITMENT BOTTLENECKS
item Acquiring and Integrating Big Data into ARS Models to Assess Historical Hydro-climatic Trends and Projected Climate Impacts at LTAR Locations
item Adaptive Grazing Management Strategies for Semiarid Rangelands
item Adaptive Rangeland Management of Livestock Grazing, Disturbance, and Climatic Variation
item ADVANCING SUSTAINABLE AND RESILIENT CROPPING SYSTEMS FOR THE SHORT GROWING SEASONS AND COLD, WET SOILS OF THE UPPER MIDWEST
item AGRICULTURAL LAND MANAGEMENT TO OPTIMIZE PRODUCTIVITY AND NATURAL RESOURCE CONSERVATION AT FARM AND WATERSHED SCALES
item ANALYSIS OF SOIL CARBON FRACTIONS FROM PRE-TREATMENT CORES FROM THE LONG-TERM BIOMASS EXPERIMENT
item APPLICATION OF OPTICS TO ESTIMATE RANGELAND PRODUCTION AND VIEW OBSTRUCTION READING (VOR) AT THE GRAND RIVER NATIONAL GRASSLAND
item ARS-El Reno IAG Dataset and Review Input for Pastureland CEAP Modeling
item ARS-El Reno IAG Dataset and Review Input for Patureland CEAP Modeling
item ARS-Las Cruces IAG for WEMO, NRI, ESD and STM Products and Input
item ASSESSMENT OF RANGELAND AND TURF GRASSES FOR ABIOTIC STRESS RESPONSE
item Assessment, Conservation and Management of Rangelands in Transition
item Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment (AGWA) to Aid in Sustaining Mlitary Mission and Training
item BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES FOR BIOMASS PRODUCTION IN OKLAHOMA
item CARBON SEQUESTRATION AND GREENHOUSE GAS FLUXES IN U.S. AGRICULTURE: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR MITIGATION AND COMPANION AGQUICK CAST
item CEAP Tool Development for Great Basin Rangelands
item Climate Change and Rangeland Ecosystem Services: Economic Impacts of Managing for Soil Health
item COLLABORATIVE CATTLE RESEARCH BETWEEN ARS AND NDSU-HETTINGER RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
item Collaborative Long-Term Agro-ecosystem Research (LTAR) Efforts in the High Plains and Thunder Basin
item Collaborative Long-Term Agro-ecosystem Research (LTAR) efforts: Livestock Grazing in Rangelands and Pastures
item COLLECTION AND EVALUATION OF PLANT MATERIALS FOR RANGELANDS OF THE INTERMOUNTAIN REGION OF THE WESTERN U.S.
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Sample Analysis 2014
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Watersheds 2014
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2014 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project-Grazinglands (Boise 2012)
item COOPERATIVE RESEARCH AT THE REGIONAL BIOMASS RESEARCH CENTERS (RBRC)
item Cooperative Science & Management Program Between the BLM Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area & the USDA/ARS
item DELIVERY OF THE OMS-BASED AGES-W RESOURCE CONCERNS ASSESSMENT MODEL FOR EVALUATING WATER/NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION EFFECTS
item Desatoya Mountains Project and the Porter Canyon Experimental Watershed
item Develop Improved Plant Genetic Resources to Enhance Pasture and Rangeland Productivity in the Semiarid Regions of the Western U.S.
item DEVELOP THE FEEDSTOCK READINESS TOOL
item DEVELOPING PROTOCOLS FOR MAXIMIZING ESTABLISHMENT OF THREE GREAT BASIN LEGUME SPECIES
item DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION OF GENETIC MARKERS AND MAPS FOR BREEDING PERENNIAL FORAGE, RANGE, AND TURF PLANTS OF THE WESTERN U.S.
item DEVELOPMENT OF COOL-SEASON GRASS FOR USE IN DRYLAND SEMIARID GROWING ENVIRONMENTS IN THE U.S. AND P.R. CHINA
item Development of Improved Grass and Legume Germplasm and Management Technologies for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Pastures
item DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL COOL-SEASON GRASSES AND LEGUMES FOR USE IN IRRIGATED AND NON-IRRIGATED DRY TEMPERATE GROWING ENVIRONMENTS
item Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses and Legumes for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Temperate Growing Environments
item Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Temperature Growing Environments
item Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Growing Environments
item DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL COOL-SEASON GRASSES, LEGUMES, AND FORAGE SHRUB GERMPLASM FOR USE IN IRRIGATED AND NON-IRRIGATED DRY ENVIRONMENTS
item Development of Novel Grasses for Use in Temperate Growing Environments
item Development of Technologies and Plant Germplasm for Management and Remediation of Degraded Rangelands
item Discovery and Evaluation of Biological Control Agents of Medusahead Rye and Other Important Weeds of Western U.S. Rangelands
item DROUGHT-INDUCED MORTALITY OF TREES: ECOSYSTEM CHANGES UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE
item Ecohydrological Processes, Scale, Climate Variability, and Watershed Management
item Ecological Interactions in Integrated and Biologically-Based Management of Invasive Plant Species in Western Rangelands
item ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT OF GRASSHOPPERS AND OTHER INSECT PESTS IN THE NORTHERN GREAT PLAINS
item Educational and Scientific Cooperation Between the University of Idaho and the USDA Agricultural Research Service
item Enhanced alfalfa and forage productivity through molecular detection and characterization of plant nematodes
item Enhanced System Models and Decision Support Tools to Optimize Water Limited Agriculture
item ENHANCED SYSTEM MODELS, MANAGEMENT AND CULTIVAR ADAPTATIONS TO LIMITED WATER AND CLIMATE CHANGE, AND TOOLS FOR PRECISION MANAGEMENT
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in Colorado with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in Nebraska with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in North Dakota with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in South Dakota with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in Wyoming with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Enhancing Decision-Making by Agricultural Producers in Wyoming with Weather Variability: Reducing Enterprise Risk and Increasing Resilience
item Environmental Vulnerability, Assessment, and Monitoring of Grazing Systems Under Index-Based Livestock Insurance Programs in East Africa
item Evaluate and Develop Improved Grasses and Legumes for Grazing and Dry Climates
item Evaluate and Develop Low Maintenance Turfgrasses
item Evaluation of Beef Cattle Performance and Pasture Management Under Diverse Forage and Grazing Systems and Climate Scenarios
item Evaluation of Newly Developed Pigeon Pea Lines for Sustainable Cereal-Legume Cropping System in the Southern Great Plains
item EVALUATION OF NOVEL ENTOMOPATHOGENIC FUNGI FOR GRASSHOPPER MANAGEMENT
item EVALUATION OF ORCHARDGRASS VARIETIES AND GERMPLASM FOR TOLERANCE OR RESISTANCE TO THE CHOKE CAUSING FUNGUS EPICHLOE TYPHINA
item Field and Laboratory Analysis of Soil Samples for the Terrestrial Observation System of NEON
item FORAGE YIELD AND PERSISTENCE OF SUMMER DORMANT TALL FESCUE
item GLOBAL CHANGE IN SEMI-ARID RANGELANDS: ECOSYSTEM RESPONSES AND MANAGEMENT ADAPTATIONS
item GRASS-LEGUME MIXTURES TO ENHANCE SUSTAINABILITY OF IRRIGATED PASTURES
item GRASS-LEGUME MIXTURES TO ENHANCE SUSTAINABILITY OF IRRIGATED PASTURES
item Grassland Productivity and Carbon Dynamics: Consequences of Change in Atmospheric CO2, Precipitation, and Plant Species Composition, ...
item GRAZING LANDS CONSERVATION EFFECTS ASSESSMENT PROJECT
item HEADQUARTERS COOPERATIVE PROGRAMS - NATURAL RESOURCES AND SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURAL SYSTEMS (NR&SAS)
item IDENTIFICATION OF PLANT-PARASITIC NEMATODES AND PROVIDING RELATED EXPERTISE TO APHIS
item Implications of Climatic Variability on Agricultural Productivity and Resource Conservation in Semiarid Agro-Ecosystems
item Improve and Enhance the Object Modeling System (OMS) for Building New Models and Conservation Tools and Transferring This Technology
item Improved Management to Balance Production and Conservation in Great Plains Rangelands
item Improved Management to Balance Production and Conservation in Great Plains Rangelands
item Improving Extraction and Identification Methodologies for the Plant Pathogenic Nematodes Bursaphelenchus and Aphelenchoides
item Improving Extraction and Identification Methodologies for the Plant Pathogenic Nematodes Bursaphelenchus and Aphelenchoides
item Initiating the Southwest Regional Climate Hub: FY2014
item INNOVATIVE CONSERVATION APPROACHES TO INVASIVE PLANT MANAGEMENT IN THE MISSOURI RIVER WATERSHED-REMOVE SALTCEDAR AND RUSSIAN OLIVE
item Integrated Forage Systems for Food and Energy Production in the Southern Great Plains
item Inter-Compare and Improve Soil-Crop Models for Evaluating Effects of Climate Change and Adaptations on Production and Natural Resources
item Long-term implications of prescribed fire in the western Great Plains: Responses of soil, vegetation, fuel loads and modeled fire behavior
item Long-Term Implications of Prescribed Fire in the Western Great Plains: Responses of Soil, Vegetation, Fuel Loads and Modeled Fire Behavior
item MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES FOR CONSERVATION OF WESTERN RANGELANDS
item Management, Habitat, Chihuahuan Desert-Phase III
item MOLECULAR, PHYSIOLOGOCAL, AND AGRONOMIC CHARACTERIZATION OF SALT TOLERANT ALFALFA GERMPLASM
item Monitoring Climatic Changes in Northwest Oklahoma
item MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR IDENTIFICATION AND SYSTEMATICS OF AGRICULTURALLY IMPORTANT NEMATODES
item MOU WITH SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY, EDWARDSVILLE NATIONAL CORN-TO-ETHANOL RESEARCH CENTER
item New technologies to enhance sustainability of northern Great Plains grasslands
item Northern Plains Regional Climate Hub
item Northern Rockies Invasive Plant Council (NRIPC)
item NRCS Hydrology Tool
item Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
item Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
item PHYSIOLOGICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF SALT TOLERANT ALFALFA GERMPLASM
item Plant Conservation Alliance
item Porter Canyon Experimental Watershed: Quantifying the Effects of Piñon and Juniper Control on Ecosystem Processes
item Precipitation Manipulations in Diverse and Simple Grasslands
item Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Effectiveness through the GRA Croplands Greenhouse Gas Network (MAGGnet)
item Rangeland Management Textbook
item Rangeland Production and Condition Following Spring Wildfire
item Rangeland Production and Condition Following Spring Wildfire
item REDUCING THE IMPACT OF INVASIVE WEEDS IN NORTHERN GREAT PLAINS RANGELANDS THROUGH BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AND COMMUNITY RESTORATION
item Reducing the Impact of Invasive Weeds in Northern Great Plains Rangelands through Biological Control and Community Restoration
item REGARDING THE NEED FOR INCREASED EFFORTS IN MANAGEMENT AND RESTORATION OF SAGEBRUSH COMMUNITIES IN THE GREAT BASIN
item Remote Assessment of Senescent Grassland Landscapes
item RENEWAL ON THE STANDING ROCK SIOUX RESERVATION: LAND, CATTLE, BEEF, AND PEOPLE
item RESEARCH AND MODIFY RZWQM2 MODEL FOR SIMULATING PESTICIDE TRANSPORT AND FATE IN SURFACE WATER FROM CALIFORNIA AGRICULTURAL FIELDS
item RESTORATION OF HALOGETON-INVADED SALT-DESERT SHRUBLANDS WITH IMPROVED PLANT MATERIALS
item Sagebrush Steppe Treatment Evaluation Project (SageSTEP)
item Science Education Curricula Development and Outreach Programs
item SEEDLING ESTABLISHMENT UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE
item Seeds of Success and Global Change: Using Native Diversity for Long-Term Revegetation Success
item Software Support for WEPS
item SOIL AND GAS FLUX RESPONSE TO IMPROVED MANAGEMENT IN COLD, SEMIARID AGROECOSYSTEMS
item Soil Testing for Soil Health
item SPATIAL DATA AND IMPLEMENTATION TOOLS FOR DISTRIBUTED WATERSHED MODELING ADDRESSING NRCS RESOURCE CONCERNS
item SPATIAL DATA AND IMPLEMENTATION TOOLS FOR DISTRIBUTED WATERSHED MODELING ADDRESSING NRCS RESOURCE CONCERNS
item Spatial Modeling of Agricultural Watersheds: Water and Nutrient Management and Targeted Conservation Effects at Field to Watershed Scales
item Sponsorship of the X International Rangeland Congress
item Support for the "Usable Science for Rangeland Sustainability Workshop" (PA-14-011)
item Supporting Climate-Smart Decision Making in Arizona, USDA Southwest Climate Hub
item Supporting Climate-Smart Decision Making in Hawaii, USDA Southwest Climate Hub
item Supporting Climate-Smart Decision Making in Nevada, USDA Southwest Climate Hub
item Supporting Climate-Smart Decision Making in New Mexico, USDA Southwest Climate Hub
item Supporting Climate-Smart Decision Making in Utah, USDA Southwest Climate Hub
item SUSCEPTIBILITY TO ENCROACHMENT BY INVASIVE PLANT SPECIES OF MONOCULTURES AND MIXTURES
item Sustaining Southern Plains Landscapes through Plant Genetics and Sound Forage-Livestock Production Systems
item Temporal Trends in Climate in the Great Plains
item TESTING PERENNIAL GRASSES FOR LOW-INPUT BIOMASS PRODUCTION AND PERSISTENCE IN COLD HIGH-ELEVATION GROWING ENVIRONMENTS OF THE WESTERN U.S.
item THE EVALUATION OF NOVEL COOL-SEASON GRASSES, LEGUMES AND FORAGE SHRUB GERMPLASM FOR USE IN IRRIGATED AND NONIRRIGATED TEMPERATE ENVIRONMENTS
item The Human and Environmental Impacts of Migratory Pastoralism and Index-Based Livestock Insurance in Arid and Semi-Arid East Africa
item Validate ARS Wind Erosion Model
item VEGETATION SAMPLING AND DATA ANALYSIS
item Weather Data and Forecasting Applications for Management of Ecologic Site Transitions (University of Idaho)
item Weather Data and Forecasting Applications for Management of Ecologic Site Transitions (Utah State University)
item Weather data and forecasting applications for management of ecological site transitions
Last Modified: 2/24/2014