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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Projects Subjects of Investigation at this Location
Each ARS research project has related subjects of investigation. Listed below are the subjects of investigation currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a subject of investigation will list the research projects within that subject of investigation.

Subjects of Investigation
Arboreta and botanical gardens
Atmosphere, general/other
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Chemurgic Crops
Citrus, general/other
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Conifer forests of the West
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cultured aquatic animals, general/other
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Durum wheat
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Fungi (includes yeast)
General Commodity
General technology
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Honey bees
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Narcotic plants
Noncrop plant research
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other animals, general
Other cultured shellfish
Parks and urban green space
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soil and land, general
Solanaceous and related crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sweet potato
Swine, general/other
Swine, live animal
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Turkey, live animal
Vegetables, general/other
Viroids, mycoplasmas, spiroplasmas, etc.
Water resources
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Research Projects within Insects
item Chemical Signals for Manipulating Mosquito Behavior
item Collaborative Research: the Role of Floral Secondary Compounds in Bee Performance and Disease Transmission in a Natural Ecosystem
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2013)
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2013)
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2014)
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (Fy2014)
item Develop Novel Reduced Risk Public Health Pesticides and Insect Repellents
item Discovery and Development of Chemicals for Integrated Pest Management of Biting Arthropods and Urban Pests
item Host and Mate-Finding Behavior of the Plum Curculio: Development of a Multi-Life Stage Management Strategy for a Key Tree Fruit Pest
item Identification and Deployment of Rice Stalk Stink Bug, Tibraca Limbativentris, Pheromone
item Identification of Insects and Mites of Importance to Quarantine and Biosecurity
item Identification of the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Pheromone
item Managing Honey Bees Against Disease and Colony Stress
item Mite Systematics and Arthropod Diagnostics with Emphasis on Invasive Species
item Molecular Systematics of Peruvian Flies (Diptera)
item Monitoring Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in the Pacific Northwest
item Olfactory Proteins As Targets for Manipulating Mosquito Behavior
item Open-Access Web Delivery of Global Prey/predator Association Data for Sternorrhyncha(hemiptera)&neuropterida(neuroptera, Megaloptera, Raphidioptera)
item Resistance Management of Pyrethroids Used for Vector Control
item Sampling of Fruit Flies in South America
item Sampling, Identification, and Characterization of Peruvian Fruit Flies
item Sustainable Management of Invasive and Indigenous Insects of Urban Landscapes
item Systematic Research Support for Insects of Agricultural Importance
item Systematics of Flies of Agricultural and Environmental Importance
item Systematics of Hemiptera and Related Groups: Plant Pests, Predators, and Disease Vectors
item Systematics of Parasitic and Herbivorous Wasps of Agricultural Importance
item Use and Development of the National Museum of Natural History Entomological Collection
Last Modified: 8/27/2014
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