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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
Air
Alfalfa
Almond
Animal research, general
Apple
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Bees, honey, and other pollinators, general
Biological Cell Systems
Canola
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Dairy cattle, live animal
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Durum wheat
Economy, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Endangered species
Fertilizers
Finfish
Forage legumes, other
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grasslands, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Hard white wheat
Honey bees
Horses, ponies, and mules
Houses (human residences), furniture, household equipment, non-textile
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Laboratory animals
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lentil
Lesquerella
Long fiber cotton
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Mountain grasslands, meadow, and alpine
Noncrop plant research
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Other swine products
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peanut
Peas (dry)
Pecan
People and communities, general/other
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Potato
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Rice
River basins
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Sugar beet
Summer annual grasses (includes forage sorghums, sudangrass, sorghum)
Sunflower
Sweet sorghum
Swine, live animal
The family and its members
The farm as an enterprise
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Turkey, live animal
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Viruses
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 habitats
Winter annual grasses (includes annual ryegrass)
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Research Projects within Sheep, live animal
item A Study of the Indigenous Fauna of Culicoides Midges in Western Canada
item African Swine Fever Threat Reduction Through Surveillance in the Ukraine, ARS # 693
item Analysis of Rift Valley Fever Virus Antibody Responses in Cattle and Sheep Following Infection and Vaccination
item Animal Studies in BSL-3 Containment at Pat Roberts Hall
item Biology of Dipteran Vectors of Diseases Impacting Livestock and Humans
item Biology of Mosquito Vectors of Arbovirus Transmission Associated with Emerging Disease Threats of Livestock
item BLUETONGUE VIRUS PATHOGENESIS, EPIDEMIOLOGY, AND CONTROL MEASURES
item Characterization of Mammalian Inflammatory and Innate Immune Responses to Culicoides Sonorensis Cellular Lipids and Evaluate use as Adjuvants
item COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH FOR FORAGE-BASED LIVESTOCK SYSTEMS
item Completion of the Evaluation of Rift Valley Fever Diagnostic Tests for use in a DIVA Control Strategy
item COUNTERMEASURES TO PREVENT, MITIGATE, AND CONTROL RIFT VALLEY FEVER (RVF)
item CULICOIDES CONTROL PROJECT
item CULICOIDES SONORENSIS TRANSCRIPTOME PROJECT
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (FY2014)
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (FY2015)
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (FY2016)
item Development and Evaluation of Diagnostic Applications for Arboviruses
item Development of a commercially-available DNA-based test for parentage, animal identification, and disease traceback in U.S. sheep
item DEVELOPMENT OF A COMMERCIALLY-AVAILABLE GENOTYPING TEST FOR HAPLOTYPES ENCODING OVINE TMEM154 PROTEINS
item Development of a Defined Methodology for Pathways Analysis of NBAF Priority Agents
item Development of a DIVA diagnostic assay for a Rift Valley fever (RVF) candidate vaccine referred to as MP-12-NSm-del
item Development of a non-Surgical Artificial Insemination Technique for Use with Sheep and Frozen-Thawed Ram Semen
item Development of a Non-Surgical Sheep Artificial Insemination Technique Utilizing Frozen-Thawed Semen
item Development of a Non-Surgical Sheep Artificial Insemination Technique Utilizing Frozen-Thawed Semen
item Development of a Sheep Artificial Insemination Procedure Utilizing Frozen-Thawed Semen and a Non-Surgical Insemination Technique
item Development of Animal Genetic Resources Information Network (Animal-GRIN) for U.S. and Brazilian Use
item DEVELOPMENT OF BIOSENSORS FOR THE DETECTION OF ARBOVIRUSES
item Ecology and Control of Insect Vectors
item Evaluation of Rift Valley Fever Diagnostic Tests for Use in a Diva Control Strategy
item FACTORS AFFECTING HEMATOPHAGOUS ARTHROPOD ATTRACTION TO INFECTED AND UNINFECTED ANIMALS
item Flies Associated with Livestock Production Systems
item Functional Genomics of Amblyomma variegatum
item GENERATION OF MONOCLONAL ANTIBODIES SPECIFIC FOR THE RECOMBINANT GN, N AND NSS PROTEINS OF RIFT VALLEY FEVER VIRUS
item Genetic and Biological Determinants Of Respiratory Diseases Of Ruminants
item GENETIC RESEARCH TO ENHANCE EFFICIENT AND SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION OF BEEF CATTLE AND SHEEP
item Genome and Transcriptome Sequencing of the Tropical Bont Tick
item Genomic and Metagenomic Differences in Foodborne Pathogens and Determination of Ecological Niches and Reservoirs
item Genomics of Livestock Pests
item Genotyping-by-Sequencing Training, Support, and Sequencing
item Horn Fly Antennal and Midgut Transcriptome Analysis
item Identification of Novel Vaccine Candidates against Transmission of Arthropod-Borne Pathogens
item Immunization of ABADRU Research Staff for Prevention of Rift Valley Fever
item Improved Nutrient Efficiency of Beef Cattle and Swine
item Modeling Japanese Encephalitis in US using Interconnected Networks
item National Animal Germplasm Program
item Pilot Program to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Biological Control to Reduce the Impact of Invasive Carrizo Cane on the Rio Grande River
item Predictive Biology of Emerging Vector-Borne Viral Diseases
item Preliminary Evaluation of Livestock and Wildlife Surveillance Tools for Rift Valley Fever
item RIFT VALLEY FEVER – EXPERIMENTAL VACCINE FORMULATIONS – ADJUVANTS FOR STABILE MODIFIED-LIVE VACCINES AND SUBUNIT VACCINES
item Scientific Knowledge and New Technology to Aid in the Selection and Management of the U.S. Beef, Swine, and Sheep Populations
item STRATEGIES TO OPTIMIZE MEAT QUALITY AND COMPOSITION OF RED MEAT ANIMALS
item Support Effort for Developing Scientific Information and New Technology to Solve High Priority Problems for U.S. Beef, Sheep, and Swine Industries
item The Impact of Insect Immunity on Vector Competence in Changing Environments
item Towards Novel Acaricide Development Against Cattle Fever Tick: GPCR Target Validation and Identification of Chemical Leads
item Veterinary Pest Genome and Transcriptome Bioinformatic Analysis
item Veterinary Pest Genome Sequencing and Transcriptome Analysis
item Virus and Vector Protein Expression
item Wildlife Surveillance for Arboviruses
item World Congress on Genetics as Applied to Livestock Production (WCGALP)
Last Modified: 8/27/2016
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