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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
Farm structures and related facilities
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
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Laboratory animals
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lentil
Lesquerella
Long fiber cotton
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, sheep
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Noncrop plant research
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Other Pollinators
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
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
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 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 HEALTH AND PLANT HEALTH RESEARCH
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 COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH FOR FORAGE-BASED LIVESTOCK SYSTEMS
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 (FY2013)
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (FY2014)
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 BIOSENSORS FOR THE DETECTION OF ARBOVIRUSES
item ESTABLISH A GENERAL FRAMEWORK FOR COOPERATION AND COORDINATION BETWEEN THE CENTER FOR GRAIN AND ANIMAL HEALTH RESEARCH AND KANSAS ST. UNIV.
item EVALUATION OF NEW MOLECULAR TARGETS TO CONTROL ARBOVIRUS TRANSMISSION
item EVALUATION OF RIFT VALLEY FEVER DIAGNOSTIC TESTS FOR USE IN A DIVA CONTROL STRATEGY
item EVALUATION OF RIFT VALLEY FEVER DIAGNOSTIC TESTS FOR USE IN A DIVA CONTROL STRATEGY
item EXPLORING GENOMIC DIFFERENCES AND ECOLOGICAL RESERVOIRS TO CONTROL FOODBORNE PATHOGENS
item FACTORS AFFECTING HEMATOPHAGOUS ARTHROPOD ATTRACTION TO INFECTED AND UNINFECTED ANIMALS
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 Genomics of Livestock Pests
item Genotyping-by-Sequencing Training, Support, and Sequencing
item Horn Fly Antennal and Midgut Transcriptome Analysis
item Immunization of ABADRU Research Staff for Prevention of Rift Valley Fever
item IMPROVED NUTRIENT EFFICIENCY OF BEEF CATTLE AND SWINE
item INTEGRATED APPROACHES FOR PROTECTION OF ANIMALS FROM VECTOR-BORNE PATHOGENS
item INVESTIGATIONS OF NOVEL TARGET-SPECIFIC LIGANDS FOR ACETYLCHOLINESTERASES OF ARTHROPOD PESTS
item Modeling Japanese Encephalitis in US using Interconnected Networks
item MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF BITING FLIES AFFECTING LIVESTOCK
item MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF FACTORS AFFECTING COMPETENCE OF INSECTS FOR VIRUS INFECTION AND TRANSMISSION
item National Animal Germplasm Program
item NETWORK BASED MODELING OF ARTHROPODS, HUMANS, AND ANIMALS TO BETTER UNDERSTAND VECTOR-BORNE DISEASE TRANSMISSION
item Pilot Program to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Biological Control to Reduce the Impact of Invasive Carrizo Cane on the Rio Grande River
item POPULATION GENETICS OF NORTH AMERICAN RIFT VALLEY FEVER DISEASE VECTORS
item Predictive Biology of Emerging Vector-Borne Viral Diseases
item Preliminary Evaluation of Livestock and Wildlife Surveillance Tools for Rift Valley Fever
item Preliminary Mosquito Surveillance for Rift Valley Fever
item RESEARCH ON ARTHROPOD-VECTORED DISEASES OF LIVESTOCK
item RIFT VALLEY FEVER – DIAGNOSTIC TESTS FOR DIVA CONTROL STRATEGY
item RIFT VALLEY FEVER – EXPERIMENTAL VACCINE FORMULATIONS – ADJUVANTS FOR STABILE MODIFIED-LIVE VACCINES AND SUBUNIT VACCINES
item RIFT VALLEY FEVER DIAGNOSIS AND VACCINE DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION
item Scientific Information and New Technology to Solve High Priority Problems for the U.S. Beef, Swine, and Sheep Industries
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 The Differential Gene Expression of the Gene's Organ in the Cattle Fever Tick, Rhipicephalus microplus
item The Impact of Insect Immunity on Vector Competence in Changing Environments
item VECTOR COMPETENCE OF NORTH AMERICAN RIFT VALLEY FEVER DISEASE VECTORS
item Veterinary Pest Genome Sequencing and Transcriptome Analysis
item Wildlife Surveillance for Arboviruses
item World Congress on Genetics as Applied to Livestock Production (WCGALP)
Last Modified: 11/13/2013