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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 Climate
item A Proposal to Expand the Soil Health, Soil Testing, and Grazing Land Management Cooperation between ARS (Temple, TX) and Texas NRCS
item A Southern Plains Mitigation Strategy for the Southern Plains
item ADAPTING SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION TO MEET THE CHALLENGES OF A CHANGING CLIMATE
item Adaptive Grazing Management Strategies for Semiarid Rangelands
item AGRICULTURAL LAND MANAGEMENT TO OPTIMIZE PRODUCTIVITY AND NATURAL RESOURCE CONSERVATION AT FARM AND WATERSHED SCALES
item ARS-Las Cruces IAG for WEMO, NRI, ESD and STM Products and Input
item Automated Geospatial Watershed Assessment (AGWA) to Aid in Sustaining Military Mission and Training
item Building the Climate Science Capacity of Extension Professionals
item CEAP-Grazing Lands ESD & NRI Support for Modeling
item Climate Variability and Change in Central Oklahoma
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 Collaborative Research in Atmospheric Modeling and Sensing
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Sample Analysis 2014
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Watersheds 2014
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Watersheds 2015
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2014 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
item Delivery of the OMS-Based Ages-W Resource Concerns Assessment Model for Evaluating Water/Nutrient Management and Conservation Effects
item DEVELOPING A MULTI-SCALE, MULTIPLE-OBJECTIVE OPTIMIZATION FRAMEWORK FOR UPPER WASHITA RIVER BASIN CEAP WATERSHEDS
item Development and Evaluation of Sustainable Crop and Grassland Production Systems
item DROUGHT-INDUCED MORTALITY OF TREES: ECOSYSTEM CHANGES UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE
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 Montana 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 STEM Education Partnerships and Public Education Regarding Agroecosystem Sustainability in a Dynamic World
item Field and Laboratory Analysis of Soil Samples for the Terrestrial Observation System of NEON
item Global Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analyses of Agricultural Policy/Environmental eXtender (APEX) Model
item Grazing Management School for Southern Great Plains
item Implementation of In-Stream, Streambank, and Riparian Practices in Conjunction of Upland Practices for Conservation of Water Resources
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 Installation, Operation, and Maintenance of a National Wind Erosion Research Network Site, South San Luis Lakes TNC Parcel
item Inter-Compare and Improve Soil-Crop Models for Evaluating Effects of Climate Change and Adaptations on Production and Natural Resources
item Investigation of the Impact of Arundo donax in Mexico and Evaluation of Candidate Biological Control Agents
item Laboratory Support for Air, Soil, and Water Quality Nexus Research
item Long-term Abiotic Data Measurements for Jornada Long-term Agricultural Research (LTAR)
item MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES FOR CONSERVATION OF WESTERN RANGELANDS
item Management, Habitat, Chihuahuan Desert-Phase III
item Managing Agricultural Landscapes - Selecting Practices for Place and Time
item Managing and Modeling Deficit Irrigation and Limited Rainfall for Crop Production in Semi-Arid Regions
item MCC Mongolia Rangeland Assessment and Monitoring 2015
item Modeling Soil and Soil-plant Interaction Responses to Wind and Extreme Precipitation and Temperature Events under Different Management Strategies
item Monitoring and Evaluating Water Resources in Upper Washita River Basin
item Multi-scale analysis of microbe-climate interactions in greenhous emissions from grasslands and croplands with livestock and manure use
item Nutrient Tracking Tool (NTT) Consultation Services
item Operation of the ARS Micronet to Provide a Long-Term, High Spatial Resolution Climate Record for Study of Hydrologic and Agricultural Systems
item Outreach, Curriculum Development, and Extension Collaboration for the Southern Plains Regional Climate Hub
item Parameterize and Calibrate NTT to Support Nation-wide Deployment
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 Science and Technology Transfer for the Wind Erosion Prediction System (WEPS)
item Science Education Curricula Development and Outreach Programs
item Science-Based Decision Support Tool for Land Managers to Enhance Climate-Informed Decision Making Regarding Short- and Long-Term Effects of Drought
item Scientific Support and Partnership for Renewable Resources programs in BLM NM
item Site-based Accuracy Assessments of Earth Observations Products for Agriculture: A Workshop to Inform a National Strategy
item Siting, Sizing, and Installation of Flumes to Support Hydrologic Investigations at the Grazinglands Research Laboratory’s LTAR Research Site
item Software Support for the Wind Erosion Prediction System (WEPS)
item Software Support for WEPS
item Soil Testing for Soil Health
item Southern Plains Climate Hub Adaptation and Mitigation Outreach
item Southern Plains Climate x Agriculture Initiative
item Southern Plains USDA Regional Climate Hub
item Southern Plains USDA Regional Climate Hub Soil Health Partnership
item Spatial Modeling of Agricultural Watersheds: Water and Nutrient Management and Targeted Conservation Effects at Field to Watershed Scales
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 Sustainable Management and Byproduct Utilization of Manure Nutrients and Environmental Contaminants from Beef and Swine Production Facilities
item Technology Development for the LandPKS
item Validate ARS Wind Erosion Model
item Water and Agro-Ecosystem Dynamics in Watersheds Under Changing Climate and Land Use
item WEPS Web-based Wind Erosion Science Development and NRCS Technology Transfer Using WEPS
item Workshops on Building Blocks for Mitigation: USDA Northern Plains Regional Climate Hub
Last Modified: 7/26/2016
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