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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
Apple
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, live animal
Canola
Carrot
Cherry
Climate
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cranberry
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cuphea
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Drainage and irrigation facilities and systems
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Fertilizers
Florist crops, other
Forage legumes, other
Fungi (includes yeast)
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Herbs and spices
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Land
Lesquerella
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other animals, general
Other cultured finfish
Other Pollinators
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Potato
Potted plants
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Red clover
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Rice
Rye
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Soybean
Sugar beet
Sugar crops, general/other
Sunflower
Sweet sorghum
Sweetcorn
Swine, live animal
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
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 and natural fisheries, general/other
Research Projects within Soil
item ACCELERATED DEVELOPMENT OF COMMERCIAL HYDROTREATED RENEWABLE JET (HRJ) FUEL FROM REDESIGNED OILSEED FEEDSTOCK SUPPLY CHAINS
item ACCUMULATION OF NITROGEN-BONDED AROMATICS IN RICE-CROPPING AND ZERO-TILLAGE SOILS: IMPLICATIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE
item Adding Value to Corn and Agricultural Byproducts Through Production of Biochar and Bio-oil: Step Two
item Adding Value to Ethanol Production Byproducts (Dried Distillers Grain) Through Production of Biochar and Bio-oil: Step Two
item ADVANCING SUSTAINABLE AND RESILIENT CROPPING SYSTEMS FOR THE SHORT GROWING SEASONS AND COLD, WET SOILS OF THE UPPER MIDWEST
item APPLICATION OF LIDAR TECHNOLOGY FOR MEASUREMENT OF EMISSION AND DISPERSION FROM AGRICULTURAL SYSTEMS
item ASSESSMENT OF NEW SAND VS. RECYCLED PRODUCTS OF MANURE SEPARATION AS BEDDING MATERIALS FOR LACTATING COWS IN FREESTALL HOUSING
item BIOGEOCHEMICAL PROCESSES AND SOIL MANAGEMENT IMPACTS ON SOIL EROSION, SOIL/AIR/WATER QUALITY, AND GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS
item Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Dairy Production Systems of the Great Lakes Region
item Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Dairy Systems of the Great Lakes Region
item CONSERVATION EFFECTS ASSESSMENT PROJECT (CEAP 2011)
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
item CONSERVATION EFFECTS ASSESSMENT PROJECT CROPLANDS WATERSHEDS STUDIES - UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER BASIN/GREAT LAKES WATERSHEDS (2012)
item CONSERVATION EFFECTS ASSESSMENT PROJECT CROPLANDS WATERSHEDS STUDIES - UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER BASIN/GREAT LAKES WATERSHEDS (2012)
item CONSERVATION EFFECTS ASSESSMENT PROJECT CROPLANDS WATERSHEDS STUDIES - UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER BASIN/GREAT LAKES WATERSHEDS (2012)
item CONTRIBUTION OF WOODY VEGETATION TO ORGANIC MATTER CONTENT OF SOILS UNDER FOREST PLANTATIONS-ASSESSMENT FOR BIOENERGY PRODUCTION
item CORN STOVER RESIDUE MANAGEMENT
item Determining the Biological Basis of Genetic Variation in Forage and Feed Utilization Efficiency in Lactating Dairy Cattle
item DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF NATURAL RESOURCE DATABASES
item DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF NATURAL RESOURCE DATABASES
item DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF NATURAL RESOURCE DATABASES
item Development and Implementation of Natural Resource Databases
item DEVELOPMENT OF A COLLABORATIVE ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY LABORATORY TO SUPPORT ARS/USGS WI WATER SCIENCE CTR-SPECIFIC RESEARCH ACTIVITIES
item Development of Instruments for Measurement of Particulates and Gases from Agricultural Operations
item ECOLOGY, MANAGEMENT AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF WEEDY AND INVASIVE PLANT SPECIES IN A CHANGING CLIMATE
item Enhanced Alfalfa Germplasm and Genomic Resources for Yield, Quality, and Environmental Protection
item ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF CORN STOVER REMOVAL
item EVALUATING DIFFERENT BIOCHARS AND THEIR IMPACT ON SOIL C, TRACE GAS EXCHANGE, SOIL FERTILITY, WATER HOLDING CAPACITY AND AGROCHEMICAL FATE
item EVALUATION OF SPRAY DRIFT AND INTERCEPTION BY BIOBUFFERS USING MICROMETEOROLOGICAL AND LIDAR TECHNIQUES
item EVALUATION OF THE IMPACT OF CHANGING CLIMATE ON FOOD SECURITY THROUGH GLOBAL AGRICULTURAL MODELS
item FIELD EVALUATION OF A MICRONIZED HUMIC PRODUCT FOR ENHANCED CORN GROWTH AND GRAIN PRODUCTION IN CENTRAL IOWA
item Field Scale Assessment of Factors Controlling Corn and Soybean Production Efficienty
item Fluid Fertilizer’s Role in Sustaining Soils Used for Bio-Energy Feedstock Production
item FROM GENE TO LANDSCAPE: A HIERARCHICAL APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING THE EVOLUTION AND SPREAD OF HERBICIDE RESISTANCE IN AMARANTHUS TUBERCULATUS
item FROM GENE TO LANDSCAPE: A HIERARCHICAL APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING THE EVOLUTION AND SPREAD OF HERBICIDE RESISTANCE IN AMARANTHUS TUBERCULATUS
item Great Plains Agroforestry: Evaluation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Carbon Sequestration as Potential Long-term Revenue Streams to Diversify...
item Great Plains Agroforestry: Evaluation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Carbon Sequestration as Potential Long-Term Revenue Streams to Diversity...
item HYDROLOGIC PROCESSES CONTROLLING STREAM WATER QUALITY IN A MISSOURI CLAYPAN WATERSHED
item Identifying the Cause and Subsequent Remediation of Foaming in Swine Manure Management Systems
item IMPLEMENTATION OF SUSTAINABLE BIOENERGY PRODUCTION SYSTEMS
item IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AGMIP PROGRAM FOR SOUTH ASIA AND SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA
item IMPROVEMENT OF DAIRY FORAGE AND MANURE MANAGEMENT TO REDUCE ENVIRONMENTAL RISK
item INCREASING SUSTAINABILITY AND MITIGATING GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS OF FOOD AND BIOFUEL PRODUCTION SYSTEMS OF THE UPPER MIDWEST U.S.
item Initiating the Midwest Regional Climate Hub: FY 2014
item Integrated Weed Management for Maize-Fingermillet Production Systems of the Mid-Hills of Nepal
item INTERNATIONAL FIELD VALIDATION OF A NEW IPCC "TIER IV" INVENTORY MODEL FOR LANDFILL METHANE EMISSIONS
item LANDSCAPE-BASED CROP MANAGEMENT FOR FOOD, FEED, AND BIOENERGY
item Making Ecosystem Services Pay for Diversified Land-Uses in Agricultural Watersheds
item MANAGEMENT OF AGRICULTURAL AND NATURAL RESOURCE SYSTEMS TO REDUCE ATMOSPHERIC EMISSIONS AND INCREASE RESILIENCE TO CLIMATE CHANGE
item Miscanthus and Switchgrass Bioenergy Production and Soil Remediation on Marginal and Vulnerable Landscapes
item Multi-scale Investigation of Winter Runoff and Nutrient Loss Processes in Actively Managed Dairy Agroecosystems
item Optimizing Nitrogen Use Efficiency and Minimizing Leaching and Gaseous Losses with Post-Plant Fertilizer Applications
item Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
item Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
item Persistence and Transport of Veterinary Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Midwestern Farming Systems
item Physicochemical Controls on Transport of Veterinary Pharmaceuticals and Hormones to Surface Waters
item PLANT HEALTH IN MODERN CROPPING SYSTEMS
item PRECISION ZONAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR RESILIENT CEREAL YIELDS UNDER VARIABLE CLIMATES
item Quantifying the Effects of Alternative Surface Inlet Protection Strategies on Water Quality
item REDUCING NITRATE LOSSES FROM AGRICULTURAL FIELDS WITH SUBSURFACE DRAINAGE
item REGIONAL CORN STOVER REMOVAL IMPACT STUDY - AMES (II)
item REGIONAL CORN STOVER REMOVAL IMPACT STUDY - MORRIS (II)
item Resilient Cropping Systems for Food and Bioenergy
item Soil Health: Biotic Fertilizers Help Build the Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
item SOIL MANAGEMENT FOR ENHANCED AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY AND SUSTAINABLE BIOFUEL FEEDSTOCK PRODUCTION
item Support of the 6th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture
item SUSTAINABILITY OF CORN STOVER HARVEST
item SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION OF BIOENERGY FOR THE CENTRAL USA
item Swine diet formulation and its effect on deep pit foaming
item TESTING OF TARGETING TOOLS IN GOODWATER CREEK EXPERIMENTAL WATERSHED, MISSOURI
Last Modified: 9/21/2014
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