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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
Almond
Annual grasses, other
Apple
Apricot
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Blueberry
Canola
Carrot
Castor
Cherry
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Coffee
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.)
Cranberry
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
Date
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Drainage and irrigation facilities and systems
Durum wheat
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Eggs
Filbert
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Forage legumes, other
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapefruit
Grapes, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Guayule
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Hard white wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Herbs and spices
Honey bees
Hops
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Kiwi
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lemon
Lentil
Lesquerella
Long fiber cotton
Machinery and equipment
Mango
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Milk
Mint
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Mountain grasslands, meadow, and alpine
Nectarine
Noncrop plant research
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Orange
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other products of the forest
Oysters
Papaya
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Peanut
Pear
Peas (dry)
Peas (fresh, fresh-processed)
Perennial grasses, other
Pineapple
Pinyon-juniper
Plum
Potato
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Rape
Raspberry
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Rice
River basins
Rubber, gum, and resin plants, other
Rye
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solar radiation
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Strawberry
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sugar crops, general/other
Sunflower
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
The farm as an enterprise
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Trout
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Walnut
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wildlife and natural fisheries, general/other
Wine grapes
Research Projects within Strawberry
item Alternatives to Fumigating Greenhouses for Control of Soilborne Plant Pathogens
item An ARS Areawide Pest Management(AWPM) Program for Methyl Bromide Alternatives
item Antibiotics and Their Biosynthetic Intermediates: Inter-cellular Chemical Messengers Mediating Genome-wide Transcriptional Effects in Soil
item Antibiotics and their Biosynthetic Intermediates: Inter-Cellular Messengers Mediating Genome-Wide Transcriptional Effects in Soil Bacteria
item ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF EMERGING STRAWBERRY PATHOGENS
item Biological and Cultural Control of Pre- and Post-Harvest Fruit Rot in Berry Crops in the Pacific Northwest
item Biology and Control of Human Pathogens on Fresh Produce
item Biology and Management of Spotted Wing Drosophia on Small and Stone Fruits
item Characterization of Macrophomina Phaseolina on Strawberry
item Crop Genetic Improvement and Crop Management in Irrigated Areas Affected by Salinity and Toxic Ions
item DEMONSTRATION OF MEBR ALTERNATIVES PLUS HERBICIDES FOR BROAD-SPECTRUM PEST CONTROL IN OPEN-FIELD NURSERIES
item Detection and Management of Pathogens in Strawberry and Vegetable Production Systems
item Developing Soil Fumigation with Reduced Application Rate in Low Permeability Tarp Mulched Raised-Bed System
item Developing Sustainable Cropping Systems to Improve Water Productivity and Protect Water and Soil Quality in Irrigated Agriculture
item DEVELOPMENT AND USE OF METAGENOMIC APPROACHES TO ADDRESS CHALLENGING SOILBORNE DISEASE PROBLEMS IN HORTICULTURAL CROPS
item Development of a Pathogen Detection Early Warning System for Spinach Downy Mildew
item Development of Improved Methods to Predict Emissions of Pesticides and Soil Fumigants in Semi-Arid Regions
item Development of Management Strategies for Bacterial Leaf Spot
item Development of National Clean Plant System for Berry Crops
item EDUCATIONAL OUTREACH FOR THE PACIFIC AREA-WIDE PEST MANAGEMENT PROGRAM FOR INTEGRATED METHYL BROMIDE ALTERNATIVES
item Electrochemiluminescent Assay for Botulinum Neurotoxins
item Evaluation and Testing of Berry Crops for Commercial Production in the Pacific Northwest
item Evaluation of the Population Structure of Macrophomina phaseolina and Optimization of Soil Detection and Quantification Assays
item Fungicide Evaluation for the Control of Bull’s-eye Rot of Apple
item Genetic Improvement and Virus Management of Small Fruit Crops
item Greater System Efficiency and Fruit Quality via Soil Microbiology
item Identify Apple Genes Associated with Apple Replant Resistance
item Improved Diagnostics and Quantification Assay for Verticillium Species Important to California Agriculture
item Improved Diagnostics and Quantification Assays for Verticillium Species Important to California Agriculture
item Improved Diagnostics for Phytophthora Plant Pathogens Important to California Agriculture
item Improved Diagnostics for Phytophthora Plant Pathogens Important to California Agriculture
item Improved diagnostics for Phytophthora plant pathogens important to California agriculture
item Increase Fumigation Efficacy with Alternatives to Methyl Bromide using Low Permeability Tarps (UC Davis)
item Integrated Pest Management for Insect Pests of Horticultural Crops
item Integrated Strategies for Advanced Management of Fruit, Nut, and Oak Tree Diseases
item Integration of Host-Genotype and Manipulation of Soil Biology for Soil-borne Disease Control in Agro-Ecosystems
item Management of Invasive Insects in Small Fruits
item Management of Temperate-Adapted Fruit, Nut, and Specialty Crop Genetic Resources and Associated Information
item Meeting the Challenge of Salinity: Evaluation of Selected Rootstocks for Response to Salinity
item Methyl bromide alternatives for weed and disease control in strawberry production
item Methyl Bromide Alternatives for Weed and Disease Control in Strawberry Production
item Minor Use Pesticide Testing on Vegetables and Sugar Crops
item Multi-State Evaluation of Carbonated Fumigants and Low Permeable Tarps to Reduce Application Rate, Increase Efficacy, and Minimize Emissions
item New Sustainable Processing Technologies to Produce Healthy, Value-Added Foods from Specialty Crops and their Co-Products
item Non-Fumigant Strategies for Soilborne Disease Control in California Strawberry Production Systems
item Optimization & Implementation of Biologically Active Soil Amendments as a Fumigation Alternative for Soil-borne Disease Control in CA Strawberries
item Optimization Implementation of Biologically Active Soil Amendments as a Fumigation Alternative for Soil-borne Disease Control in California Straw
item Optimization/Implementation of Biologically Active Soil Amendments as Fumigation Alternative for Soil-borne Disease Control in California Strawberry
item Quality Evaluation of Berry Selections and Varieties
item Rapid Diagnostic Assay for Phytophtora Species Attacking Avocado
item Reducing contamination from agricultural chemicals
item Reducing Losses to Potato and Tomato Late Blight by Enhanced Monitoring of Pathogen Populations and Improved Resistant Plants, and Education
item Rosbreed: Enabling Marker-Assisted Breeding in Rosaceae
item Rosebreed: Enabling Marker-assisted Breeding in Rosaceae
item Small Fruit Crops Breeding in the Pacific Northwest
item Wild Hosts and Biological Control of the Invasive Spotted Wing Drosophila
Last Modified: 8/21/2014
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