Page Banner

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
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 Rice
item Agricultural Crop Improvement through Genomic and Molecular Research on Mechanisms of Plant Growth and Adaption to a Changing Environment
item Analysis of the Biochemical Pathway and Genetics of Seed Phytate in Barley
item Application of Molecular Marker-Assisted Selection to Rice Improvement (continuing project)
item Bioproducts from Agricultural Feedstocks
item Breeding High Yielding Basmati Rice with Low Phytic Acid for Increasing Bioavailability of Iron and Zinc
item Digestion Process for Converting Agricultural Byproducts, and Municipal Solid Wastes into Bioenergy
item Enhancing the Efficiency of Induced Mutagenesis Through an Integrated Biotechnology
item Expanding the Breeder's Toolbox for Perennial Grasses
item Generation and Characterization of Novel Genetic Variation in Rice for the Enhancement of Grain Quality and Agronomic Performance
item Genetic Foundations for Bioenergy Feedstocks
item Genetic Resource Management of National Small Grains Collection and Associated Information
item Insertional Mutagenesis of Brachypodium Distachyon (FY 2012-FY 2014)
item Molecular Genetic Approaches to Agricultural Enhancement: Identification of Regulatory Mechanisms Controlling Plant Growth, Development and Survival
item Molecular Mechanisms of Photoperception, Signaling and Gene Regulation by the Phytochrome Family
item Molecular Tools for Improved Crop Biotechnology
item New Sustainable Processing Technologies to Produce Healthy, Value-Added Foods from Specialty Crops and their Co-Products
item Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement Between University of California, Berkeley and U.S. Department of Agriculture,Agricultural Research Service
item Optimization of the Nutritional, Functional, and Sensory Properties of Raw and Processed Legumes, Grains, and Specialty Crops
item Processing Technologies to Prevent Weight Gain and Obesity Related Metabolic Diseases
item Production of Environmentally Friendly PHA Biopolymers from Waste BioGas Derived from Agriculturally-Derived Solid Waste Streams
item Signaling Pathways Regulating Plant Architecture
Last Modified: 4/24/2014
Footer Content Back to Top of Page