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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
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
Fiber crops, general/other
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
Sewage and waste disposal facilities and systems
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 Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
item Biotechnology Education in Hawaii: Today's Youth for Tomorrow's Decision Makers
item Characterization of Potential Feedstocks of Hawaii Island and Development of Effective Technology for a "Zero-Waste" Biofuels Approach
item Characterization of Potential Feedstocks of Hawaii Island for Development of “Zero-Character” Biofuels
item Conservation, Adaptation and Seed Zones for Key Great Basin Species
item Crop Genetic Improvement and Crop Management in Irrigated Areas Affected by Salinity and Toxic Ions
item Crop Response to Wastewater Irrigation as Related to Water Salinity and Ion Composition
item Development and Analysis of Plants with Transgenic Virus Resistance
item Development of Genetic Improvements of Bioenergy Feedstock and Other Selected Tropical Crops Grown Nationally
item Development of New Ornamental Cultivars Using Modern Tools
item Evaluation of Abiotic Stress Tolerance of Faba Bean and Pea Germplasm Maintained at WRPIS
item Founder Lines for Improved Citrus Biotechnology
item Headquarters Cooperative Programs - Natural Resources and Sustainable Agricultural Systems (NR&SAA)
item Headquarters Cooperative Programs - Natural Resources and Sustainable Agricultural Systems (NR&SAS)
item Improved Recombinase Technology for Targeted Marker Free Integration and Founder Line Production for Risk Assessment
item Improved Strategies for Management of Soilborne Diseases of Horticultural Crops
item Management of Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources and Associated Information
item Management of Plant Genetic Resources and Associated Information
item Management, Evaluation, Acquisition and Distribution of Native Plant Germplasm for Research and Restoration
item MANIPULATION OF PLANT DISEASE RESISTANCE GENES FOR IMPROVED CROP PROTECTION
item Meeting the Challenge of Salinity: Evaluation of Selected Rootstocks for Response to Salinity
item Mini-Pilot Scale Production of Biofuel and Animal Feed from Heterotrophic Algae
item Mitochondrial Molecular Genetics of Plant-Parasitic Nematodes
item Molecular Biology of Pollen and Pollen-Pistil Interactions in Crop Plants
item Molecular Mechanisms of Plant Defense Signaling
item Molecular Resources for the Improvement of Tropical Ornamental and Fruit Crops
item Molecular Tools for Improved Crop Biotechnology
item Research on Papaya to be Exported to Japan and Characterization and Preservation of Hawaiian Taro Cultivars
item Screening of the USDA Special Lettuce Collection of 250 Genotyped Pure Lines for Resistance to Bacterial Leaf Spot (BLS) for US Lettuce Improvement
item Selection, Testing and Optimization of Heterotrophic Microorganisms for Growth on Glycerol and Albizia
item Strategies to Improve Soil and Pest Management in Organic Vegetable and Strawberry Production Systems
item Technologies for Detecting and Determining the Bioavailability of Bacterial Toxins
item The Development of Novel Blood and Cara Cara Like Citrus Varieties
item The Function of a G-Domain Cysteine S-Acylation Switch in Signaling by Rop GTPases in Arabidopsis
item Utilization of Founder Lines for Improved Soybean Oil and Meal Content via Site-specific Recombination
item Winter Chickpea: Towards a New Winter Pulse for the Semiarid Pacific Northwest and Wider Adaptation in the Mediterranean Basin
Last Modified: 9/10/2014
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