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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 Citrus, general/other
item A phage/prophage-based PCR system for sensitive and specific detection of “Candidatus Liberibacter Asiaticus and Spiroplasma
item Acquisition and Evaluation of Citrus and Citrus Relatives in the Citrus Variety Collection
item Analyzing Liberibacter Isolates Undetectable by Standard Diagnostic Methods in Florida
item Biology, Control, and Area-Wide Management of Fruit Flies and Other Quarantine Pests
item Breaking Critical Pest-related Trade Barriers for California Citrus Exports
item Chemical Alternatives to Methyl Bromide for Quarantine and Post-harvest Pests
item CONSTRUCTING A DNA-BASED SYSTEMATIC FRAMEWORK FOR THE BACTROCERA DORSALIS COMPLEX (DIPTERA:TEPHRITIDAE) FOR IMPROVED CONTROL AND QUARANTINE
item Cultivation and Characterization of "Candidatus Liberibacter Solanacearum"
item Culture ZC Liberibacter Bacterium and confirm its pathogenicity
item Definitively Identifying Ingestion Behaviors of Lygus Bugs on Susceptible and Resistant Cotton Plants
item Definitively Identifying Lygus Ingestion Cells in Susceptible Cotton
item Development of a Diffusion Delivery Medium for Bioactive Compounds of Natural Plant Product Origin that Ensures the Safety and Disinfestation
item Development of a Diffusion Delivery Medium for Bioactive Compounds of Natural Plant Product Origin That Ensures the Safety and Disinfestation
item Development of Cryotherapy as an Improved Method of Eliminating Graft Transmissible Pathogens in Citrus
item Development of Detection Technologies for Bacterial Neurotoxins and Their Validation in Food Matrices
item Development of Diagnostic Resources to Support Fruit Fly Exclusion and Eradication
item Development of Genetic Improvements of Bioenergy Feedstock and Other Selected Tropical Crops Grown Nationally
item Development of Irradiation Treatments for Export Fruit Markets: Phytosanitary Doses for High-Impact Invasive Pests
item Development of Irradiation Treatments for High-Impact Invasive Species and Evaluation of Commodity Tolerance to Irradiation Treatments
item Development of Systems Approaches for Crops that Occur as a Result of Tephritid Fruit Fly Quarantines in the U.S.
item Development of Technologies for Detection and Mitigation of Undesirable Organisms Associated with Food
item Document and Construction of a Production AC-DC EPG Monitor for Commercialization
item Early Detection of Huanglongbing (HLB) in Nursery Trees Following Infestation with Asian Citrus Psyllid (ACP)
item Epidemiology and Management of Pierce's Disease and Other Maladies of Grape
item Evaluate Semiochemical Lures for Invasive Species
item EVALUATION OF SOIL TREATMENTS FOR CONTROL OF MEDITERRANEAN FRUIT FLY, ORIENTAL FRUIT FLY AND MELON FLY
item Evaluation of Soil Treatments for Control of Mediterranean Fruit Fly, Oriental Fruit Fly and Melon Fly (2012)
item FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS AND CONTROL OF VIRULENCE GENES OF CANDIDATUS LIBERIBACTER SOLANACEARUM ASSOCIATED WITH POTATO ZEBRA CHIP DISEASE
item Further Characterization of HLB Resistant Clones of Selected Citrus Varieties
item GENOME WIDE SEQUENCING AND ANALYSIS OF BACTROCERA SPECIES COMPLEX
item Host-Specific Molecular Genetic Tools for Development of Disease-Resistant Crops
item Identification and Field Use of Semiochemicals of Invasive Insect Pests in Hawaii
item Identifying Genetic Relationships among Citrus and Citrus Relatives Using Molecular Markers
item Improved Semiochemicals for Detection of Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle, an Invasive Pest on Coconut and Other Tropical Plants
item Improved Semiochemicals for Detection of Coffee Berry Borer for Detection and Control
item Improved Utilization of Ag. Products through Identification of Nitrogen-containing Bioactive Components Important to Quality & Human Health
item In Season Insecticide Control of Navel Orangeworm, Assessment of Application Coverage, and Relative Environmental Stability of Insecticides
item In Season Insecticide Control of Navel Orangeworm: Effect of Fungal Metabolism on Nut Hull Degradation
item Management and Characterization of Citrus and Date Genetic Resources and Associated Information
item Metabolomic Characterization of “Candiatus Liberibacter" Associated Citrus Huanglongbing and Potato Zebra Chip Diseases
item Mini-Plant Indexing: Development of Protocols to use Very Young Plants for Biological Indexing
item Non-proprietary Agreement between Fondazione Edmund Mach di San Michele all'Adige and USDA Agricultural Research Service
item NON-PROPRIETARY USER AGREEMENT BETWEEN UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, ARGONNE, LLC., AND USDA AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE
item Phytosanitary Irradiation Treatments for High-impact Invasive Pests
item Pre and Postharvest Treatment of Tropical and Other Commodities for Quarantine Security, Quality Maintenance, and Value Enhancement
item Retaining Export and Food Security of U.S. Specialty Crops: Low-Emission Methyl Bromide Fumigations for Quarantine and Pre-Shipment Uses
item Screening Citrus Germplasm for Tolerance to HLB and Diaphorina Citri
item Simultaneous detection of multiple foodborne pathogens with a single antibody-based test
item Technologies for Detecting and Determining the Bioavailability of Bacterial Toxins
item Technologies for Improving Industrial Biorefineries that Produce Marketable Biobased Products
item The postharvest treatment of California sweet cherries with methyl bromide to eliminate the oriental fruit fly, Bactrocera Dorsalis
item Time-Course of Effects on Cotton Squares from Nymphal Lygus Feeding
Last Modified: 9/23/2014
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