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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
Animal research, general
Atmosphere, general/other
Beans (dry)
Beef cattle, live animal
Bees, honey, and other pollinators, general
Biological Cell Systems
Citrus, general/other
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Dairy cattle, live animal
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Durum wheat
Economy, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Endangered species
Farm structures and related facilities
Forage legumes, other
General Commodity
Goats, meat and mohair
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
Hard white wheat
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Laboratory animals
Leguminous vegetables, other
Long fiber cotton
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, sheep
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Mountain grasslands, meadow, and alpine
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Other Pollinators
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peas (dry)
People and communities, general/other
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil and land, general
Sugar beet
Sweet potato
Sweet sorghum
Swine, live animal
The family and its members
The farm as an enterprise
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Vegetables, general/other
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds and river basins, general
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife habitats
Research Projects within Soil
item A Systems Approach to Understand the Interactions of Potatoes with Their Soil Microbial Environment
item Adaptive Rangeland Management of Livestock Grazing, Disturbance, and Climatic Variation
item Carbon Sequestration and Nitrogen Cycling for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation by Southeastern U.S. Annual and Perennial Energy Crops
item Continuation of Gracenet Study in Presque Isle, ME
item Delineating Soil Water Availability Using Topography and Apparent Electrical Conductivity Across Field Landscapes
item Delivery of the Oms-Based Ages-W Resource Concerns Assessment Model for Evaluating Water/nutrient Management and Conservation Effects
item Development of Ecologically-Sound Pest, Water and Soil Management Practices for Northern Great Plains Cropping Systems
item Development of Enhanced Features, Improved Documentation and Expanded Databases for Weps
item Enhanced System Models and Decision Support Tools to Optimize Water Limited Agriculture
item Enhanced System Models, Management and Cultivar Adaptations to Limited Water and Climate Change, and Tools for Precision Management
item Environmentally Sound Manure Management for Reduction of Gas Emissions, Nutrients, and Pathogens
item Estimating Evapotranspiration and Plant Water Stress with Remote Sensing
item Global Change in Semi-Arid Rangelands: Ecosystem Responses and Management Adaptations
item Impact of Soil Management on Soil Microbial Communities
item Implications of Climatic Variability on Agricultural Productivity and Resource Conservation in Semiarid Agro-Ecosystems
item Implications of Global Change for Semi-Arid Rangelands
item Improve and Enhance the Object Modeling System (Oms) for Building New Models and Conservation Tools and Transferring This Technology
item Improved Management to Balance Production and Conservation in Great Plains Rangelands
item Lowering Input Costs in Corn Production Systems by Optimizing Soil Biological Processes
item Management Practices to Mitigate Global Climate Change, Enhance Bio-Energy Production, Increase Soil-C Stocks & Sustain Soil Productivity...
item Management Strategies for Meeting Agronomic, Environmental, and Societal Crop Production Demands
item Management Strategies to Sustain Irrigated Agriculture with Limited Water Supplies
item Measurement and Modeling of Fugitive Dust from off-Road Dod Activities
item Measurement and Modeling of Fugitive Dust from off-Road Dod Activities
item Measurement and Modeling of Fugitive Dust from off-Road Dod Activities
item Mechanistic Modeling of Wind Barriers and Grain Commingling Using Cfd and Dem
item Northern Plains Regional Climate Hub
item NRCS Hydrology Tool
item Precipitation and Management Effects on Wind Erodibility of Organic Dominated Soils in Florida
item Precipitation and Management Effects on Wind Erodibility of Organic Dominated Soils in Michigan
item Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Effectiveness Through the Gra Croplands Greenhouse Gas Network (Maggnet)
item Regional Biomass Feedstock Partnership – Biomass Residue Removal
item Regional Corn Stover Removal Impact Study—brookings
item Research and Modify Rzwqm2 Model for Simulating Pesticide Transport and Fate in Surface Water from California Agricultural Fields
item Role of Dung Beetles in Nutrient Cycling, Soil Carbon Sequestration and Greenhouse Gas Emission in Semiarid Rangeland Ecosystems
item Seedling Establishment under Climate Change
item Seeds of Success and Global Change: Using Native Diversity for Long-Term Revegetation Success
item Simulating Wind Erosion Induced Particulate Emission and Transport
item Soil and Crop Management Systems for Improved Natural Resource Quality and Efficiency
item Soil and Gas Flux Response to Improved Management in Cold, Semiarid Agroecosystems
item Soil Resources and Air Quality Affected by Wind Erosion and Fugitive Dust Emissions: Processes, Simulation and Control
item Spatial Data and Implementation Tools for Distributed Watershed Modeling Addressing NRCS Resource Concerns
item Spatial Data and Implementation Tools for Distributed Watershed Modeling Addressing NRCS Resource Concerns
item Spatial Modeling of Agricultural Watersheds: Water and Nutrient Management and Targeted Conservation Effects at Field to Watershed Scales
item Vegetation, Soil, and Livestock Gain Responses to Grazing Management Studies
item Weps Technical and Scientific Support
item Weps Technology Transfer Agreement
item Wind Erosion Prediction System (Weps) Software Support
Last Modified: 11/13/2013