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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
Almond
Bacteria
Banana
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Blueberry
Broadleaf forests of the South
Catfish
Chemurgic Crops
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cocoa
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cotton, other
Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cultured aquatic animals, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Drainage and irrigation facilities and systems
Duck and goose, live animal
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Eggplant
Eggs
Feed and feed additives
Fertilizers
Flax
Forage legumes, other
General technology
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapefruit
Grapes, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red winter wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Honey bees
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Kenaf
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Long fiber cotton
Machinery and equipment
Mango
Meat, beef cattle
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Nectarine
Nematodes
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 cultured finfish
Oysters
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Peanut
Peas (dry)
Peas (fresh, fresh-processed)
Pecan
People and communities, general/other
Peppers
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plum
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Rhizomes, tubers, bulbs, and root crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Rice
River basins
Sewage and waste disposal facilities and systems
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solanaceous and related crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Soybean
Strawberry
Striped bass
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Summer annual grasses (includes forage sorghums, sudangrass, sorghum)
Sweet potato
Sweet sorghum
Swine, general/other
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
Tilapia
Tomato
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Turkey, live animal
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 habitats
Wine grapes
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Wood and wood products
Research Projects within Upland cotton
item A Physical, Genetic, and Functional Sequence Assembly of Chromosomes 12 and 26 Gossypium hirsutum L. cv. TM-1 Using Mapped BACs (#13-603)
item Agriculture Systems Measurements of Greenhouse Gases
item Agrochemical and Weed Seed Fate and Transport in Mid-South Crop Production Systems
item Application Technologies to Improve the Effectiveness of Chemical and Biological Crop Protection Materials
item Assembly and Annotation of Lygus Lineolaris (Tarnished Plant Bug) Genome
item Assessment of Natural Refuge for Lygus lineolaris
item Association Mapping Cotton Fiber Quality Traits and/or Yield Using Recombinant Inbred Lines Derived from Random Mating
item Autonomous Vehicle Development and Image Georeferencing Systems for Multispectral Imaging of Crop Fields
item BAC End Sequencing of TM-1Clones: An Important Tool for Assembling the Cotton Genome (CI Project NO: 12-249)
item Baseline Susceptibility of Tarnished Plant Bug to the Insect Growth Regulator, Novaluron
item Biocomputational Tools for Analysis of Complex Agricultural Genomes
item Bioinformatic Tools and Analysis for Agricultural Research Using the Next Generation of Bioinformaticists
item BIOLOGICALLY-BASED TECHNOLOGIES FOR MANAGEMENT OF CROP INSECT PESTS IN LOCAL AND AREAWIDE PROGRAMS
item Biophotonics - The Application of Novel Imaging Methodologies to Livestock Production Research
item Biophotonics- The Application of Novel Imaging Methodologies to Livestock Production Research
item Bt Risk Assessment for Lepidopterous Pests of Cotton
item Characterization and Mitigation of Herbicide-Resistant and Recalcitrant Weeds
item Chemical Biology of Insect and Plant Signaling Systems
item CHEMICAL MODIFICATION OF COTTON FOR VALUE ADDED APPLICATIONS
item Control of Tarnished Plant Bugs by Biocontrol and Other Methods
item COTTON TESTING AND GINNING SERVICES FOR THE COTTON INDUSTRY
item Cotton-based Nonwovens
item Develop Sustainable Cotton Production Systems Utilizing Host Plant Resistance to Manage Reniform Nematode and Other Pest
item Development of a Ground-based Hyperspectral Remote Sensing System for Crop Health Sensing
item Development of a Precision Ginning System for Picker Harvested Cottons
item Development of Cotton Leaf Curl Virus (CLCUV) Diagnostic Tools and Monitoring of CLCUV
item Development of Diagnostic Screening Tools and Evaluation of Transgenic Plants for Cotton Leaf Curl Virus (CLCuV) Resistance
item Development of Productive, Profitable, and Sustainable Crop Production Systems for the Mid-South
item Development of Sustainable Production Systems and Water Management Technology for the Mid South
item EFFECT OF RESISTANCE ON INSECT PEST MANAGEMENT IN TRANSGENIC COTTON
item Enhancement of Cotton Genetics and Management Systems to Improve Yield, Fiber Quality, and Production Stability
item Enhancing Cotton Germplasm, Improving Resistance to Cotton Leaf Curl Virus and Supporting Cotton Best Management Practices for Small Farmers
item Enhancing Fiber and Seed Quality Traits Through Conventional and Molecular Approaches, and Conducting the National Cotton Variety Testing Program to Improve Cotton Competitive Ability
item Functional Analysis and Manipulation of Antioxidant Gene Expression for Improved Fitness in Males Sterilized for Sterile Insect Technique
item Genetic Enhancement of Cotton by Marker-Assisted and Conventional Breeding, and Introgression of Genes from Exotic Gossypium Species
item Genomic Analysis of Cultivated Cotton and Related Wild Species
item Genomics and Bioinformatics Research in Agriculturally Important Organisms
item HOST PLANT RESISTANCE AND OTHER MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES FOR NEMATODES IN COTTON AND PEANUT
item Hydroentangling Fiber Webs
item Identification and Introgression of Cotton Leaf Curl Virus Resistance into Cultivated Cotton
item IMPROVE FIBER QUALITY AND INDUSTRY PROFITABILITY THROUGH ENHANCED EFFICIENCIES IN COTTON GINNING
item Increase of Cotton Germplasm with Emphasis on Non-cultivated Species for Examination of Important Disease Resistance Traits
item Influence of Structure and Moisture on Cotton Fiber Properties
item INNOVATIVE METHODS FOR COTTON HARVEST AND LINT CLEANING - MIDSOUTH STUDIES
item INNOVATIVE METHODS FOR COTTON HARVEST AND LINT CLEANING - MIDSOUTH STUDIES
item INNOVATIVE METHODS FOR COTTON HARVEST AND LINT CLEANING – MIDSOUTH STUDIES (CI PROJECT # 08-476)
item Inproving Resistance to Cotton Leaf Curl Virus (CLCuV) and Supporting Cotton Best Management Practices for Small Farmers
item Insect Ecology and Sustainable Systems for Insect Pest Management in the Southeastern Region
item Insecticide Resistance Management and New Control Strategies for Pests of Corn, Cotton, Sorghum, Soybean, and Sweet Potato
item INTEGRATED WEED MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR ORGANIC AND CONVENTIONAL CROPS OF THE SOUTHEASTERN COASTAL PLAIN
item Integration of Site-Specific Crop Production Practices and Industrial and Animal Agricultural Byproducts to Improve Agricultural Competitiveness and Sustainability
item INTROGRESS GOSSYPIUM BARBADENSE L ALLELES INTO ELITE G. HIRSUTUM GERMPLASM VIA RANDOM MATING
item INTROGRESS GOSSYPIUM BARBADENSE L ALLELES INTO ELITE G. HIRSUTUM GERMPLASM VIA RANDOM MATING
item INTROGRESS GOSSYPIUM BARBADENSE L. ALLELES INTO ELITE G. HIRSUTUM GERMPLASM VIA RANDOM MATING (CI PROJECT # 09-541)
item MANAGEMENT OF RENIFORM NEMATODE IN COTTON
item MANAGING WATER AVAILABILITY AND QUALITY TO MAINTAIN OR INCREASE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, CONSERVE NATURAL RESOURCES, AND ENHANCE ENVIRONMENT
item MASS PRODUCTION OF BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AGENTS
item Molecular Approaches for More Efficient Breeding to Improve Cotton Fiber Quality Traits
item New and Improved Assessments of Cotton Quality
item Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement for Collaborative Research of 3S and Automatic Control Technologies for Precision Aerial Application
item Pakistan Cotton Leaf Curl Virus Project
item Pakistan Cotton Productivity Enhancement Program
item PLANT/SOIL MICROBE INTERACTIONS AND PLANT HEALTH IN MODERN CROPPING SYSTEMS
item PREDICTIVE MODELING & MITIGATION OF EFFECTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON MIGRATION & INFESTATION PATTERNS OF SEMITROPICAL/TROPICAL CROP PEST INSECTS
item Predictive Modeling & Mitigation of Effects of Climate Change on Migration & Infestation Patterns of Semitropical/Tropical Crop Pest Insects
item Reduction of Drift and Timing of Spray Application for Protection of Bees During Temperature Inversions
item Remote Sensing Characterization of Crop Stress for Precision Agriculture
item RISK OF RESISTANCE TO PYRAMIDED BT TOXINS
item Semiochemical Methods to Control Insect Pests
item SOIL PROCESSES IN PRODUCTION SYSTEMS THAT INCORPORATE BIOFUEL FEEDSTOCKS INTO SOUTHEASTERN AGRICULTURE
item Stable Introgression of Cotton Leaf Curl Virus Resistance Into Cultivated Cotton and Germplasm Enhancement
item Sustainable Production, Profit, and Environmental Stewardship through Conservation Systems
item Targeting Root-knot and Reniform Nematode Parasitism Genes to Develop Novel Resistance in Soybean
item Testing of Key Fiber Properties by the Cottonscope and Fibrotest
item THE DEVELOPMENT OF BREEDING POPULATIONS IN COTTON THROUGH RANDOM MATING
item Transgenic Crop Efficacy Against Target Pests in Agronomic Crops
item Transgenic Crop Efficacy Against Target Pests in Agronomic Crops
item Using Agricultural and Industrial Byproducts to Improve Crop Production Systems and Environment Quality
item Using Bioinformatic Tools to Investigate the Basis of Resistance/Tolerance in Cotton Species to Cotton Leaf Virus (CLCuV)
item Utilization of the Cotton and Genome Sequence of Gossypium Barbadense for Discovery of Rare Alleles in Upland Cotton Derived From G. Barbadense
item Variability in Host Use by Soybean Pests: Field Collections of Helicoverpa zea, Heliothis virescens and Chrysodeixis includens
Last Modified: 11/22/2014
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