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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.

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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 Soybean
item Agriculture Systems Measurements of Greenhouse Gases
item Agrochemical and Weed Seed Fate and Transport in Mid-South Crop Production Systems
item APPLICATION OF BIOTECHNOLOGY TO CONTROL OF THE SOYBEAN CYST NEMATODE: DISEASE RESISTANCE GENES
item Application of Biotechnology to Control Soybean Cyst Nematode' Subgroup: Genetic Diversity and Resistance Genes in Soybean(SIU 13-17;#1320-532-5653)
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 Autonomous Vehicle Development and Image Georeferencing Systems for Multispectral Imaging of Crop Fields
item Baseline Susceptibility of Tarnished Plant Bug to the Insect Growth Regulator, Novaluron
item Bioinformatic Tools and Analysis for Agricultural Research Using the Next Generation of Bioinformaticists
item Biologically based fertilizer recommendations to meet yield expectations and preserve water quality
item Biologically Based Fertilizer Recommendations to Meet Yield Expectations and Preserve Water Quality in Pennsylvania
item Biologically Based Fertilizer Recommendations to Meet Yield Expectations and Preserve Water Quality in Virginia
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 Breeding and Physiological Approaches to Develop Stress Tolerant Soybean Varieties for Kansas (USB PROJECT 1420-532-5613)
item Breeding Approaches to Develop Stress Tolerant Soybean Varieties for Minnesota (USB Project 1420-531-5613)
item Breeding Approaches to Develop Stress Tolerant Soybean Varieties for Nebraska
item Breeding for Charcoal Rot Resistance and Pathogen Characterization
item CARBON SEQUESTRATION AND GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS IN AGROFORESTRY/SILVOPASTURE SYSTEMS
item Carbon Sequestration and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Agroforestry/Silvopasture Systems
item Characterization and Deployment of the High Stearic Acid Soybean Oil Trait
item Characterization and Mitigation of Herbicide-Resistant and Recalcitrant Weeds
item CHARACTERIZATION OF FROG EYE LEAF SPOT ISOLATES USING MOLECULAR AND HOST PATHOTYPE
item CHARCOAL ROT CULTIVAR EVALUATION USING ADAPTED AND EXOTIC SOURCES OF RESISTANCE
item Charcoal Rot Cultivar Evaluation Using Adapted and Exotic Sources of Resistance
item Charcoal Rot: Host Resistance and Disease Development (Year 1 of 3) (USB Prime Agreement 1420-532-5647/Subcontractor No. UA AES 82235-09)
item COUPLING HIGH-THROUHPUT GENETIC AND PHENOTYPIC INFORMATION FOR YIELD ENHANCEMENT
item Develop High-Yielding Mg4-6 Soybean Cultivars/ Germplasm with High Protein, Low Phytate, and Desirable Sugars for the Meal Market
item Developing Drought Tolerant Soybeans Using Extreme Phenotypes
item Development and Characterization of Soybean Germplasm, Curation of Stored Accessions, and Regional Evaluations of New Genotypes
item Development of a Ground-based Hyperspectral Remote Sensing System for Crop Health Sensing
item Development of a Seedling Inoculation Technique to Evaluate Soybean for Resistance to Phomopsis Seed Decay (MSPB-34-2014)
item Development of Cotton Leaf Curl Virus (CLCUV) Diagnostic Tools and Monitoring of CLCUV
item Development of High Yielding Soybean Cultivars and Germplasm with Higher Seed Protein Content and/or Improved Amino Acid Composition
item Development of high yielding Soybeans with High-Oleic and Low-linolenic, Low-saturates or high Stearic Fatty Acids in Seed Oil
item Development of Productive Soybeans with High Oil and Improved Fatty Acid Profiles
item Development of Productive, Profitable, and Sustainable Crop Production Systems for the Mid-South
item Development of Soybean Lines in Maturity Group Ii that have the Combination of Low Palmitic Acid, Low Linolenic Acid, and High Yield
item Development of Soybean Lines with Improved Toerance to Heat and Drought
item Development of Soybeans with High Yield and Higher Seed Protein with Improved Amino Acid Composition and Low Phytate
item Development of Sustainable Production Systems and Water Management Technology for the Mid South
item Development of Sustainable Water Management Technologies for Humid Regions
item Discovery of Novel Nematode Resistance Genes and Development of Productive Soybeans with Multiple – Nematode Resistance (Year 1 of 3)
item Drought Heat and Flood Tolerant Varieties for the Midwest and the South: Building on Success
item Drought, heat, and flood tolerant varieties for the Midwest and South: Building on Success
item Drought, Heat, and Flood Tolerant Varieties for the Midwest and South: Building on Success
item Drought, Heat, and Flood Tolerant Varieties for the Midwest and South: Building on Success
item Drought, Heat, and Flood Tolerant Varieties for the Midwest and South: Building on Success (Year one of 3)
item Drought, Heat, and Flood Tolerant Varieties for the Midwest and South: Building on Success (Year one of 3)
item Effects of Agronomic Practices on Soybean
item Enhancing Cotton Germplasm, Improving Resistance to Cotton Leaf Curl Virus and Supporting Cotton Best Management Practices for Small Farmers
item Evaluation of Soybean Lines for Heat Tolerance in Paraguay
item Evaluation of the Inheritance of Resistance to Phomopsis Seed Decay in PI 458130 Populations (MSPB Li 31-2014)
item Genetic and Cultural Methods to Reduce Soybean Yield Losses to Diseases and Environmental Stress
item Genetics and Management of Soybean Cyst Nematodes and Diseases for Sustainable Production
item Genomics and Bioinformatics Research in Agriculturally Important Organisms
item IDENTICATION AND UTILIZATION OF EXOTIC GERMPLASM TO IMPROVE SOYBEAN PRODUCTIVITIY
item Identification and Introgression of Cotton Leaf Curl Virus Resistance into Cultivated Cotton
item IDENTIFICATION OF SOYBEAN VARIETIES WITH RESISTANCE TO PHOMOPSIS SEED DECAY TO ENHANCE SOYBEAN SEED QUALITY
item Identify commercial and public varieties of soybeans to frogeye leaf spot
item IDENTIFY SOYBEAN VARIETIES WITH RESISTANCE TO PHOMOPSIS SEED DECAY TO ENHANCE SOYBEAN SEED QUALITY (MSPB PROJECT NO.: LI 30-3012)
item IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON PLANT DEFENSE RESPONSES INDUCED BY INSECT HERBIVORES AND PLANT PATHOGENS
item Increase of Cotton Germplasm with Emphasis on Non-cultivated Species for Examination of Important Disease Resistance Traits
item Increasing Soybean Yield with Exotic Germplasm
item Increasing Soybean Yield with Exotic Germplasm in the South Atlantic Area
item Increasing the Competitiveness of U.S. Soybeans in Global Markets through Genetic Diversity, Genomics, and Plant Breeding
item Insecticide Resistance Management and New Control Strategies for Pests of Corn, Cotton, Sorghum, Soybean, and Sweet Potato
item Integrated Crop-Livestock Systems for Achieving Environmental Quality in the Southeastern USA
item Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement for Collaborative Research of 3S and Automatic Control Technologies for Precision Aerial Application
item Optimizing Soybean Nutrition in the Mid South
item Phase III - Discovery and Intogression of Novel Genes for Resistance to SCN Germplasm of Early Maturity Groups (ISU ACCOUNT # 450-43-16)
item Phase III - Discovery and Introgression of Novel Genes for Resistance to SCN Germplasm of Early Maturity Groups
item Physiological and Breeding Approaches to Develop Stress Tolerant Soybean Varieties for Arkansas
item Physiological Approaches to Develop Stress Tolerant Soybean Varieties for Missouri (USB Project 1420-532-5613)
item Physiological Approaches to Develop Stress Tolerant Soybean Varieties for North Carolina
item PLANT/SOIL MICROBE INTERACTIONS AND PLANT HEALTH IN MODERN CROPPING SYSTEMS
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 SCREENING GERMPLASM AND BREEDING FOR RESISTANCE TO PHOMOPSIS SEED DECAY IN SOYBEAN (USB PROJECT NO. 9261)
item Screening Germplasm and Breeding for Resistance to Phomopsis Seed Decay of Soybean: Phase II
item Screening Germplasm and Breeding for Resistance to Phomopsis Seed Decay of Soybean: Phase II Research
item SENSING METHODS & INSTRUMENTATION FOR RAPID DETERMINATION OF MOISTURE CONTENT... AND OTHER QUALITY ATTRIBUTES OF GRAINS, SEEDS, & NUTS
item Stable Introgression of Cotton Leaf Curl Virus Resistance Into Cultivated Cotton and Germplasm Enhancement
item Strategies to Predict and Manipulate Responses of Crops and Crop Disease to Anticipated Changes of Carbon Dioxide, Ozone and Temperature
item Sustainable Production, Profit, and Environmental Stewardship through Conservation Systems
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 Variability in Host Use by Soybean Pests: Field Collections of Helicoverpa zea, Heliothis virescens and Chrysodeixis includens
item Workshop: Measuring Nitrous Oxide Emissions from Soil
Last Modified: 11/21/2014
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