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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 Grapefruit
item Accelerating Citrus Scion Cultivar Development and Testing
item Alternatives to Methyl Bromide: Mitigation of the Threat from Exotic Tropical and Subtropical Insect Pests
item An Assessment of the Viability of Black Spot-Blemished Citrus Fruit as a Pathway for Disease Dispersal via Domestic and International Trade
item ANALYZING LIBERIBACTER ISOLATES UNDETECTABLE BY STANDARD DIAGNOSTIC METHODS IN FLORIDA
item APPLICATION OF AN AGGREGATION PHEROMONE FOR MANAGEMENT OF THE DIAPREPES ROOT WEEVIL
item BIOACTIVE CONSTITUENTS AND SPECIALTY FOOD FIBERS AS VALUE-ADDED PRODUCTS FROM CITRUS PROCESSING WASTE
item Characterization and Manipulation of the Prophages/Phages of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' for the Control of Citrus Huanglongbing
item Characterization and Manipulation of the Prophages/phages of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' for the Control of Citrus Huanglongbing
item Characterization and Manipulation of the Prophages/Phages of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' for the Control of Citrus Huanglongbing
item Chemical Ecology of Asian Citrus Psyllid in Relation to Myrtaceous Plant Species
item CHEMICAL ECOLOGY OF THE MEXICAN BROMELIAD WEEVIL AND ITS PARASITOID, LIXADMONTIA FRANKI
item Collaborative Research on Emerging Plant Viruses and Their Insect Vectors
item COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH ON THE CITRUS LEAFMINER, PHYLLOCNISTIS CITRELLA
item COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH ON TRANSMISSION OF INSECT-VECTORED VEGETABLE VIRUSES
item Collaborative Research on Transmission of Thrips-Vectored Vegetable Viruses
item Control citrus HLB by blocking the functions of two critical effectors encoded by 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus'
item DEEP SEQUENCING OF DIAPHORINA CITRI
item DETERMINATION OF ATTRACTIVE HOST PLANT VOLATILES AND SEX PHEROMONES OF ASIAN CITRUS PSYLLID USING EAGS AND GC-EAD
item DETERMINATION OF CANKER SURVIVAL AND TRANSMISSION VIA CANKER-BLEMISHED FRUIT RELATIVE TO INTERNATIONAL MARKET ACCESS
item DEVELOPING A PHLOEM PENETRATION/ANTIMICROBIAL TREATMENT TO REDUCE/ELIMATE CANDIDATUS LIBERIBACTER FROM EXISTING CITRUS TREES
item Development and Implementation of New Control Strategies for Citrus Huanglongbing (Greening)- Phase II
item DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF NEW CONTROL STRATEGIES FOR CITRUS HUANGLONGBING (GREENING)-PHASE II
item Development of a Generic Multiple-Pest Model & User-Friendly Front End to Test Control Strategies & Establish Necessary Resources for High-Risk Path
item Development of CDNA Microarrays for Gene Expression Research in Floricultural Crops
item DEVELOPMENT OF IMPROVED TRAPPING SYSTEMS FOR INVASIVE FRUIT FLIES THAT THREATEN U.S. AGRICULTURE
item DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL INSECT CONTROL STRATEGIES BASED ON RNAI AND INSECT DETERRENT PROTEINS FOR INSECT PESTS OF CITRUS
item DEVELOPMENT OF PROMISING NEW SCIONS FOR FLORIDA CITRUS: EXPLOITING HUANGLONGBING (HLB) RESISTANCE AND TOLERANCE
item Development of Promising Supersour and Other Rootstocks Resistant to HLB (Huanglongbing)
item DEVELOPMENT OF PROMISING SUPERSOUR AND OTHER ROOTSTOCKS RESISTANT TO HUANGLONGBING
item Development of Promising Supersour and Other Rootstocks Resistant to Huanglonging (HLB)
item Early Detection: Stochastic modeling and the design of early-detection survey methodologies and resource estimators for high-risk pathogens
item EMERGING DISEASES OF CITRUS, VEGETABLES, AND ORNAMENTALS
item EVALUATION OF HLB/ACP RESISTANCE IN PONCIRUS TRIFOLIATA HYBRIDS AND ASSESSMENT OF DNA MARKERS AND POSSIBLE RESISTANCE GENES
item EVALUATION OF MYB1A GENE EXPRESSION IN CITRUS
item EXPLORING AVOCADO VARIABILITY FOR LAUREL WILT RESISTANCE AND OTHER FRUIT QUALITY AND HORTICULTURAL TRAITS FOR PRODUCTION IN EAST-CENTRAL FL
item Farm Bill Minimizing Socio-political Impacts to Maximize Cost-Effective Control of Emerging Plant Pests
item FOUNDER LINES FOR IMPROVED CITRUS BIOTECHNOLOGY
item Further characterization of Huanglongbing (HLB) resistant clones of selected varieties
item Genetic Basis and Effect of Diet on Color Polymorphism in the Diaprepes Root Weevil
item Genetic Improvement of Citrus for Enhanced Resistance to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses
item GROUNDNUT RINGSPOT VIRUS, AN EMERGING THRIPS-TRANSMITTED VIRUS INFECTING FLORIDA TOMATO, PEPPER AND OTHER SPECIALTY CROPS
item HIGH-THROUGHPUT SCREENING OF TRANSGENIC CITRUS FOR HUANGLUNGBING (HLB) RESISTANCE
item HLB RESISTANCE THROGUH TRANSGENIC EXPRESSION OF SHORT CHAIN FRAGMENT VARIABLE ANTIBODIES AGAINST KEY LIBERIBACTER EPITOPES
item Identification and characterization of HLB-induced small RNAs and mRNAs-towards the understanding of natural defense mechanisms against HLB
item Identification of Bacillius Thuringiensis EndoToxins Active Against Adult Asian Citrus Psyllid
item Implementation of a Smartphone-and Web-Based Decision Support System for Managing Insect-Vectored Diseases of Vegetables and Grapes
item Implementation of a smartphone-and web-based decision support system for managing insect-vectored diseases of vegetables and grapes
item IN FIELD SOLAR HEAT TREATMENT OF HLB-INFECTED ORANGE TREES FOR INCULUM REDUCTION; FIELD TRIAL OF THERMOTHERAPY FOR CITURS HUANGLONGBING
item INVESTIGATING MECHANISMS OF PATHOGENESIS AND NATURAL DEFENSE RESPONSES OF CITRUS GREENING (HLB) BY CHARACTERIZING HOST SMALL RNAS AND MRNAS
item IPM TECHNOLOGIES FOR INSECT PESTS OF ORCHARD CROPS
item Large-scale Mating Disruption of Citrus Leafminer for Validation and Product Launch
item Minimizing Socio-Political Impacts to Maximize Cost-Effective Control of Emerging Plant Pests
item NFCA BETWEEN USDA-ARS AND UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA, IFAS AND FAES
item Optimizing Heat Treatment in the Fields and Understanding the Molecular Mechanism Behind the Success of Thermotherapy for the Control of Citrus HLB
item PATHOGENS OF INVASIVE INSECTS
item PRODUCTION OF TRANSGENIC COMMERCIAL SCION CULTIVARS RESISTANT TO HLB AND CANKER: CONTINUED AMP APPROACHES AND NOVEL TRANSGENIC STRATEGIES
item Rear and Release Psyllids as Biological Control Agents-An Economical and Feasible Mid-Term Solution for Huanglongbing (HLB) Disease
item Regional Implementation and Validation of a Smartphone- and Web-Based Scouting and Decision Support System
item Regional Implementation and Validation of a Smartphone- and Web-Based Scouting and Decision Support System
item Regional Implementation and Validation of a Smartphone- and Web-Based Scouting and Decision Support System
item Regional Implementation and Validation of a Smartphone- and Web-Based Scouting and Decision Support System for Managing Insect-Vectored Diseases
item Risk-based survey for decision making in the management of Huanglongbing
item SCREENING AND CLONING OF RESISTANCE RELATED GENES BY RNA-SEQ IN HUANGLONGBING (HLB) RESISTANT AND SUSCEPTIBLE CITRUS BREEDING LINES
item Screening and Cloning of Resistance Relates Genes by RNA-SEQ in Huanglongbing (HLB) Resistant and Susceptible Citrus Breeding Lines
item SECURE SITE FOR TESTING TRANSGENIC AND CONVENTIONAL CITRUS FOR HLB AND PSYLLID RESISTANCE
item SEMIOCHEMICAL-BASED TECHNOLOGY FOR CONTROL OF CITRUS PESTS
item SEMIOCHEMICALS FOR CONTROL OF CITRUS LEAFMINER AND CITRUS CANKER DISEASE WITH APPLICATION FOR CONTROL OF ASIAN CITRUS PSYLLID AND HLB
item TARGETING THE ASIAN CITRUS PSYLLID (ASCP) FEEDING MECHANSIM AS A MEANS OF BLOCKING PSYLLLID FEEDING ON CITRUS
item Targeting the Asian Citrus Psyllid Feeding Mechanism as a Means of Blocking Psyllid Feeding on Citrus (Enhancement Award)
item USDA-ARS CITRUS BREEDING TRUST WITH NEW VARIETIES DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT CORPORATION
item Utilization of Founder Lines for Improved Citrus Biotechnology via RMCE
item Why is Poncirus Trifoliata Resistant to Colonization by Asian Citrus Psyllid?
Last Modified: 10/30/2014
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