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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
Agave
Animal research, general
Bacteria
Banana
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Citrus, general/other
Cocoa
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
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Duck and goose, live animal
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Eggplant
Eggs
Feed and feed additives
Flax
Forage legumes, other
General technology
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
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
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)
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Peanut
Peas (dry)
Peas (fresh, fresh-processed)
Pecan
Peppers
Perennial grasses, other
Plum
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Rhizomes, tubers, bulbs, and root crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Rice
River basins
Sewage and waste disposal facilities and systems
Soft red wheat
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solanaceous and related crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Soybean
Strawberry
Sugar cane
Summer annual grasses (includes forage sorghums, sudangrass, sorghum)
Sunflower
Sweet potato
Sweet sorghum
Swine, general/other
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
Tomato
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Turkey, live animal
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wine grapes
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Wood and wood products
Research Projects within Soybean
item A Calculated Approach to Breeding Low Phytate Soybean for Improved Germination and Emergence
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 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 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 Develop High-Yielding Mg4-6 Soybean Cultivars/ Germplasm with High Protein, Low Phytate, and Desirable Sugars for the Meal Market
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 Soybean Lines with Higher Protein and Improved Cysteine and Methionine Contents
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 Maturity Group 0-II Soybeans with High Oil, Improved Fatty Acid Profiles, and High Yielding Potential
item Development of Maturity Group 00,0 and I Soybean Germplasm with 1-3% Higher Protein and Good Agronomic Quality
item Development of Productive Soybeans with High Oil and Improved Fatty Acid Profiles
item Development of Quality Soybeans with High-Protein, Low Phytate and High Yielding Capacity in Maturity Groups 0-II
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 Varieties with Higher Yield Potential and Higher Protein Concentration Using Molecular Marker Technology
item Development of Soybeans with High Yield and Higher Seed Protein with Improved Amino Acid Composition and Low Phytate
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 (Year one of 3)
item Drought, Heat, and Flood Tolerant Varieties for the Midwest and South: Building on Success (Year one of 3)
item IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON PLANT DEFENSE RESPONSES INDUCED BY INSECT HERBIVORES AND PLANT PATHOGENS
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 INTEGRATING SUNFLOWER WITH ORGANIC GRAIN PRODUCTION IN THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES
item Investigating the Usefulness and Physiological Consequences of Low Phytate Soybean Meal in Poultry Diets
item Locating Genes in the Soybean Genome that are Associated with Increased Sulfur Containing Amino Acid Content
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 Protein Quality Improvement in Productive Mg Iv – V Soybeans
item SENSING METHODS & INSTRUMENTATION FOR RAPID DETERMINATION OF MOISTURE CONTENT... AND OTHER QUALITY ATTRIBUTES OF GRAINS, SEEDS, & NUTS
item STRATEGIES TO PREDICT AND MANIPULATE RESPONSES OF CROPS AND CROP DISEASE TO ANTICIPATED CHANGES OF CARBON DIOXIDE, OZONE, AND TEMPERATURE
Last Modified: 4/18/2014
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