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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
Air
Alfalfa
Animal research, general
Apple
Arboreta and botanical gardens
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Blueberry
Broadleaf forests of the North
Carrot
Cheese
Chemurgic Crops
Cherry
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cocoa
Coffee
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Conifer forests of the West
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cotton, other
Cranberry
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cultured aquatic animals, general/other
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Durum wheat
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Eggplant
Eggs
Florist crops, other
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Fungi (includes yeast)
General Commodity
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 spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Honey bees
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lemon
Mango
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Milk
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Narcotic plants
Nectarine
Nematodes
Noncrop plant research
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Orange
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other animals, general
Other beef cattle products
Other cultured finfish
Other cultured shellfish
Other dairy cattle products
Other poultry products
Other swine products
Oysters
Parks and urban green space
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Pear
Peas (dry)
Peppers
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Plum
Potato
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Raspberry
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Rice
Salmon
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solanaceous and related crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Strawberry
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sunflower
Sweet potato
Swine, general/other
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Trout
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Turkey, live animal
Vegetables, general/other
Viroids, mycoplasmas, spiroplasmas, etc.
Viruses
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife and natural fisheries, general/other
Wine grapes
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Research Projects within Pasture
item AGREEMENT FOR SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL COOPERATION
item Applying Near-Surface Geophysics to Characterize and Monitor Hydrologic Processes
item ASSISTING ORGANIC DAIRY PRODUCERS TO MEET THE DEMANDS OF NEW AND EMERGING MILK MARKETS
item Biological Control of Canada Thistle using a Rust Fungus and Releasing APHIS-Approved Pathogens for Control of Russian Knapweed and Russian Thistle
item Buffers for Environmental Stewardship on Poultry and Livestock Farms
item CIG GYPSUM CURTAIN PROJECT
item Climate Projections in Support of USDA Analyses
item Comprehensive Data Management and Modeling for the USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
item Cornell Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
item Developing Decision Support Systems for Nutrient Management
item Development of a Riparian Conservation Plan Framework for State and Federal Action Agencies
item DISCOVERY AND CHARACTERIZATION OF PLANT PATHOGENS FOR BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF INVASIVE WEEDS FROM THEIR NATIVE RANGE
item Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems
item GRAZING LANDS CEAP
item GRAZINGLAND CONSERVATION ASSESSMENT
item GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS AND NITRATE LOSSES FROM ORGANIC SOILS IN DAIRY FARMING SYSTEMS IN NORTHERN GERMANY
item GREENHOUSE GAS LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS OF BIOCHAR EFFECTS ON MARGINAL LAND CONVERSION TO SWITCHGRASS PRODUCTION
item Identification of Invasive Species within Rubus Fruticosus Aggregate Occurring in the Pacific Northwest and California, USA
item IMPACT OF CONSERVATION PRACTICES ON NUTRIENT TRANSPORT AND FATE IN PASTURE SYSTEMS
item INTEGRATED PASTURE-CROP ROTATION
item LIGNOCELLULOSIC BIOMASS CONVERSION TO INFRASTRUCTURE COMPATIBLE FUEL, PRODUCTS AND POWER
item Long-Term Effects of Climate Variability and Land Management Change on Hydrology and Water Quality of Mahantango Creek Watershed (CEAP)
item MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION PRACTICES TO IMPROVE WATER QUALITY IN AGROECOSYSTEMS OF THE NORTHEASTERN US
item MANAGING FARMS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP AND PROFIT
item MECHANISTIC MODELING OF MULTISPECIES PASTURE GROWTH AND MANAGEMENT
item MODELING SILAGE EMISSIONS FOR IMPROVED AIR QUALITY
item Multifunctional Farms and Landscapes to Enhance Ecosystem Services
item Nitrogen (N) Use Efficiency of N-Fix Inoculated Grasses under Field Conditions
item P-Index Outreach and Modeling Support
item Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
item Penn State Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
item Point Assessment of Restrictive Layer Model
item Quantification of the Emission Reduction Benefits of Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Silage
item Regional Distribution and Abundance of Biofuel and Forage Species
item Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) Workshop: Re-plumbing the Chesapeake Watershed
item Spatial Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emission of Bioenergy Cropping Systems from Farm to National Scale
item STATE PHOSPHORUS (P) INDEX REFINEMENTS
item Tactical and Systemic Management of Nutrients to Balance Water Quality and Agricultural Production Priorities
item WE38 LAND USE DATABASE RESEARCH ASSET DEVELOPMENT
Last Modified: 10/19/2011
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