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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 Soil and land, general
item Applying Near-Surface Geophysics to Characterize and Monitor Hydrologic Processes
item Assessing Agricultural Burning and Black Carbon Emissions in Russia Using Remote Sensing Approaches
item Beneficial Use of FGD-gypsum to Re-vegetate Mercury Mine Wastes
item Benefits of Soil Amendments in Revitalization of Trace Element Contaminated Soils
item BIOLOGICAL TREATMENT OF MANURE AND ORGANIC RESIDUALS TO CAPTURE NUTRIENTS AND TRANSFORM CONTAMINANTS
item CAN FGD-GYPSUM APPLICATION WITH ORGANIC AMENDMENTS FACILITATE REVEGETATION OF HG RICH SOILS AND MINE WASTES
item Comparative Model Simulations with Agricultural Policy EXtender (APEX) to Assess the Effects of Management Practices
item Comprehensive Data Management and Modeling for the USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit
item DEVELOPING BENEFICIAL USES OF AGRICULTURAL, INDUSTRIAL, AND MUNICIPAL BYPRODUCTS
item Development of a Riparian Conservation Plan Framework for State and Federal Action Agencies
item Development of Datasets and Improved Modules for Crop Systems & Global Change Lab Crop and Soil Modeling Systems
item DEVELOPMENT, VALIDATION AND VERIFICATION OF NEW MODULES FOR CORN MODEL, MAIZSIM AND POTATO MODEL, SPUDSIM
item ECOLOGICAL REVITALIZATION RISK EVALUATION FOR BENEFICIAL USE OF FGD-GYPSUM
item Enhancing Food Security of Underserved Populations in the Northeast Through Sustainable Regional Food Systems
item Estimating Soil Moisture Content with WindSat and Remotely Sensed Vegetation Water Content
item IMPACTS OF BIOFUEL DEVELOPMENT ON CARBON MANAGEMENT AND AGRICULTURAL CONSERVATION PRACTICES
item Improved Modeling of Phosphorus and Nitrogen Transport, and Leaching on Manure-Treated Soils for the Chesapeake Bay Region
item In Situ Remediation of Soil DDT and Dieldrin Residues at BARC to Reduce Earthworm Bioaccumulation of These Soil Contaminants
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 Mechanistic Process-Level Crop Simulation Models for Assessment of Agricultural Systems
item P-Index Outreach and Modeling Support
item Performance and Optimization of Small-Scale Digesters for Energy Production and Treatment of Livestock Wastewater
item Point Assessment of Restrictive Layer Model
item QUANTIFYING AND MONITORING NUTRIENT CYCLING, CARBON DYNAMICS AND SOIL PRODUCTIVITY AT FIELD, WATERSHED AND REGIONAL SCALES
item Review of in situ Remediation and Phytoremediation of Ni Contaminated Soils
item Risk Assessment and Reduction for Trace Elements in Soils and Crops
item ROUTINE MAPPING OF LAND-SURFACE CARBON, WATER AND ENERGY FLUXES AT FIELD TO REGIONAL SCALES BY FUSING MULTI-SCALE AND MULTI-SENSOR IMAGERY
item Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) Workshop: Re-plumbing the Chesapeake Watershed
item Spectral Properties of Diverse Winter and Summer Crops to Support Crop Identification and Confition Assessment Research
item Tactical and Systemic Management of Nutrients to Balance Water Quality and Agricultural Production Priorities
item USDA Black Carbon Initiative: A Portfolio of Proposed Activities
item Use of APEX Model for Simulation of Nitrogen Dynamics and Cover Crops in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
Last Modified: 10/19/2011
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