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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Programs and Projects at this Location
ARS research is organized into National Programs. Within each National Program are research projects. Listed below are the National Programs and research projects currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a National Program (NP) will take you to the main ARS site for more information on the program. Clicking on a research project title will take you to more information on the project.


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Water Availability and Water Management (NP #211)
Developing Sustainable Cropping Systems to Improve Water Productivity and Protect Water and Soil Quality in Irrigated Agriculture
(Appropriated)
Detection and Quantification of Pathogenic Pythium Species in Calla Lilly Soils
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Determination of Post Fumigation Recovery of Soil Microbial Communities over Time
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Economics of Sustainable Vinyard Water Management Strategies with Limited and Impaired Water Supplies
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Fertigation of Pomegranate with Drip Irrigation
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Rootstocks for Sustainable Vineyard Water Management Strategies for Limited and Impaired Water Supplies
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Technology Transfer for Developing Sustainable Vineyard Water Management
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Vineyard Water Management Strategies in Washington State
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Resource Assessment Framework for Dependable Feedstock Supply to Produce Advance Biofuels in Hawaii and Western United States (2014)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Memorandum of Understanding Between Department of Energy and United States Department of Agriculture
(Memorandum of Understanding)
Remote Measurement of Soil Water in Grapevines
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Detection and Quantification of Pathogenic Pythum Species in Calla Lily Soils
(Reimbursable)
Determination of Post Fumigation Recovery of Soil Microbial Communities over Time
(Reimbursable)
Developing Soil Fumigation with Reduced Application Rate in Low Permeability Tarp Mulched Raised-Bed System
(Reimbursable)
Improving Pomegranate Fertigation and Nitrogen Use Efficiency with Drip Irrigation Systems
(Reimbursable)
Monitoring Chloropicrin and 1,3-Dichloropropene Emissions from Drip Applications under Totally Impermeable Film
(Reimbursable)
Environmental Impact Assessment of Methyl Bromide Alternative Chemicals
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Fertilization of Pomegranate with Drip Irrigation
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improve Fumigation Efficiency for Almond Orchard Replanting
(Trust)
Water Management Strategies for Table Grapes During Periods of Reduced Water Supplies
(Trust)
Climate Change, Soils, and Emissions (NP #212)
Detection and Quantification of Pathogenic Pythium Species in Calla Lilly Soils
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Determination of Post Fumigation Recovery of Soil Microbial Communities over Time
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Improving Pomegranate Fertigation and Nitrogen Use Efficiency with Drip Irrigation Systems
(Reimbursable)
Improve Fumigation Efficiency for Almond Orchard Replanting
(Trust)
Biorefining (NP #213)
Detection and Quantification of Pathogenic Pythium Species in Calla Lilly Soils
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Determination of Post Fumigation Recovery of Soil Microbial Communities over Time
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Memorandum of Understanding Between Department of Energy and United States Department of Agriculture
(Memorandum of Understanding)
Developing Soil Fumigation with Reduced Application Rate in Low Permeability Tarp Mulched Raised-Bed System
(Reimbursable)
Improving Pomegranate Fertigation and Nitrogen Use Efficiency with Drip Irrigation Systems
(Reimbursable)
Monitoring Chloropicrin and 1,3-Dichloropropene Emissions from Drip Applications under Totally Impermeable Film
(Reimbursable)
Environmental Impact Assessment of Methyl Bromide Alternative Chemicals
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improve Fumigation Efficiency for Almond Orchard Replanting
(Trust)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Genetic Improvement of Prunus and Vitis Scions and Rootstocks for Fruit Quality and Pest Resistance
(Appropriated)
Management of Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources and Associated Information
(Appropriated)
Propagation of Prunus Candidate Rootstocks for Soil-Borne Pest Screening
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Accelerating Grape Cultivar Improvement Via Phenotyping Centers and Next Generation Markers
(Reimbursable)
Development of Seedless Grapes for the Fresh Market Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
(Trust)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Characterization, Epidemiology and Management Strategies of Citrus Tristeza Virus and Spiroplasma Citri on Citrus in California
(Appropriated)
Epidemiology and Management of Pierce's Disease and Other Maladies of Grape
(Appropriated)
Genetic Improvement of Prunus and Vitis Scions and Rootstocks for Fruit Quality and Pest Resistance
(Appropriated)
Document and Construction of a Production Ac-Dc Epg Monitor for Commercialization
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Propagation of Prunus Candidate Rootstocks for Soil-Borne Pest Screening
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Substrate-Borne Vibrational Signals in Intraspecific Communication of Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Memorandum of Understanding Between Department of Energy and United States Department of Agriculture
(Memorandum of Understanding)
Non-Proprietary Agreement Between Fondazione Edmund Mach Di San Michele All'adige and USDA Agricultural Research Service
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Non-Proprietary User Agreement Between University of Chicago, Argonne, LLC., and USDA Agricultural Research Service
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Accelerating Grape Cultivar Improvement Via Phenotyping Centers and Next Generation Markers
(Reimbursable)
Developing Soil Fumigation with Reduced Application Rate in Low Permeability Tarp Mulched Raised-Bed System
(Reimbursable)
Monitoring Chloropicrin and 1,3-Dichloropropene Emissions from Drip Applications under Totally Impermeable Film
(Reimbursable)
Pierce’s Disease Control Using Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter Biology: Exploiting Communication of the Vector
(Reimbursable)
Definitively Identifying Lygus Ingestion Cells in Susceptible Cotton
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Impact Assessment of Methyl Bromide Alternative Chemicals
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Functional Analysis and Control of Virulence Genes of Candidatus Liberibacter Solanacearum Associated with Potato Zebra Chip Disease
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Metabolomic Characterization of “candiatus Liberibacter" Associated Citrus Huanglongbing and Potato Zebra Chip Diseases
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Time-Course of Effects on Cotton Squares from Nymphal Lygus Feeding
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
A Phage/prophage-Based Pcr System for Sensitive and Specific Detection of “candidatus Liberibacter Asiaticus and Spiroplasma
(Trust)
Breeding and Marker-Assisted Selection for Pierce’s Disease Resistant Table and Raisin Grapes in California
(Trust)
Definitively Identifying Ingestion Behaviors of Lygus Bugs on Susceptible and Resistant Cotton Plants
(Trust)
Development of a Taqman Array Card for Multiplex Detection of Citrus Pathogens by Real-Time Pcr
(Trust)
Development of Seedless Grapes for the Fresh Market Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
(Trust)
Evaluation of California Mild Ctv Strains That Replicate to High Titer in Citrus Rootstocks
(Trust)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Systems-Based Approaches for Control of Arthropod Pests Important to Agricultural Production, Trade and Quarantine
(Appropriated)
Flight-Response of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug to Olfactory Cues from Potential Hosts: Developing Attract & Kill Applications
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Fruit Fly Control in Sweet Cherries
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Retaining Export and Food Security of U.S. Specialty Crops: Low-Emission Methyl Bromide Fumigations for Quarantine and Pre-Shipment Uses
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Postharvest Treatment of California Strawberries with Methyl Bromide and Its Alternatives to Eliminate Key Mite Pests for Export Markets
(Reimbursable)
Assessing Persistence and Efficacy of New Insecticides in Pistachios
(Trust)
Assessment of Application Coverage to Control Navel Orangeworm
(Trust)
Breaking Critical Pest-Related Trade Barriers for California Citrus Exports
(Trust)
Phosphorus Acid Mrl Barrier to Eu Export of California Tree Nuts
(Trust)
Population Dynamics and Epidemiology of Navel Orangeworm Damage to Pistachios
(Trust)
Postharvest Cold-Treatment of California Stone Fruit (Peaches, Plums, Nectarines and Apricots) for the Spotted Wing Drosophila, Drosophila Suzukii
(Trust)
Reducing Cost of Mating Disruption for Navel Orangeworm
(Trust)
Standardized Assays for Comparing Ppo and Other Semiochemicals for Navel Orangeworm in Pistachios
(Trust)
Technical Framework for Using Cylinderized Phosphine to Manage Phosphine-Resistance
(Trust)
The Effect of Adjuvant Choice on in-Season Control of Navel Orangeworm in Pistachios
(Trust)
The Postharvest Treatment of California Blueberries to Eliminate Key Insect Pests
(Trust)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Integrate Pre and Postharvest Approaches to Enhance Fresh Fruit Quality and Control Postharvest Diseases
(Appropriated)
Influence of Pre and Postharvest Treatments on Table Grape and Blueberry Quality
(General Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Potassium in Quality of Grapes after Harvest
(Reimbursable)
Control of Postharvest Diseases of Citrus
(Trust)
Influence of Packaging and Mode of So2 Application on the Quality of Cold-Stored Grapes Picked into Tubs with Liners for Later Re-Packing
(Trust)
Preharvest and Postharvest Practices to Extend the Shelf-Life of Table Grapes
(Trust)
Methyl Bromide Alternatives (NP #308)
In Season Insecticide Control of Navel Orangeworm, Assessment of Application Coverage, and Relative Environmental Stability of Insecticides
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Postharvest Treatments to Eliminate Invasive Pests of Concern to the California Table Grape Industry
(Trust)
Retaining Export and Food Security of U.S. Specialty Crops: Low-Emission Methyl Bromide Fumigations for Quarantine and Pre-Shipment Uses
(Trust)
Last Modified: 9/4/2015
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