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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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Pasture, Forage and Rangeland Systems (NP #215)
Develop Improved Plant Genetic Resources to Enhance Pasture and Rangeland Productivity in the Semiarid Regions of the Western U.S.
(Appropriated)
Physiological Characterization of Salt Tolerant Alfalfa Germplasm
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Characterizing Germplasm Relationships and Maximizing Seedling Establishment of Utah Trefoil (Lotus Utahensis Ottley)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Developing Molecular Markers for Enhancing Resistance to Drought and High Salinity in Alfalfa
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Forb Islands: Possible Techniques to Improve Forb Seedling Establishment for Diversifying Sagebrush-Steppe Communities
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Development of Cool-Season Grass for Use in Dryland Semiarid Growing Environments in the U.S. and P.R. China
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Improved Grass and Legume Germplasm and Management Technologies for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Pastures
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses and Legumes for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Temperate Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Temperature Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses, Legumes, and Forage Shrub Germplasm for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Grasses for Use in Low-Maintenance Applications in Temperate Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Grasses for Use in Temperate Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Technologies and Plant Germplasm for Management and Remediation of Degraded Rangelands
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Orchardgrass Varieties and Germplasm for Toterance Or Resistance to the Choke Causing Fungus Epichloe Typhina
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Protocols for Maximizing Establishment of Three Great Basin Legume Species
(Reimbursable)
Restoration of Halogeton-Invaded Salt-Desert Shrublands with Improved Plant Materials
(Reimbursable)
Assessment of Rangeland and Turf Grasses for Abiotic Stress Response
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Collection and Evaluaton of Plant Materials for Rangelands of the Intermountain Region of the Western U.S.
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Comprehensive Assessment of Seeded Restoration Species: Factors Controlling Establishment and Persistence in Three Physiographic Regions
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Utilization of Genetic Markers and Maps for Breeding Perennial Forage, Range, and Turf Plants of the Western U.S.
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluate and Develop Improved Grasses and Legumes for Grazing and Dry Climates
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluate Turfgrasses for Improved Performance under Low Inputs
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Forb Seedling Establishment to Diversify Rangeland Revegetation Efforts in the Great Basin
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Wheatgrass Turf for Limited Irrigation Golf Course Roughs
(Trust)
Performance of Perennial Ryegrass Germplasm under Limited Evapotranspiration Replacement Irrigation
(Trust)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Develop Improved Plant Genetic Resources to Enhance Pasture and Rangeland Productivity in the Semiarid Regions of the Western U.S.
(Appropriated)
Physiological Characterization of Salt Tolerant Alfalfa Germplasm
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Characterizing Germplasm Relationships and Maximizing Seedling Establishment of Utah Trefoil (Lotus Utahensis Ottley)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Developing Molecular Markers for Enhancing Resistance to Drought and High Salinity in Alfalfa
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Forb Islands: Possible Techniques to Improve Forb Seedling Establishment for Diversifying Sagebrush-Steppe Communities
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Development of Cool-Season Grass for Use in Dryland Semiarid Growing Environments in the U.S. and P.R. China
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Improved Grass and Legume Germplasm and Management Technologies for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Pastures
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses and Legumes for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Temperate Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Temperature Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses, Legumes, and Forage Shrub Germplasm for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Grasses for Use in Low-Maintenance Applications in Temperate Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Grasses for Use in Temperate Growing Environments
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Technologies and Plant Germplasm for Management and Remediation of Degraded Rangelands
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Orchardgrass Varieties and Germplasm for Toterance Or Resistance to the Choke Causing Fungus Epichloe Typhina
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Protocols for Maximizing Establishment of Three Great Basin Legume Species
(Reimbursable)
Restoration of Halogeton-Invaded Salt-Desert Shrublands with Improved Plant Materials
(Reimbursable)
Assessment of Rangeland and Turf Grasses for Abiotic Stress Response
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Collection and Evaluaton of Plant Materials for Rangelands of the Intermountain Region of the Western U.S.
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Comprehensive Assessment of Seeded Restoration Species: Factors Controlling Establishment and Persistence in Three Physiographic Regions
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Utilization of Genetic Markers and Maps for Breeding Perennial Forage, Range, and Turf Plants of the Western U.S.
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluate and Develop Improved Grasses and Legumes for Grazing and Dry Climates
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluate Turfgrasses for Improved Performance under Low Inputs
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Forb Seedling Establishment to Diversify Rangeland Revegetation Efforts in the Great Basin
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Wheatgrass Turf for Limited Irrigation Golf Course Roughs
(Trust)
Performance of Perennial Ryegrass Germplasm under Limited Evapotranspiration Replacement Irrigation
(Trust)
Last Modified: 7/28/2016
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