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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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Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Potato Germplasm Improvement for Disease Resistance and Superior Nutritional Content
(Appropriated)
Testing of Advanced Potato Germplasm for Biotic and Abiotic Resistances, Yield and Profitability Components
(Appropriated)
Hatching Factors and Trap Crops to Assist in the Eradication of Potato Cyst Nematode
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Biological and Economic Impacts of Emerging Potato Tuber Necrotic Viruses and the Development of Comprehensive and Sustainable Management Practices
(Reimbursable)
Improved Breeding and Variety Evaluation Methods to Reduce Acrylamide Content and Increase Quality in Processed Potato Products
(Reimbursable)
Advanced Breeding Line Evaluation, Testing and Hygienic Seed Multiplication of Potato for the Pacific Northwest
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Breeding for Resistance Against Root-Knot Nematode in Potato
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Determining Factors That Regulating Nutritional Content, Yield, and Seed Quality of Specialty and Processing Potatoes
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Methods to Eradicate Pcn
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Potatoes with Superior Disease Resistance, Performance, Phytonutrients and Management
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Molecular Markers Linked to Columbia Root-Knot Nematode Tuber Resistance from Solanum Tuberosum L. Clone Pa99n82-4
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Eradication Strategies for Globodera Pallida, the Pale Cyst Nematode, (Pcn)
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating the Potential of Hatching Factors to Mitigate Potato Cyst Nematode
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Exploring Strategies to Control Potato Cyst Nematode
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Immunity for Potato Cyst Nematode
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mechanistic Aspects of Tolerance to in-Season Heat Stress for Retention of Postharvest Quality
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mechanistic Aspects of Tolerance to in-Season Heat Stress for Retention of Postharvest Quality
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Novel Eradication Strategies for Pale Cyst Nematode
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Sterile Litchi Tomato Pcn Eradication
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Technical Assistance to the Eradication of Potato Cyst Nematode in the State of Idaho
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Testing of Potato Genotypes for Utilization by Industry in Washington State
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
The Role of Host Resistance of Potato, Rotation and Trap Crops in Controlling Soilborne Pests and Pathogens of Potato
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Potatoes with Superior Disease Resistance and Phytonutrients
(Trust)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Development of a Biocontrol Srategy for Reducing Or Eliminating Potato Zebra Chip Using Streptomyces
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Field Testing of Minor Use Pesticides
(Appropriated)
New Technologies and Strategies to Manage the Changing Pest Complex on Temperate Fruit Trees
(Appropriated)
Residue Analysis of Minor Use Pesticides
(Appropriated)
Systems Approach for Managing Emerging Insect Pests and Insect-Transmitted Pathogens of Potatoes
(Appropriated)
Biology, Ecology, and Management of Brown Mamorated Stink Bug in Orchard Crops, Small Fruit, Grapes, Vegetables, and Ornamentals
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Chemical Attractants for Trapping and Baiting Invasive Polistes Paper Wasps
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Host Status of Temperate and Tropical Fruits for Apple Maggot Fly
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Apple Maggot Host Elimination
(Reimbursable)
Development of Enhanced Pest Risk Analyses for Temperate Tree Fruit Pests
(Reimbursable)
Mapping and Predicting Psyllid Sources, Immigration and Locality-Specific Disease Spread in the Pacific Northwest
(Reimbursable)
The Perennial Weed Connection: Potato Psyllid and Zebra Chip Disease in Washington Potato Fields
(Reimbursable)
Zebra Chip and Potato Exports: Pest Delimitation and Vector/pathogen Biology Impacting Trade to the Pacific Rim
(Reimbursable)
Biology and Management of Zebra Chip Disease
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Cold-Hardiness of Potato Psyllid under Washington State Conditions: Implications of Host Plant, Psyllid Genetic Type, and Infection Status
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Enhanced Pest Risk Analyses for Temperate Tree Fruit Pests
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Field Testing and Residue Analysis of Minor Use Pesticides
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Host Status of Temperate and Tropical Fruits for Apple Maggot Fly
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Management of Potato Psyllid and Zebra Chip Disease
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Monitoring Potato Psyllid Populations and Liberibacter in the Pacific Northwest
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Potato Psyllid Ecology, Transmission Biology of Liberibacter, and Management of Zebra Chip Disease
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Quality Assurance Services and Support for Ir-4 Minor Use Pesticides Residue Laboratory in Wapato Washington
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Technology to Manage Insect Pests of Temperate Tree Fruit Crops
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Two Invasive Weeds As a Winter 'bridge' for Potato Psyllid in Growing Regions of Washington, Idaho, and Oregon
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Two Invasive Weeds As a Winter 'bridge' for Potato Psyllid in Growing Regions of Washington, Idaho, and Oregon
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Active Yeasts Improve Selective Insecticides for Codling Moth in Pear
(Trust)
Chemical Mediation of Aggregation by Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
(Trust)
Climate Change and Its Impact on Predicting Codling Moth Emergence
(Trust)
Codling Moth Attract-and-Kill with Kairomonal Lures
(Trust)
Comparative Biology of Potato Psyllid Haplotypes and Implications for Northwest Potato Growers
(Trust)
Molecular Gut Content Analysis to Pinpoint Where Psylla Overwinter
(Trust)
Natural Kairomones for Monitoring and Control of Native and Invasive Tortricid Pests
(Trust)
Suppression of Pear Psylla Using Elicitors of Plant Defenses
(Trust)
Last Modified: 8/28/2016
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