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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.

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Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Detection and Fate of Chemical and Biological Residues in Food and Environmental Systems
(Appropriated)
Environmental Chemical Residues and Their Impact in the Food Supply
(Appropriated)
Partitioning of Drug Residues in Dairy Systems
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Determination of Ractopamine and Zilpaterol Levels in Human Subjects to Correlate Nutritional Intake Data for Risk Assessments in Cancer Onset
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Airborne Transmission of Antimicrobial Resistant Bacteria and Genes, and Antibiotic Residues from Concentrated Beef Operations
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Detection Methods for Shiga-Toxin Producing Escherichia Coli and Salmonella from Cattle Fecal Samples, Retail Meat, and Fresh Produce
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Plasma Kinetics and Tissue Residues after Label and Extralabel Administration of Flunixin Meglumine to Cull Dairy Cows
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Enhancement of Hard Spring Wheat, Durum, and Oat Quality
(Appropriated)
Genetic Improvement of Barley
(Appropriated)
Genetic Improvement of Durum and Spring Wheat for Quality and Resistance to Diseases and Pests
(Appropriated)
Physiological and Genetic Approaches to Improving Extractable Sugar Yield in Sugarbeet
(Appropriated)
Sunflower Genetic Improvement with Genes from Wild Crop Relatives and Domesticated Sunflower
(Appropriated)
Characterization of Genes Governing Sensitivity to Host-Selective Toxins Produced by Necrotrophic Pathogens in Wheat
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Enriching and Understanding the Wheat Genome by Inducing Homoeologous Recombination
(Reimbursable)
Genomics of Abiotic Stress Resistance in Wild and Cultivated Sunflowers
(Reimbursable)
Developing Doubled Haploid Inducers for Sunflower Using a Mutagenesis Approach
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Sunflower Germplasm with Sclerotinia Head and Stalk Rot Resistance
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Discovery and Use of Novel Sources of Head Rot and Stalk Rot Resistance in Sunflower and Studies of Asteraceae Genera
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Discovery and Use of Novel Sources of Head Rot and Stalk Rot Resistance in Sunflower and Studies of Asteraceae Genera
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Flood Tolerance Screening of Sunflower
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Genomic Analysis and Map-Based Cloning of a Ug99-Resistance Gene Derived from Wild Grass
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Gws to Develop ND Elite Malting Barley with Disease Resistance Package Including Ug99 Resistance
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Characterization of Host Resistance Genes from Wheat-Related Species for Fusarium Head Blight, Stem Rust, and Hessian Fly
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Major Genes-Qtl for Sclerotinia Resistance in Cultivated Sunflower and Wild Helianthus
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Investigating the Role of Sunflower Volatiles and Other Semiochemicals in Resistance to Insect Pests
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mapping and Introgression of Fusarium Head Blight Resistance from Emmer Wheat to Durum Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
North Dakota Pollinator Health and Pollination Services
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Transferring Sclerotinia Resistance Genes from Wild Helianthus Species into Cultivated Sunflower
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Use of High Throughput Genotyping Systems to Detect Markers Associated with Agronomic Traits in Durum Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Using Genomic Selection (Gs) to Optimize Prediction of Sclerotinia and Agronomic Phenotypes for More Efficient Breeding
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Sunflower Hybrids for Saskatchewan with Improved Oil Profiles
(Trust)
Development of Super Confection Sunflower Effectively Resistant to Downy Mildew and Rust
(Trust)
Development of Super Confection Sunflower Effectively Resistant to Downy Mildew and Rust
(Trust)
Marker Development and Saturation Mapping of the Stb16q Septoria Tritici Resistance Gene in Wheat
(Trust)
Testing Transgenic Barley for Fhb Resistance
(Trust)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Host-Pathogen Interactions in Barley and Wheat
(Appropriated)
Molecular Approaches for Improved Cercospora Leaf Spot Control in Sugarbeet
(Appropriated)
Sclerotinia Initiative
(Appropriated)
Cloning and Validation of New Parastagonospora Nodorum Necrotrophic Effectors and Characterization of Sntox1 and the Sntox1-Snn1 Interaction
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Cloning and Validation of New Parastagonospora Nodorum Necrotrophic Effectors and Further Characterization of Sntox1 and the Sntox1-Snn1 Interaction
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Increased Grain Yield and Grain Quality Through Better Resistance to Leaf Blotch Diseases in Wheat and Barley
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization and Validation of Two Distinct Mechanisms for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum in Pea
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Effectors Involved in Plant - Necrotrophic Pathogen Interactions
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Factors Influencing Sugarbeet Resistance to Rhizomania
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterizing Resistance and Pathogenicity Genes Associated with Infection B. Napus by S. Sclerotiorum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Enhancing Soybean for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Eqtl Analysis in Soybean Populations to Elucidate Genetic Architecture of Host Response to Infection by Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Sunflower Hybrids for Resistance to Sclerotinia Head Rot
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Expression Profiling of the Pea-Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum Interaction for Genomics Assisted Breeding
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
High Density Genotyping of a Diverse Population of Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Head Rot Resistance Screening in Sunflowers & Impacts & Implications of Timing of Sclerotinia Infection in Dry Bean, Soybean, & Sunflower
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improved White Mold Resistance in Dry & Snap Beans Through Multi-Site Screening & Pathogen Characterization Throughout Major Production Area
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improved White Mold Resistance in Dry and Snap Beans Through Multi-Site Screening and Pathogen Characterization Throughout Major Production Areas
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Managing Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola Withfungicides
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Metabolomic Profiles Associated with Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum in Dry Edible Beans
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Synergistic Enhancement of Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Use of a Transformation System in Sunflower for Sclerotinia Resistance Studies
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Validating Qtl for White Mold Resistance in Mesoamerican Beans
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Virulence Characterization in the Net Form Net Blotch System on Barley
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
White Mold Resistance-Qtl: Identification, Interactions, and Fine Mapping in Common Bean
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
White Mold Resistance-Qtl: Identification, Interactions, and Fine Mapping in Common Bean
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Spot Form Net Blotch on Barley in Eastern Montana
(Trust)
Characterization of Spot Form Net Blotch on Barley in Eastern Montana
(Trust)
Net Form Net Blotch of Barley, Identification and Characterization of Host Resistance
(Trust)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Conservation of Genetic Diversity and Improved Storage Protocols for Agricultural Pests and Beneficial Insects
(Appropriated)
Novel Weed Management Solutions: Understanding Weed-Crop Interactions in Northern Climates
(Appropriated)
Development of Improved Management Systems for Pollinators, Alfalfa Leafcutter Bee, Megachile Rotundata and Blue Orchard Bee, Osmia Lignaria
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Use of Fluctuating Thermal Regimes During Storage to Improve the Quality of Mass Reared and Stockpiled Insect Species (Iaea Agreement No. 18324/r0)
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Genomics Based Approach for Identifying Genetic Traits and Markers Linked to Disease Resistance in Brassica Spp.
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Hormonal Signaling in Leafy Spurge
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Physiology of Insect Pollinators
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Screening Transcriptomes of Leafy Spurge to Identify Key Molecular Targets Regulating Developmental Processes
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Synchronizing Pollinators with Almond Bloom: Part One, An Environmental Covariate for the Dennis/kemp Model
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Production (NP #305)
Cryopreservation of Bee Germplasm Research
(Appropriated)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Enhancement of Hard Spring Wheat, Durum, and Oat Quality
(Appropriated)
Improved Potato Market Quality Through Germplasm Processing Evaluations and Optimized Storage Technologies
(Appropriated)
Improving Potato Nutritional and Market Quality by Identifiying and Manipulating Physiological and Molecular Processes Controlling Tuber Wound-Healing and Sprout Growth
(Appropriated)
Acrylamide Mitigation in Processed Potato
(Reimbursable)
Evaluation of Processing and Storage Capabilities of New and Established Potato Germplasm - Part II
(Trust)
National Fry Processing Trials
(Trust)
National Fry Processing Trials - Part II
(Trust)
National Fry Processing Trials - Part III
(Trust)
Last Modified: 8/25/2016
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