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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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Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Genetic Improvement of Citrus for Enhanced Resistance to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses
(Appropriated)
Development of Promising Supersour and Other Rootstocks Resistant to Hlb (Huanglongbing)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Promising Supersour and Other Rootstocks Resistant to Huanglonging (Hlb)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Hlb/acp Resistance in Poncirus Trifoliata Hybrids and Assessment of DNA Markers and Possible Resistance Genes
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Myb1a Gene Expression in Citrus
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Accelerating Citrus Scion Cultivar Development and Testing
(Reimbursable)
Development of Promising New Scions for Florida Citrus: Exploiting Huanglongbing (Hlb) Resistance and Tolerance
(Reimbursable)
Development of Promising Supersour and Other Rootstocks Resistant to Huanglongbing
(Reimbursable)
High-Throughput Screening of Transgenic Citrus for Huanglungbing (Hlb) Resistance
(Reimbursable)
Investigating Mechanisms of Pathogenesis and Natural Defense Responses of Citrus Greening (Hlb) by Characterizing Host Small Rnas and Mrnas
(Reimbursable)
Production of Transgenic Commercial Scion Cultivars Resistant to Hlb and Canker: Continued Amp Approaches and Novel Transgenic Strategies
(Reimbursable)
Secure Site for Testing Transgenic and Conventional Citrus for Hlb and Psyllid Resistance
(Reimbursable)
Exploring Avocado Variability for Laurel Wilt Resistance and Other Fruit Quality and Horticultural Traits for Production in East-Central Fl
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Mature Budwood Tranformation Technology
(Trust)
USDA-ARS Citrus Breeding Trust with New Varieties Development and Management Corporation
(Trust)
Utilization of Founder Lines for Improved Citrus Biotechnology Via Rmce
(Trust)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Alternatives to Methyl Bromide Soil Fumigation for Vegetable and Floriculture Production
(Appropriated)
Emerging Diseases of Citrus, Vegetables, and Ornamentals
(Appropriated)
Characterization and Manipulation of the Prophages/phages of 'candidatus Liberibacter Asiaticus' for the Control of Citrus Huanglongbing
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Promising Supersour and Other Rootstocks Resistant to Hlb (Huanglongbing)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Promising Supersour and Other Rootstocks Resistant to Huanglonging (Hlb)
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Implementation of a Smartphone-and Web-Based Decision Support System for Managing Insect-Vectored Diseases of Vegetables and Grapes
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Implementation of a Smartphone-and Web-Based Decision Support System for Managing Insect-Vectored Diseases of Vegetables and Grapes
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Methyl Bromide Transitions Grant Proposal: Overcoming Obstacles to Adoption of Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Regional Implementation and Validation of a Smartphone and Web-Based Scouting and Decision Support System
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Regional Implementation and Validation of a Smartphone and Web-Based Scouting and Decision Support System
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Regional Implementation and Validation of a Smartphone and Web-Based Scouting and Decision Support System
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Screening and Cloning of Resistance Relates Genes by Rna-Seq in Huanglongbing (Hlb) Resistant and Susceptible Citrus Breeding Lines
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Early Detection: Stochastic Modeling and the Design of Early-Detection Survey Methodologies and Resource Estimators for High-Risk Pathogens
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Minimizing Socio-Political Impacts to Maximize Cost-Effective Control of Emerging Plant Pests
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Effects of Seed Quality Management Practices on Phytosanitary Risk Reduction
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Hlb/acp Resistance in Poncirus Trifoliata Hybrids and Assessment of DNA Markers and Possible Resistance Genes
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Myb1a Gene Expression in Citrus
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Hydro-Solar and Solar Heated Air for Thermotherapy of Hlb-Infected Citrus
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Virus of Hemipterans: Leafhoppers and Psyllids
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
A Team Approach to Culturing Liberibacter Asiaticus
(Reimbursable)
An Assessment of the Viability of Black Spot-Blemished Citrus Fruit As a Pathway for Disease Dispersal Via Domestic and International Trade
(Reimbursable)
Characterization and Manipulation of the Prophages/phages of 'candidatus Liberibacter Asiaticus' for the Control of Citrus Huanglongbing
(Reimbursable)
Control Citrus Hlb by Blocking the Functions of Two Critical Effectors Encoded by 'candidatus Liberibacter Asiaticus'
(Reimbursable)
Determination of Canker Survival and Transmission Via Canker-Blemished Fruit Relative to International Market Access
(Reimbursable)
Development of Promising New Scions for Florida Citrus: Exploiting Huanglongbing (Hlb) Resistance and Tolerance
(Reimbursable)
Development of Promising Supersour and Other Rootstocks Resistant to Huanglongbing
(Reimbursable)
High-Throughput Screening of Transgenic Citrus for Huanglungbing (Hlb) Resistance
(Reimbursable)
Investigating Mechanisms of Pathogenesis and Natural Defense Responses of Citrus Greening (Hlb) by Characterizing Host Small Rnas and Mrnas
(Reimbursable)
Optimizing Heat Treatment in the Fields and Understanding the Molecular Mechanism Behind the Success of Thermotherapy for the Control of Citrus Hlb
(Reimbursable)
Overcoming Obstacles for Implementation of Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation (Asd)
(Reimbursable)
Production of Transgenic Commercial Scion Cultivars Resistant to Hlb and Canker: Continued Amp Approaches and Novel Transgenic Strategies
(Reimbursable)
Regional Implementation and Validation of a Regional Scouting and Decision Support System for Managing Insect-Vectored Diseases
(Reimbursable)
Screening and Cloning of Resistance Related Genes by Rna-Seq in Huanglongbing (Hlb) Resistant and Susceptible Citrus Breeding Lines
(Reimbursable)
Secure Site for Testing Transgenic and Conventional Citrus for Hlb and Psyllid Resistance
(Reimbursable)
Strategic Management of Multiple Diseases in Strawberry Nurseries and Production Fields in the Eastern U.S. PRODUCTION Fields in the Eastern U.S.
(Reimbursable)
Weed and Nematode Control for Cut Flower and Vegetable Production
(Reimbursable)
Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation for Florida Commercial Tomato Production
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation for High Tunnel Tomato Production in Florida
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation for Production of Bell Peppers
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation for Production of in-Ground Ornamentals
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation for Small Farms in the Southeastern United States
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing Potential for Nitrous Oxide Generation from Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization and Manipulation of the Prophages/phages of 'candidatus Liberibacter Asiaticus' for the Control of Citrus Huanglongbing
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Collaborative Research on Emerging Plant Viruses and Their Insect Vectors
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Collaborative Research on Transmission of Insect-Vectored Vegetable Viruses
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Collaborative Research on Transmission of Thrips-Vectored Vegetable Viruses
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Generic Multiple-Pest Model & User-Friendly Front End to Test Control Strategies & Establish Necessary Resources for High-Risk Path
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Novel Control Strategy for Thrips and Tospobiruses in Floral Crops
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Economic Analysis of Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation in the Southeastern United States
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating Potential Gas Emissions During Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Non-Fumigant Systems for Specialty Crop Production
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Exploring Avocado Variability for Laurel Wilt Resistance and Other Fruit Quality and Horticultural Traits for Production in East-Central Fl
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Extension and Outreach of Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation in the Southeast
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Farm Bill Minimizing Socio-Political Impacts to Maximize Cost-Effective Control of Emerging Plant Pests
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Regional Implementation and Validation of a Smartphone and Web-Based Scouting and Decision Support System for Managing Insect-Vectored Diseases
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Risk-Based Survey for Decision Making in the Management of Huanglongbing
(Trust)
USDA-ARS Citrus Breeding Trust with New Varieties Development and Management Corporation
(Trust)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Ipm Technologies for Insect Pests of Orchard Crops
(Appropriated)
Subtropical Insect Pests of Vegetables and Ornamental Plants
(Appropriated)
Collaborative Research on the Citrus Leafminer, Phyllocnistis Citrella
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Deep Sequencing of Diaphorina Citri
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Insect Control Strategies Based on Rnai and Insect Deterrent Proteins for Insect Pests of Citrus
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Genetic Basis and Effect of Diet on Color Polymorphism in the Diaprepes Root Weevil
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Semiochemical-Based Technology for Control of Citrus Pests
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Transcriptome and Small Ribonucleic Acid (Rna) Profiling Studies in the Asian Citrus Psyllid
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Virus of Hemipterans: Leafhoppers and Psyllids
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Application of An Aggregation Pheromone for Management of the Diaprepes Root Weevil
(Reimbursable)
Developing An Infrastructure and Product Test Pipeline to Deliver Novel Therapies for Citrus Greening Disease
(Reimbursable)
Identification of Bacillius Thuringiensis Endotoxins Active Against Adult Asian Citrus Psyllid
(Reimbursable)
Large-Scale Mating Disruption of Citrus Leafminer for Validation and Product Launch
(Reimbursable)
Rear and Release Psyllids As Biological Control Agents-An Economical and Feasible Mid-Term Solution for Huanglongbing (Hlb) Disease
(Reimbursable)
Why Is Poncirus Trifoliata Resistant to Colonization by Asian Citrus Psyllid?
(Reimbursable)
Development of Cdna Microarrays for Gene Expression Research in Floricultural Crops
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evolving and Integration of Management Plans for Major Taxonomic Groups and Potential New Invasive Pests of Ornamental and Floriculture Production
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Hybrids of Citrus and Citrus Relatives for Huanglongbing (Hlb) Tolerance/resistance (5200-147b)
(Trust)
Not All Psyllids Are Created Equal: Why Do Some Transmit Liberibacter and Others Do Not?
(Trust)
Crop Production (NP #305)
Horticultural, Physiological, and Genetic Factors Affecting Sustainable Citrus Production
(Appropriated)
Application of New Technologies to Expedite Cleaning of New Accessions for Use in Florida
(Reimbursable)
Use of Rnai to Mitigate Responses of Citrus Infected with Candidatus Liberibacter Asiaticus (Clas), on Development of Huanglongbing Disease (Hlb)
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Hybrids of Citrus and Citrus Relatives of Huanglongbing (Hlb) Tolerance/resistance (5200-147c)
(Trust)
Use of Digital Pcr for Improved Early Detection of Candidatus Liberibacter Asiaticus Infection of Citrus
(Trust)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Bioactive Constituents and Specialty Food Fibers As Value-Added Products from Citrus Processing Waste
(Appropriated)
Enhanced Utilization of Carbohydrates and Polysaccharides from Citrus Processing Waste Streams
(Appropriated)
Metabolomic and Microbial Profiling of Tropical/subtropical Fruits and Small Fruits for Quality Factors and Microbial Stability
(Appropriated)
Investigate Effect of Nutritional Sprays on Healthy and Hlb-Diseased Orange Fruit and Resulting Juice Quality
(Reimbursable)
Characterization and Manipulation of the Color of Fresh Citrus Fruit Especially Regarding to Improve Fruit Appearance under Hlb Disease
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Degreening of Citrus Fruit
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Investigation of Sugars, Acids, Flavonoids and Limonoids in Citrus Lines with Varying Degrees of Tolerance to Citrus Greening Or Huanglongbing...
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Quality Evaluation of Tropical/subtropical Fruit and Fruit Products
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Methyl Bromide Alternatives (NP #308)
Development of Grafting Technology to Improve Sustainability and Competitiveness of the U.S. Fruiting Vegetable Industry
(Reimbursable)
Testing of Mbi-005 for Cut Flower Production
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 7/3/2015
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