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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)
Genetic Diversity Assessment of Cacao and Other Tropical Tree Crop Genetic Resources
(Appropriated)
Sustainable Production Systems for Cacao
(Appropriated)
Development of Sustainable Cacao Production Methods
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Conservation of Fine Flavored Varieties of Theobroma Cacao
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Assessment of Genetic Diversity and Biocontrol Strategies in the International Cacao Genebank
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Cacao Genotypic Response to Abiotic Stresses, Management and Soil Quality and Characterization of Cacao Germplasm
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization and Evaluation of Targeted Traits of Cacao in the International Cocao Genebank, Trinidad
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Develop Sustainable Production System for Tropical Tree Crops and Assess Germplasm to Improve Cacao Sustainability
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Next Generation Sequences to Address Genetic Diversity and Disease Interactions of Perennial Tropical Crops
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Sustainable Cacao Production Methods in Costa Rica
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Genomic Charecterization and Management of Fungal Diseases of Cacao
(Appropriated)
Characterizing the Transcriptome of Endophytic Trichoderma Isolates
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of High Throughput Genome and Transcriptome Sequences for Tropical Perennial Crops
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Genomes of Fungal Pathogens and Cacao Defense Responses
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Vascular Streak Dieback and Other Diseases of Cacao in Indonesia
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Development of Biological Control Techologies & Strategies for Arthropod Pests of Perennial Tropical Crops Imp. to the Us, .. Coffee
(Appropriated)
Finding Previously Unreported Biological Control Agents of the Coffee Berry Borer by Determining Alternate Host Plants
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Nematodes As Biological Control Agents of the Coffee Berry Borer in Mexico
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Production (NP #305)
Sustainable Production Systems for Cacao
(Appropriated)
Cacao Genotypic Response to Abiotic Stresses, Management and Soil Quality and Characterization of Cacao Germplasm
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Develop Sustainable Production System for Tropical Tree Crops and Assess Germplasm to Improve Cacao Sustainability
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Sustainable Cacao Production Methods in Costa Rica
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Soil Quality Parameters (Sqp) in Tropical Soils and Assessment of Elemental Composition in Tropical Crops
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 10/31/2014
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