The 2022 Presidential Rank Award winners—the highest honor for federal employees—have been announced. Winners selected by President Biden from across 33 federal agencies include four ARS employees. Congratulations to Joan K. Lunney, Matias B. Vanotti, (Meritorious Senior Professional) Joon Park and Archie Tucker (Meritorious Executive)! Full list of winners.
ARS-funded research is studying the effectiveness of natural biochar to adsorb pharmaceutical contaminants before it reaches our streams and waterways. Learn more.
1890 Faculty Research Sabbatical Program
The ARS 1890 Faculty Research Sabbatical Program provides faculty at 1890 land-grant universities with the opportunity to participate in a residency at an ARS laboratory to conduct cooperative research with ARS scientists.