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Did you know? The U.S. National Arboretum has over 70 varieties of cherry trees? Learn about the Arboretum and ARS's role in preserving this national treasure.
Flowering cherry trees are an important part of the U.S. National Arboretum located in Washington, DC, where ARS researchers continue to work on improving disease and pest resistance.
ARS Featured Photo: The UN designated 2021 the International Year of Fruits & Vegetables. Learn more about ARS's tropical fruit research.
ARS scientists are close to landing answers and potential remedies to Aeromonas hydrophila--a malady that decimates farm-raised catfish. Learn more.
Lisa Dean, ARS food technologist, and her team investigate nutritional content, flavor attributes, and shelf-life to maintain and improve the overall quality of American peanuts. Learn more
ARS delivers scientific solutions to national and global agricultural challenges. Learn more about ARS research accomplishments in the latest ARS Annual Report on Science.