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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Collaborations

The Southeast Area has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.


Current collaborators and projects:

ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY, LORMAN, MS
  • Low Input Systems of Pest Control for Sweetpotato in the Mississippi Delta


  • AMERICAN PEANUT COUNCIL, ALEXANDRIA, VA
  • International Consumer Preference for Peanuts of Various Production Origins


  • AMERICAN SUGARCANE LEAGUE, INC., THIBODAUX, LA
  • Making Crosses for the Sugarcane Breeding Program in Louisiana


  • ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS, TUCSON, AZ
  • Crop Management to Reduce Aflatoxin Contamination and Improve Biological Control


  • ARKANSAS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL, LITTLE ROCK, AR
  • Dietary Influences on Psychological and Physiological Function in Children

  • The Role of Dietary Factors on Growth, Development and Health


  • ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY, STATE UNIVERSITY, AR
  • Preserving Groundwater Quality and Availability for Agriculture

  • Little Rivers Watershed Monitoring

  • Integrating Soil, Crop and Pest Monitoring Using Spatial Technology on Arkansas Cotton Farms to Achieve Nutrient Loss Reduction

  • Support of the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation, Version 2 (Rusle2)


  • AUBURN UNIVERSITY, AUBURN, AL
  • Collaborative Effort to Elucidate the Molecular Mechanisms Contributing to Improved Growth and Disease Resistance in Hybrid Striped Bass

  • Development and Evaluation of Improved Peanut Cultivars

  • Examining Plant Growth Regulator (Pgr) and Herbicial Activity on Container-Grown Crops Produces in Alternative Soilless Substrates


  • AZUCARERA NACIONAL, S.A., PANAMA CITY,
  • Evaluation of Cp Cultivars for Yield Parameters and Disease Susceptibility in Panama


  • BARD, BETDAGAN 50250,
  • Antigenic Cartography of H9 Avian Influenza Virus and Application to Vaccine Selection


  • BIO-E-CROPS, LLC, TIFTON, GA
  • Understanding the Effects of Bioenergy Crop Production on Soil and Water Resources


  • CATIE, TURRIALBA,
  • Genetic and Phenotypic Evaluation of Basic Germplasm, Mapping Populations, Advanced Full-Sib Families, and Selected Clones of Theobroma Cacao


  • CENGICANA, GUATEMALA CITY,
  • Evaluation of Cp Cultivars for Yield Parameters and Disease Susceptibility in Guatemala


  • CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION, ATLANTA, GA
  • Control of Zoonotic Avian Viruses


  • CHANCELLOR MASTERS&SCHOLARS UNIV OF CAMBRIDGE, CAMBRIDGE CB2 ITN,
  • Development of a Generic Multiple-Pest Model & User-Friendly Front End to Test Control Strategies & Establish Necessary Resources for High-Risk Path


  • CITRUS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, LAKE ALFRED, FL
  • Development of Promising New Scions for Florida Citrus: Exploiting Huanglongbing (Hlb) Resistance and Tolerance

  • Development of Promising Supersour and Other Rootstocks Resistant to Huanglongbing

  • Application of An Aggregation Pheromone for Management of the Diaprepes Root Weevil

  • High-Throughput Screening of Transgenic Citrus for Huanglungbing (Hlb) Resistance

  • Screening and Cloning of Resistance Related Genes by Rna-Seq in Huanglongbing (Hlb) Resistant and Susceptible Citrus Breeding Lines

  • Production of Transgenic Commercial Scion Cultivars Resistant to Hlb and Canker: Continued Amp Approaches and Novel Transgenic Strategies

  • Secure Site for Testing Transgenic and Conventional Citrus for Hlb and Psyllid Resistance


  • COMPANIA AZUCARERA SALVADORENA SA DE CV, ,
  • Evaluation of Canal Point (Cp) Cultivars for Yield Parameters and Disease Susceptibility in El Salvador


  • CONNECTICUT AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION, NEW HAVEN, CT
  • Nanoscale Interactions Between Engineered Nanomaterials and Biochar


  • CORNELL UNIVERSITY - NYSAES, GENEVA, NY
  • Development of An East Coast Broccoli Industry


  • CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI, COLUMBIA, MO
  • Pasture Management Strategies to Reduce Non-Point Source Pollution and Enhance Integrated Production Systems That Include Agroforestry


  • DELTA HEALTH ALLIANCE, INC., STONEVILLE, MS
  • Delta Human Nutrition and Obesity Prevention


  • FLORIDA A&M UNIVERSITY, TALLAHASSEE, FL
  • Biologically Based Techniques for Control of Insect Pests


  • FLORIDA AVOCADO ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE, HOMESTEAD, FL
  • Development of Attractants/lures for the Redbay Ambrosia Beetle


  • FLORIDA CITRUS PACKERS ASSOCIATION, MAITLAND, FL
  • Determination of Canker Survival and Transmission Via Canker-Blemished Fruit Relative to International Market Access


  • FORT VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY, FORT VALLEY, GA
  • Carbon Sequestration and Nitrogen Cycling for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation by Southeastern U.S. Annual and Perennial Energy Crops

  • Scutellaria As a Medicinal Crop: Cryopreservation, Hairy Root Culture, Organic Farming and Anticancer Activity


  • FOUNDATION FOR THE STUDY OF INVASIVE SPECIES, HURLINGHAM,
  • Discovery, Importation, and Utilization of Biocontrol Agents for Control of Invasive Fire Ants

  • Search, Identification, and Exportation of Natural Enemies of the Cactus Moth, Cactoblastis Cactorum

  • Search, Identify and Export Natural Enemies of Schinus Terebinthifolius, Pistia Stratiotes, Salvinia Molesta, and Eichhornia Crassipes


  • GUANGDONG ACADEMY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES, GUANGZHOU,
  • Natural Products for Controlling Red Imported Fire Ants


  • HAWAII AGRICULTURE RESEARCH CENTER, KUNIA, HI
  • Sugarcane Breeding and Varietal Development (Hawaii)


  • HONDURAN FOUNDATION FOR AGRICULTURE RESEARCH, SAN PEDRO SULA,
  • Development of Improved Trapping Systems for Invasive Fruit Flies That Threaten U.S. Agriculture


  • HUNAN UNIVERSITY OF CHINESE MEDICINE, CHANGSHA,
  • Technology for Discovery of Novel Plant-Derived Fungicides and Biopesticides for Us and Chinese Agriculture


  • ICARDA(INT CENTER FOR AGRIC RES IN DRY AREAS), BEIRUT,
  • Inproving Resistance to Cotton Leaf Curl Virus (Clcuv) and Supporting Cotton Best Management Practices for Small Farmers


  • INSTITUTO NACIONAL DE TECHNOLOGIA AGROPECUARI, HURLINGHAM,
  • Development of Canarypox Based Vaccines


  • INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE TROPICAL AGRICULTURE, CROYDON CR9 3EE,
  • Aflatoxin Mitigation Using Biocontrol in Maize and Groundnut in Zambia

  • Aflatoxin Genetic Resistance in Maize


  • INTL INSTITUTE OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE, IBADAN, OYO STATE,
  • Identification of Gene Markers in Aflatoxin-Resistant Maize Lines Developed Through the Iita-Usda-Srrc Collaboration


  • IOWA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES, MORAVIA, IA
  • Efficacy of a Modified Live Flavobacterium Columnare Vaccine in Walleye


  • ISCA TECHNOLOGIES, INC., RIVERSIDE, CA
  • Semiochemical-Based Technology for Control of Citrus Pests


  • KOREA FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION, ,
  • Memoranda of Understanding Between Usda, ARS and National Institute for Food and Drug Safety Evaluation, Korea Food and Drug Administration


  • LANGSTON UNIVERSITY, LANGSTON, OK
  • Sustainable Small Ruminant Production Through Selection for Resistance to Internal Parasites


  • LIGA AGRICOLA INDUSTRIAL DE LA CANA (LAICA), SAN JOSE,
  • Evaluation of Cp Cultivars for Yield Parameters and Disease Susceptibility in Costa Rica


  • LOS ALAMOS NATIONAL LABORATORY, LOS ALAMOS, NM
  • Deep Sequencing of Diaphorina Citri


  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIV AGRICULTURAL CENTER, BATON ROUGE, LA
  • Three-Way (Lsuac, Ascl, Ars) Sugarcane Breeding and Variety Development Agreement


  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM, NEW ORLEANS, LA
  • Evaluation of Activated Carbons from Animal Manure and Plant Residuals for Adsorption of Gaseous Ammonia


  • LSU AGCENTER, BATON ROUGE, LA
  • Examining Nutrient Retention and Leaching Potential of Alternative Soiless Substrates Used for Container-Grown Crops

  • Novel Genes/promoters for Tolerance to Abiotic and Biotic Stress and Their Role(s) in Aspergillus Infection and Aflatoxin Contamination

  • Identification and Evaluation of Proteins/genes Associated with Aflatoxin-Resistance in Soybean and Maize

  • A Regional Program for Production of Multiple Agricultural Feedstocks and Processing to Biofuels and Biobased Chemicals

  • Assessment of Biochemical Factors Involved in Selection of Isolates for Biocontrol of Aflatoxin Contamination of Corn


  • MAKHTESHIM-AGAN OF NORTH AMERICA, OXFORD, MS
  • Baseline Susceptibility of Tarnished Plant Bug to the Insect Growth Regulator, Novaluron


  • MARS, INC., CHICAGO, IL
  • Genetic Improvement of Theobroma Cacao

  • Investigation of the Peanut Genome


  • MERIAL LIMITED, DULUTH, GA
  • Newcastle Disease Vaccine Evaluation


  • MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY, EAST LANSING, MI
  • Sustainable Egg Supply in Alternative Housing Systems for Laying Hens


  • MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY, MURFREESBORO, TN
  • Geoscience Research for Improved Ecosystem Service Evaluations and Assessments

  • More Efficient Science Calculation of the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation, Version 2 (Rusle2)

  • Geospatial Technology Research for Characterization of Watershed Processes at Multiple Scales


  • MISSISSIPPI AGRI & FORESTRY EXP STATION, MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS
  • Areawide Management of Imported Fire Ants

  • Identification of Genes Associated with Resistance to Aspergillus Flavus Infection and Aflatoxin Accumulation in Maize

  • Genomic Analysis of Cultivated Cotton and Related Wild Species

  • Catfish Health Initiative

  • Improving Production Efficiency of Pond-Raised Channel Catfish

  • Biocomputational Tools for Analysis of Complex Agricultural Genomes

  • Establishing Best Agronomic and Pest Management Practices for Vegetable and Fruit Growers Along the Gulf Coast with Emphasis on Local And...


  • MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY, MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS
  • Genetic and Cultural Methods to Reduce Soybean Yield Losses to Diseases and Environmental Stress

  • Optimizing Soybean Nutrition in the Mid South

  • Plant/soil Microbe Interactions and Plant Health in Modern Cropping Systems

  • Management and Nutrition Strategies for Sustainable Production of Heavy Broiler Chickens

  • Mississppi Center for Food Safety and Postharvest Technology

  • Using Bioinformatic Tools to Investigate the Basis of Resistance/tolerance in Cotton Species to Cotton Leaf Virus (Clcuv)

  • Develop Sustainable Cotton Production Systems Utilizing Host Plant Resistance to Manage Reniform Nematode and Other Pest


  • NATIONAL CENTER FOR APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY, BUTTE, MT
  • Development of Strategies to Improve Poultry and Livestock Production Efficiency Using Organic and Sustainable System Approaches


  • NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE, WASHINGTON DC, DC
  • Regional Implementation and Validation of a Regional Scouting and Decision Support System for Managing Insect-Vectored Diseases

  • Understand Global Virus Distribution in Tomato and Developing Translational Genomic Tools to Accelerate Breeding for Virus Resistance


  • NATIONAL MANGO BOARD, ORLANDO, FL
  • Effect of Pre-Hydrocooling Time and Water Temperature on the Quality of Mango and Mortality of Mexican Fruit Fly, Anastrepha Ludens


  • NATIONAL VETERINARY RESEARCH & QUARANTINE SVC, ANYANG,
  • Development of Rapid Detection Methods Using Nanobiosensors for Salmonella and Vaccine Against Se and St for Poultry


  • NC SMALL GRAINS GROWERS, LUMBERTON, NC
  • Bread Wheat Development for North Carolina


  • NEPAL AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH COUNCIL, KATHMANDU,
  • Biological Control of Invasive Weed


  • NEW LEAF FOOD SAFETY SOLUTIONS, SALINAS, CA
  • Chlorine Stabliizer for Poultry Processing


  • NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY, LAS CRUCES, NM
  • Nutritional Qualities of Breeder Samples of Valencia Peanuts from New Mexico and Texas


  • NEW VARIETIES DEVELOPMENT & MANAGEMENT CORP, MAITLAND, FL
  • USDA-ARS Citrus Breeding Trust with New Varieties Development and Management Corporation


  • NICARAGUA SUGAR ESTATES LIMITED, MANAGUA,
  • Evaluation of Cp Cultivars for Yield Parameters and Disease Susceptibility in Nicaragua


  • NORTH CAROLINA AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE, RALEIGH, NC
  • Peanut Texture and Flavor Chemistry

  • Non Funded Cooperative Agreement for ARS in Raleigh Nc

  • Development of Stem Rust Resistance in Wheat Adapted to Pakistan

  • Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement for ARS in Raleigh Nc with Ncsu


  • NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY, RALEIGH, NC
  • Breeding and Seed Increase of Soybean for North Carolina State University

  • A Novel Approach for Predicting Translational Efficiency for Recombinant Gene Expression

  • Identification of Genetic Markers for Resistance to Aspergillus Flavus Growth and Aflatoxin Accumulation

  • Development of Grafting Technology to Improve Sustainability and Competitiveness of the U.S. Fruiting Vegetable Industry


  • OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY, STILLWATER, OK
  • Influence of Cultural Practices on Vegetable Production


  • PANTALEON (MONTE ROSA-LA GRECIA), CHINANDEGA,
  • Evaluation of Canal Point (Cp) Cultivars for Yield Parameters and Disease Susceptibility in Nicaragua


  • RIO FARMS, INC., MONTE ALTO, TX
  • Evaluation of Sugarcane Cultivars for Yield Perimeters and Disease Susceptibility in Texas


  • RUTGERS, THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW JERSEY, NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ
  • Quality Assurance Services and Support for Ir-4 Minor Use Pesticides at State Facilities in New Jersey and Similar Locations


  • SEJONG UNIVERSITY, SEOUL,
  • Joint Research and Development of Improved Types of Processed Vegetable Products by Combining U.S. and Korean Traditional Technology


  • SOUTH FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT, WEST PALM BEACH, FL
  • Melaleuca Eradication and Other Exotic Plants: Implelment Biological Controls


  • STEPHEN F. AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY, NACOGDOCHES, TX
  • Improvement and Evaluation for Blueberry Germplasm


  • STOLLER ENTERPRISE, INC, HOUSTON, TX
  • Evaluation of New Soil Micronutrient and Plant Hormone Formulations for Improved Crop Yields and Enhanced Disease Resistance


  • SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION, INC, GREENSBORO, NC
  • Analyses of Corn Samples for Mycotoxins


  • TAMPA ELECTRIC COMPANY, TAMPA, FL
  • Use of Flue Gas Desulfurization Gypsum (Fgdg) to Improve Crop and Forage Production on Erodible Soils of the South


  • TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY, NASHVILLE, TN
  • Evaluation of Select Ornamental and Small-Fruit Plants for Host-Suitability of the Spotted-Wing Drosophia (Swd)


  • TENNESSEE TECH UNIVERSITY, COOKEVILLE, TN
  • Microbial Roles in Water Quality Improvement


  • THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY, COLUMBUS, OH
  • A Systems Approach to Managing Microbial Threats to Greenhouse Tomatoes


  • THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY, UNIVERSITY PARK, PA
  • Predictive Modeling & Mitigation of Effects of Climate Change on Migration & Infestation Patterns of Semitropical/tropical Crop Pest Insects


  • TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY, BLOOMINGTON, IN
  • Genomics and Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (Snp) Marker Discovery in Tropical and Subtropical Fruit Trees


  • UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA, TUCSON, AZ
  • Development of Diagnostic Screening Tools and Evaluation of Transgenic Plants for Cotton Leaf Curl Virus (Clcuv) Resistance


  • UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS, FAYETTEVILLE, AR
  • Development of Strategies to Improve Poultry and Livestock Production Efficiency Using Alternatives to Antibiotics


  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE, CA
  • Cpgs: Genome-Wide Impact of Mping Transposition on Rice Phenotypic Diversity


  • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS, DAVIS, CA
  • Improving Barley and Wheat Germplasm for Changing Environments


  • UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE, NEWARK, DE
  • Innovative Approaches to Capture Nitrogen and Air Pollutant Emissions from Poultry Operation: ...


  • UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA, GAINESVILLE, FL
  • Development of Cdna Microarrays for Gene Expression Research in Floricultural Crops

  • Evaluation of Hlb/acp Resistance in Poncirus Trifoliata Hybrids and Assessment of DNA Markers and Possible Resistance Genes

  • Collaborative Research on the Citrus Leafminer, Phyllocnistis Citrella

  • Development of Novel Insect Control Strategies Based on Rnai and Insect Deterrent Proteins for Insect Pests of Citrus

  • Exploring Avocado Variability for Laurel Wilt Resistance and Other Fruit Quality and Horticultural Traits for Production in East-Central Fl

  • Evaluation of Myb1a Gene Expression in Citrus

  • Development of Cp Sugarcane Cultivars for Florida

  • Collaborative Research on Transmission of Insect-Vectored Vegetable Viruses

  • Nfca Between USDA-ARS and University of Florida, Ifas and Faes

  • Collaborative Research on Transmission of Thrips-Vectored Vegetable Viruses

  • Functional Analysis and Manipulation of Antioxidant Gene Expression for Improved Fitness in Males Sterilized for Sterile Insect Technique


  • UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA - MID-FLORIDA REC, APOPKA, FL
  • Improved Disease-Resistant Seedless Muscadine Grape Cultivars Utilizing Consumer-Friendly Genetic Modification Technologies


  • UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA, GRIFFIN, GA
  • Enhancing Natural Enemy Systems: Biocontrol Implementation for Peachtree Borers

  • Taking Advantage of Pest Ecology to Increase Sustainability of Vegetable Crop Production

  • Follow-On: Reducing Disease in Livestock


  • UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION INC, ATHENS, GA
  • Application of Molecular Technologies to Improve Conventional Breeding Efficiencies in Peanut and Warm Season Grasses


  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS, CHICAGO, IL
  • Obesity Research in the Lower Mississippi Delta


  • UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI, UNIVERSITY, MS
  • Environmentally Sound Practices for Water Quality Improvement

  • Acoustic and Geophysical Technology Development for Improving Assessment and Montoring Sediment Transport in Watersheds, and the INTEGRITY...DAMS

  • Discovery and Development of Natural Products for Pharmaceutical and Agrichemical Applications

  • Improving Computational Modeling in Support of Better Erosion and Sediment Movement Control in Agricultural Watersheds

  • Discovery and Development of Natural Product-Based Insect Management Compounds for Medical, Veterinary and Urban Concern

  • Maxium Sediment Capacity of Saltating Sediment Size Mixtures

  • Determination of the Effect of Glyphosate on Mineral Content of Glyphosate-Resistant Crops


  • UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN, NE
  • Effects of Food Processing on Food Allergens – Assessment and Improvement of Detection Methods


  • UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, KNOXVILLE, TN
  • Woody Ornamental Genomic Research in the Southeastern United States

  • Development and Implementation of Scientific Improvements for Rusle2

  • Testing of Mbi-005 for Cut Flower Production


  • UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER, TYLER, TX
  • Virus of Hemipterans: Leafhoppers and Psyllids


  • UNIVERSITY OF THE REPUBLIC, MONTEVIDEO,
  • New Statistical Tools to Study Aflatoxin Genetic Resistance in Maize


  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN - MADISON, MADISON, WI
  • Development of a Novel Control Strategy for Thrips and Tospobiruses in Floral Crops


  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM, MADISON, WI
  • Bridging the Gap: Integrated Research and Extension in Support of Small Processors of Acidified Canned Foods


  • VESTERGAARD FRANDSEN SA, LUSANNE,
  • Laboratory and Field Evaluation of Impregnated Materials for Management of Stable Flies Around Livestock Facilities


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