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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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Product Quality and New Uses (NP #306)
Bioproducts and Biopolymers from Agricultural Feedstocks
(In-House Appropriated)
Domestic Production of Natural Rubber and Resins
(In-House Appropriated)
Technologies for Improving Industrial Biorefineries that Produce Marketable Biobased Products
(In-House Appropriated)
Advanced Carbon From Almond Byproducts
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Biobased Nanofibers
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Continuous Torrefaction of Walnut Shells: Scale-up and Characterization for Optimal Commercial Applications
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Sustainable Bioeconomy for Arid Regions (SBAR)
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Expression and Function of Rubber Particle Proteins
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Optimizing End-Use Applications of Almond and Walnut Shells by Activating its Carbon
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Optimizing Almond Coproducts: Continuous Torrefaction of Shells as Plastics’ Additives and Isolation of Hull-Derived Sugars for Bee Diets
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Production of Environmentally Friendly PHA Biopolymers from Waste BioGas Derived from Agriculturally-Derived Solid Waste Streams
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)