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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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Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Breeding Prunus and Vitis Scions for Improved Fruit Quality and Durable Pest Resistance
(In-House Appropriated)
Geographic Distribution of Isolate Virulence in Xylella Fastidiosa Collected From Grape in California and its Effect on Host Resistance
(Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Durability of Novel Sources of Resistance to Pierce’s Disease in Table and Raisin Grape
(Cooperative Agreement)
Managing Fungicide Resistance in Botrytis Cinerea on Wine and Table Grape, Strawberry, and Blueberry
(Cooperative Agreement)
Geographic Distribution of Isolate Virulence in Xylella Fastidiosa Collected From Grape in California and its Effect on Host Resistance
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Grape Cultivars and Rootstocks with Resistance to Vine Mealybug
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Managing Fungicide Resistance in Botrytis Cinerea on Wine and Table Grape, Strawberry, and Blueberry
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Novel Field-Based Diagnostic Strategies for Management of Powdery Mildew in California Specialty Crops
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
VitisGen2: Application of Next Generation Technologies to Accelerate Cultivar Development
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Breeding and Evaluation of Seedless Grapes Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Breeding and Evaluation of Seedless Table Grapes Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Breeding and Evaluation of Seedless Table Grapes with Superior Quality Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Durability of Novel Sources of Resistance to Pierce's Disease in Table and Raisin Grape
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Identifying Grape Cultivars and Rootstocks With Resistance to Vine Mealybug
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Characterization and Management of Citrus Pathogens Transmitted by Phloem-Feeding Insect Vectors
(In-House Appropriated)
Identification of Novel Management Strategies for Key Pests and Pathogens of Grapevine with Emphasis on the Xylella Fastidiosa Pathosystem
(In-House Appropriated)
Identification and Durability of Novel Sources of Resistance to Pierce’s Disease in Table and Raisin Grape
(Cooperative Agreement)
Identification, Assessment, and Delivery of Antimicrobial Compounds for the Management of Citrus Huanglongbing
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
An NGS-based System for Unambiguous Detection of HLB Pathogen
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing Impact MCA13-Reactive Citrus Tristeza Virus Isolates in Tulare County Pest Control District Orchards
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Duplex qPCR for Simultaneous Diagnosis of HLB and Stubborn Disease
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Establish a System to Infect and Maintain Nicotiana Benthamiana and Citrus with the Recombinant CTV
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Grape Cultivars and Rootstocks with Resistance to Vine Mealybug
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Managing Fungicide Resistance in Botrytis Cinerea on Wine and Table Grape, Strawberry, and Blueberry
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
VitisGen2: Application of Next Generation Technologies to Accelerate Cultivar Development
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Breeding and Evaluation of Seedless Grapes Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Breeding and Evaluation of Seedless Table Grapes Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Breeding and Evaluation of Seedless Table Grapes with Superior Quality Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Development of New Molecular Markers to Facilitate Selection for Pierce’s Disease Resistant Grapevines in California
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Effect of an Insecticide on Feeding Behavior of the Blue-green Sharpshooter, Graphocephala atropunctata
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Durability of Novel Sources of Resistance to Pierce's Disease in Table and Raisin Grape
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Sensitive Detection of the HLB Pathogen by New Gene Primers for Real Time and Droplet Digital PCR Analyses
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Sensitive Detection of the HLB Pathogen by New Gene Primers for Real Time and Droplet Digital PCR Analyses
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Product Quality and New Uses (NP #306)
Breeding Prunus and Vitis Scions for Improved Fruit Quality and Durable Pest Resistance
(In-House Appropriated)
Geographic Distribution of Isolate Virulence in Xylella Fastidiosa Collected From Grape in California and its Effect on Host Resistance
(Cooperative Agreement)
Managing Fungicide Resistance in Botrytis Cinerea on Wine and Table Grape, Strawberry, and Blueberry
(Cooperative Agreement)
Geographic Distribution of Isolate Virulence in Xylella Fastidiosa Collected From Grape in California and its Effect on Host Resistance
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Novel Field-Based Diagnostic Strategies for Management of Powdery Mildew in California Specialty Crops
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Identifying Grape Cultivars and Rootstocks With Resistance to Vine Mealybug
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)