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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)
Genetic Improvement of Prunus and Vitis Scions and Rootstocks for Fruit Quality and Pest Resistance
(In-House Appropriated)
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
(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)
Development of Seedless Grapes for the Fresh Market 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)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Characterization and Management of Citrus Pathogens Transmitted by Phloem-Feeding Insect Vectors
(In-House Appropriated)
Genetic Improvement of Prunus and Vitis Scions and Rootstocks for Fruit Quality and Pest Resistance
(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)
Develop a Novel Target-Based Anti-Virulence Strategy for Controlling Citrus Huanglongbing (HLB)
(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)
Managing Fungicide Resistance in Botrytis Cinerea on Wine and Table Grape, Strawberry, and Blueberry
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Assessing Impact of MCA13-Reactive Citrus Tristeza Virus Isolates in Tulare County Pest Control District Citrus Orchards
(Trust Fund 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 Marker-assisted Selection for Pierce’s Disease Resistant Table and Raisin Grapes in California
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Development of New Molecular Markers to Facilitate Selection for Pierce’s Disease Resistant Grapevines in California
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Seedless Grapes for the Fresh Market Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
(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)
Pierce’s Disease and Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter: Field Studies to Improve Biological Control and Disease Management
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)