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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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Grass, Forage, and Rangeland Ecosystems (NP #215)
Develop Improved Plant Genetic Resources to Enhance Pasture and Rangeland Productivity in the Semiarid Regions of the Western U.S.
(In-House Appropriated)
Grass-Birdsfoot Trefoil Mixtures to Improve the Economic and Environmental Sustainability of Pasture-Based Organic Dairies in the Western U.S.
(Cooperative Agreement)
Grass-Legume Mixtures to Improve Pasture Productivity and Heifer Growth Performance
(Cooperative Agreement)
Characterizing Germplasm Relationships and Maximizing Seedling Establishment of Utah Trefoil (Lotus utahensis Ottley)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Developing Molecular Markers for Enhancing Resistance to Drought and High Salinity in Alfalfa
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Forb Islands: Possible Techniques to Improve Forb Seedling Establishment for Diversifying Sagebrush-Steppe Communities
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identify Factors Associated with Increase Establishment and Persistence of Grasses, Legumes, and Forbs on Conservation Reserve Program Land
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identify Factors Associated with Increased Establishment and Persistence of Grasses, Legumes, and Forbs on Conservation Reserve Program Land
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Airfield Vegetation Research at the Salt Lake City International Airport
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Cool-season Grass for Use in Dryland Semiarid Growing Environments in the U.S. and P.R. China
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Temperature Growing Environments
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Grasses for use in Low-Maintenance Applications in Temperate Growing Environments
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Technologies and Plant Germplasm for Management and Remediation of Degraded Rangelands
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of the Turfgrass Potential of Warm-Season grasses in the Northern Mojave Desert
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Economic and Environmental Sustainability of Heifer Development Strategies in Pasture-Based Organic Dairy Systems
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Grass-Birdsfoot Trefoil Mixtures to Improve the Economic and Environmental Sustainability of Pasture-Based Organic Dairies in the Western U.S.
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Increasing Low-Input Turfgrass Adoption Through Breeding, Innovation, and Public Education
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Plant Materials to Diversify Rangeland Revegetation in the Intermountain West
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Establishment of Native Grasses, Legumes, and Forbs in Disturbed Rangelands using Siberian Wheatgrass
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluate and Develop Improved Grasses and Legumes for Grazing and Dry Climates
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluate Turfgrasses for Improved Performance Under Low Inputs
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Perennial Forage, Range, and Turf Plant Genomics
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Techniques and Improved Efficiency in Next Generation Sequencing
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Bermuda Grass and Zoysiagrass with Green Color Retention at Low Temperature
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Wheatgrass Turf for Limited Irrigation Golf Course Roughs
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Develop Improved Plant Genetic Resources to Enhance Pasture and Rangeland Productivity in the Semiarid Regions of the Western U.S.
(In-House Appropriated)
Grass-Birdsfoot Trefoil Mixtures to Improve the Economic and Environmental Sustainability of Pasture-Based Organic Dairies in the Western U.S.
(Cooperative Agreement)
Grass-Legume Mixtures to Improve Pasture Productivity and Heifer Growth Performance
(Cooperative Agreement)
Characterizing Germplasm Relationships and Maximizing Seedling Establishment of Utah Trefoil (Lotus utahensis Ottley)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Developing Molecular Markers for Enhancing Resistance to Drought and High Salinity in Alfalfa
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Forb Islands: Possible Techniques to Improve Forb Seedling Establishment for Diversifying Sagebrush-Steppe Communities
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identify Factors Associated with Increase Establishment and Persistence of Grasses, Legumes, and Forbs on Conservation Reserve Program Land
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Identify Factors Associated with Increased Establishment and Persistence of Grasses, Legumes, and Forbs on Conservation Reserve Program Land
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Airfield Vegetation Research at the Salt Lake City International Airport
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Cool-season Grass for Use in Dryland Semiarid Growing Environments in the U.S. and P.R. China
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Cool-Season Grasses for Use in Irrigated and Non-Irrigated Dry Temperature Growing Environments
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Novel Grasses for use in Low-Maintenance Applications in Temperate Growing Environments
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Technologies and Plant Germplasm for Management and Remediation of Degraded Rangelands
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of the Turfgrass Potential of Warm-Season grasses in the Northern Mojave Desert
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Economic and Environmental Sustainability of Heifer Development Strategies in Pasture-Based Organic Dairy Systems
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Grass-Birdsfoot Trefoil Mixtures to Improve the Economic and Environmental Sustainability of Pasture-Based Organic Dairies in the Western U.S.
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Increasing Low-Input Turfgrass Adoption Through Breeding, Innovation, and Public Education
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Plant Materials to Diversify Rangeland Revegetation in the Intermountain West
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Establishment of Native Grasses, Legumes, and Forbs in Disturbed Rangelands using Siberian Wheatgrass
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluate and Develop Improved Grasses and Legumes for Grazing and Dry Climates
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluate Turfgrasses for Improved Performance Under Low Inputs
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Perennial Forage, Range, and Turf Plant Genomics
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Techniques and Improved Efficiency in Next Generation Sequencing
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Bermuda Grass and Zoysiagrass with Green Color Retention at Low Temperature
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Wheatgrass Turf for Limited Irrigation Golf Course Roughs
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)