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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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.

Clicking on a National Program (NP) will take you  to the main ARS site for more information on the program. Clicking on a research  project title will take you to more information on the project.


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Animal Health (NP #103)
Ecology and Control of Insect Vectors
(In-House Appropriated)
Orbivirus Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Control Measures
(In-House Appropriated)
Predictive Biology of Emerging Vector-Borne Viral Diseases
(In-House Appropriated)
Rift Valley Fever Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Control Measures
(In-House Appropriated)
Training of Biodefense Research Workforce for the National Bio- and Agro-defense Facility (NBAF)
(In-House Appropriated)
African Swine Fever Threat Reduction Through Surveillance in the Ukraine, ARS # 693
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
A Study of the Indigenous Fauna of Culicoides Midges in Canada
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Animal Health and Plant Health Research
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Evaluation of Diagnostic Applications for Arboviruses
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a DIVA diagnostic assay for a Rift Valley fever (RVF) candidate vaccine referred to as MP-12-NSm-del
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Wildlife Surveillance for Arboviruses
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Animal Studies in BSL-3 Containment at Pat Roberts Hall
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Biology of Dipteran Vectors of Diseases Impacting Livestock and Humans
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Biology of Mosquito Vectors of Arbovirus Transmission Associated with Emerging Disease Threats of Livestock
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Mammalian Inflammatory and Innate Immune Responses to Culicoides Sonorensis Cellular Lipids and Evaluate use as Adjuvants
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Tools for the Pathological Characterization of Rift Valley Fever Virus Infection
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genomics, Transcriptomics, and Microbiome Analysis of Dipteran Pests Affecting Livestock and Humans
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Invasive Mosquito Project
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Modeling Japanese Encephalitis in US using Interconnected Networks
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Molecular Analytical Methods Development to Support Arbovirus Research
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Preliminary Evaluation of Livestock and Wildlife Surveillance Tools for Rift Valley Fever
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
The Impact of Insect Immunity on Vector Competence in Changing Environments
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Use of Epidemiological Approaches to Investigate the Risk of Emergence of the Japanese Encephalitis Virus in USA
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Virus and Vector Protein Expression
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Rift Valley Fever Diagnostic Tests for Use in a Diva Control Strategy
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Immunization of ABADRU Research Staff for Prevention of Rift Valley Fever
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Veterinary, Medical and Urban Entomology (NP #104)
Ecology and Control of Insect Vectors
(In-House Appropriated)
African Swine Fever Threat Reduction Through Surveillance in the Ukraine, ARS # 693
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
A Study of the Indigenous Fauna of Culicoides Midges in Canada
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a DIVA diagnostic assay for a Rift Valley fever (RVF) candidate vaccine referred to as MP-12-NSm-del
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Wildlife Surveillance for Arboviruses
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Biology of Dipteran Vectors of Diseases Impacting Livestock and Humans
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Tools for the Pathological Characterization of Rift Valley Fever Virus Infection
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genomics, Transcriptomics, and Microbiome Analysis of Dipteran Pests Affecting Livestock and Humans
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Invasive Mosquito Project
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Molecular Analytical Methods Development to Support Arbovirus Research
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Preliminary Evaluation of Livestock and Wildlife Surveillance Tools for Rift Valley Fever
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Rift Valley Fever Diagnostic Tests for Use in a Diva Control Strategy
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Immunization of ABADRU Research Staff for Prevention of Rift Valley Fever
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Genetic Improvement of Hard Winter Wheat to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses
(In-House Appropriated)
Validation, Characterization and Deployment of QTL for Grain Yield Components in Wheat
(Cooperative Agreement)
Wheat Root Transcriptomics to Understand Nitrogen and Cadmium Response
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Validation, characterization and deployment of QTL for grain yield components in wheat
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Develop High-Throughput Markers for Genetic Improvement Of Wheat For Multiple Traits
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of DNA Markers for Resistance to Wheat Diseases
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Functions of Hessian Fly Effector Proteins in Wheat
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Hard Winter Wheat for FHB Resistance
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat - Oklahoma State University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat - Texas A&M AgriLife Amarillo
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat – Colorado State University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat – Kansas State University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat – South Dakota State University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat – Texas A&M University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Tolerance to Environmental Stress in Wheat
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Wheat Rust Resistance Research
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Wheat-Hessian Fly Interaction and Plant Resistance Mechanisms
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Genetic Improvement of Hard Winter Wheat to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses
(In-House Appropriated)
Validation, Characterization and Deployment of QTL for Grain Yield Components in Wheat
(Cooperative Agreement)
Wheat Root Transcriptomics to Understand Nitrogen and Cadmium Response
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Validation, characterization and deployment of QTL for grain yield components in wheat
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Develop High-Throughput Markers for Genetic Improvement Of Wheat For Multiple Traits
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of DNA Markers for Resistance to Wheat Diseases
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Functions of Hessian Fly Effector Proteins in Wheat
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Hard Winter Wheat for FHB Resistance
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat - Oklahoma State University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat - Texas A&M AgriLife Amarillo
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat – Colorado State University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat – Kansas State University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat – South Dakota State University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Multiple Rust-Resistant Wheat – Texas A&M University
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Tolerance to Environmental Stress in Wheat
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Wheat Rust Resistance Research
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Wheat-Hessian Fly Interaction and Plant Resistance Mechanisms
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Ecology and Control of Insect Vectors
(In-House Appropriated)
Sustainable Management Strategies for Stored-Product Insects
(In-House Appropriated)
African Swine Fever Threat Reduction Through Surveillance in the Ukraine, ARS # 693
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
A Study of the Indigenous Fauna of Culicoides Midges in Canada
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
DEVELOPMENT OF ORAL RNAI FOR CONTROL OF COLEOPTERAN STORAGE PESTS
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Cold Temperatures and Reduced-Risk Insecticides to Control Stored Product Insects
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Alliance for Food Security through Reduction of Postharvest Loss and Food Waste
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Alternatives to Methyl Bromide for Effective Integrated Pest Management in Rice Mills
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of New Strategies and Tactics to Manage Insect Pests in Mills
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Biology of Dipteran Vectors of Diseases Impacting Livestock and Humans
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Assembly Pipelines for Long-read Sequencing Data
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Genetic Tools for the Control of Stored Product Pests
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genomics, Transcriptomics, and Microbiome Analysis of Dipteran Pests Affecting Livestock and Humans
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Aerosol Insecticide Efficacy Against Stored Product Insects
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Modeling Distribution of Insecticidal Aerosols in Mills and Processing Facilities
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Improving Monitoring Systems and Development of Mating Disruption Programs for Stored Product Insects
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Impact of Environmental Variation on Genetic Expression (phenotype) of Hard Winter Wheat Quality Traits
(In-House Appropriated)
Impact of the Environment on Sorghum Grain Composition and Quality Traits
(In-House Appropriated)
Impacting Quality through Preservation, Enhancement, and Measurement of Grain and Plant Traits
(In-House Appropriated)
Development of Molecular Breeding Resources for Increased Grain Carotenoids in Sorghum
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Improved Crop Genetics and Processing Methods for Increased Productivity and Nutrition for Smallholder Sorghum Producers in Ethiopia
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Determining the Bioavilability of Sorghum Phenolic Compounds
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Automated Solutions for Maize Haploid Classification
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Characterization of Sorghum with Improved End-use Quality
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Moisture Sensors and a Field Phenotyping System for Grain
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Field Measurements of Interactions Between Stored Grain Aeration and Pack Factors
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genotyping of Sorghum for Grain Quality Traits
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Impact of Heat and Drought Stress on Sorghum and Wheat Grain Composition and Chemistry
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Modeling of Stored Product Packing and Fumigation
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Spectroscopic Measurement of Biological Materials
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Analysis of Sorghum Grain Composition to Improve Grain Quality at the Genetic Level, Improve Agronomic Performance and Enhance Utilization
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Quality Survey Evaluation of the 2013-2015 Hard Red Winter Wheat Crops Grown in the Great Plains
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
IDENTIFICATION OF FACTORS RELATED TO SORGHUM PROTEIN QUALITY
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 07/19/2017
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