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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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Aquaculture (NP #106)
Improving the Product Value of Catfish
(In-House Appropriated)
Developing Food Grade Glazing from Catfish Skin Hydrolysates
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Genetic and Environmental Factors Controlling Aflatoxin Biosynthesis
(In-House Appropriated)
Molecular and Environmental Factors Controlling Aflatoxin Reduction by Non-toxigenic Aspergillus Strains
(In-House Appropriated)
Use of Classical and Molecular Technologies for Developing Aflatoxin Resistance in Crops
(In-House Appropriated)
Assessment of Biochemical Factors Involved in Selection of Isolates for Biocontrol of Aflatoxin Contamination of Corn
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Conduct Field Evaluation of Transgenic Cotton for Pest Resistance and Aflatoxin Contamination
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Rapid, Non-destructive Hyperspectral Imaging Methodology to Measure Fungal Growth and Aflatoxin Contamination
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genetic Engineering of Cotton and Corn for Enhanced Resistance to Aspergillus flavus
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Evaluation of Proteins/Genes Associated with Aflatoxin-resistance in Soybean and Maize
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Genetic Markers for Resistance to Aspergillus flavus Growth and Aflatoxin Accumulation
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Novel Sources of Resistance to Ear Rot and Aflatoxin Accumulation in Corn
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Regulatory Genes in A. Flavus and A. Nidulans that are Involved in Mycotoxin Production, Morphogenesis, and Virulence
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Molecular Characterization of Regulatory Factors Involved in Aspergillus flavus Development, Secondary Metabolism and Survival
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Novel Genes/Promoters for Tolerance to Abiotic and Biotic Stress and Their Role(s) in Aspergillus Infection and Aflatoxin Contamination
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Aflatoxin Control Technical Assistance in Africa
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Improvement of Biological Control of Aflatoxin Contamination with Atoxigenic Strains of Aspergillus flavus on Cotton, Corn, and Pistachios
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Rapid Quantification of Aflasafe-Fungi on Crops in Africa to Verify Proper Application of Aflasafe
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Reseeding Malawi's Smallholder Agriculture-Aflasafe Feed the Future Malawi Improved Seed System and Technologies (Aflasafe Component)
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Use of Atoxigenic Strains of A. flavus to Manage Aflatoxin in Texas Corn
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Biorefining (NP #213)
Developing Technologies that Enable Growth and Profitability in the Commercial Conversion of Sugarcane, Sweet Sorghum, and Energy Beets into Sugar, Advanced Biofuels, and Bioproducts
(In-House Appropriated)
Evaluation of Biochars from Sugarcane Residuals and Blends with Co-located Waste Sources
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Liquid and Solid Phase Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Investigation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Value-added Products
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
High Value Markets for Sweet Sorghum Syrup
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Molecular Approaches for More Efficient Breeding to Improve Cotton Fiber Quality Traits
(In-House Appropriated)
Reducing Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy
(In-House Appropriated)
Development of Protein and Peptide-based Micro-arrays for Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy Diagnosis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Characterization and Attenuation of Cashew Nut Allergens through Improved Detection, Cultivar Selection, and Processing
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Molecular analysis of pecan nut development
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Chemical Modification of Cotton for Value Added Applications
(In-House Appropriated)
Cotton-based Nonwovens
(In-House Appropriated)
Developing Technologies that Enable Growth and Profitability in the Commercial Conversion of Sugarcane, Sweet Sorghum, and Energy Beets into Sugar, Advanced Biofuels, and Bioproducts
(In-House Appropriated)
Improved Quality Assessments of Cotton from Fiber to Final Products
(In-House Appropriated)
Improving the Product Value of Catfish
(In-House Appropriated)
Increasing the Value of Cottonseed
(In-House Appropriated)
Nutritional and Sensory Properties of Rice and Rice Value-Added Products
(In-House Appropriated)
Postharvest Sensory, Processing and Packaging of Catfish
(In-House Appropriated)
Reducing Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy
(In-House Appropriated)
Development of Protein and Peptide-based Micro-arrays for Peanut and Tree Nut Allergy Diagnosis
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Characterization and Attenuation of Cashew Nut Allergens through Improved Detection, Cultivar Selection, and Processing
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Biochars from Sugarcane Residuals and Blends with Co-located Waste Sources
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Liquid and Solid Phase Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Investigation of Bioenergy Feedstock and Value-added Products
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Metabolism and Utilization of Plant Oil and Starch
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Independent Round Trial of Uster High Volume Instrument Elongation Calibration
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Lipid Network Flux Cartography for Quantitative Control of Oil Accumulation and Composition
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Molecular analysis of pecan nut development
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Elastic Nonwovens Containing Cotton Fibers
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
High Value Markets for Sweet Sorghum Syrup
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 08/19/2017
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