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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.

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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Pasture, Forage and Rangeland Systems (NP #215)
Enhancement of Turfgrass Germplasm for Reduced Input Sustainability
(In-House Appropriated)
National Turfgrass Evaluation Program
(In-House Appropriated)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Biotechnology Applied to Ornamental Plants for Controlling Migratory Nematodes
(In-House Appropriated)
Conservation, Characterization, Evaluation of Temperate-Adapted Woody Landscape Plant Genetic Resources and Associated Data
(In-House Appropriated)
Enhancement of Turfgrass Germplasm for Reduced Input Sustainability
(In-House Appropriated)
Evaluation and Genetic Improvement of Woody Ornamental Landscape Plants
(In-House Appropriated)
Genetic Improvement of Nursery Crops through Functional Genomics and Breeding
(In-House Appropriated)
Systematics, Nomenclature, and Genetic Diversity of Priority Genera of Woody Landscape Plants
(In-House Appropriated)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Detection, Identification, and Characterization of New and Emerging Viral and Bacterial Diseases of Ornamental Plants
(In-House Appropriated)