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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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Aquaculture (NP #106)
Genetic Improvement of North American Atlantic Salmon and the Eastern Oyster for Aquaculture Production
(In-House Appropriated)
Improving Lumpfish Breeding and Spawning
(Cooperative Agreement)
Improving Lumpfish Breeding and Spawning
(Cooperative Agreement)
Establishment and Operation of the Regional Northeast Oyster Breeding Center (NOBC)
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Oyster Aquaculture, Genomics, and Disease Research
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Improving Lumpfish Grow-out Production: Optimizing Feed Strategies
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Sustainable Aquaculture Systems Supporting Atlantic Salmon
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Utilizing Hormone Implants to Develop Improved Spawning Strategies for Lumpfish
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Genetic Improvement of North American Atlantic Salmon & the Eastern Oyster for Aquaculture Production
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Genetic Improvement of North American Atlantic Salmon and the Eastern Oyster for Aquaculture Production
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Population Genomic Evaluation of Wild and Cultured Eastern Oyster Populations from the Northeast Region
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Production of Pedigreed Families for Research on Disease Resistance and Correlation of Resistance with Field Traits
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Production of Sterile Atlantic Salmon
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Reassembly of the Eastern Oyster Genome with Advanced Assembly Pipelines
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Screening Eastern Oyster Populations for Optimal Aquaculture Performance
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Soil and Air (NP #212)
Addressing Challenges in Northeastern Cropping Systems to Enhance Sustainability, Resilience, and Profitability
(In-House Appropriated)
Enhancing Soil Health in Potato Production by Applying Soil Amendments and Manipulating Post-Fumigation Microbiomes
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Enhancing Soil Health in Potato Production by Applying Soil Amendments and Manipulating Post-Fumigation microbiomes
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Sustainable Agricultural Systems Research (NP #216)
Addressing Challenges in Northeastern Cropping Systems to Enhance Sustainability, Resilience, and Profitability
(In-House Appropriated)
Enhancing Soil Health in Potato Production by Applying Soil Amendments and Manipulating Post-Fumigation Microbiomes
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Enhancing Soil Health in Potato Production by Applying Soil Amendments and Manipulating Post-Fumigation microbiomes
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Addressing Challenges in Northeastern Cropping Systems to Enhance Sustainability, Resilience, and Profitability
(In-House Appropriated)
Enhancing Soil Health in Potato Production by Applying Soil Amendments and Manipulating Post-Fumigation Microbiomes
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Enhancing Soil Health in Potato Production by Applying Soil Amendments and Manipulating Post-Fumigation microbiomes
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)