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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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Water Availability and Watershed Management (NP #211)
Development of Improved Technologies and Management Practices to Enhance Soil Biodiversity and Agricultural Resilience to Climate Variability
(In-House Appropriated)
Soil and Air (NP #212)
Development of Improved Technologies and Management Practices to Enhance Soil Biodiversity and Agricultural Resilience to Climate Variability
(In-House Appropriated)
Enhancing Sustainability of Mid-Atlantic Agricultural Systems Using Agroecological Principles and Practices
(In-House Appropriated)
Sustainable Agricultural Systems Research (NP #216)
Development of Improved Technologies and Management Practices to Enhance Soil Biodiversity and Agricultural Resilience to Climate Variability
(In-House Appropriated)
Enhancing Sustainability of Mid-Atlantic Agricultural Systems Using Agroecological Principles and Practices
(In-House Appropriated)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Molecular Understanding of the Nexus between Plant Bioregulators, Stress Tolerance, and Nutrient Content in Plants
(In-House Appropriated)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Biologically Based Technologies for Control of Soil-Borne Pathogens of Vegetables and Ornamentals
(In-House Appropriated)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Coordination Activities for Research to Register Minor Use of Pesticides
(In-House Appropriated)
Cover Crop-Based Weed Management: Defining Plant-Plant and Plant-Soil Mechanisms and Developing New Systems
(In-House Appropriated)