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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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Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Characterization and Mitigation of Bacterial Pathogens in the Fresh Produce Production and Processing Continuum
(Appropriated)
Design and Implementation of Monitoring and Modeling Methods to Evaluate Microbial Quality of Surface Water Sources Used for Irrigation
(Appropriated)
Ecology and Molecular Epidemiology of Zoonotic Bacterial Pathogens Asociated with Dairy Farms
(Appropriated)
Identification of Plant-Derived Bioactive Compounds for their Potential as Alternatives to Conventional Antimicrobials
(Appropriated)
Sensing Technologies for the Detection and Characterization of Microbial, Chemical, and Biological Contaminants in Foods
(Appropriated)
Zoonotic Parasites Affecting Food Animals, Food Safety, and Public Health
(Appropriated)
Food Safety Innovations and Preventive Controls during Fresh and Fresh-Cut Produce Washing, Packing, and Retail Display
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Persistence and Transfer of Enteric Pathogens to Fresh Produce during Pre- and Post-Harvest Operations
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Transport/Fate/Exposure of Manure-Borne Indicators/Pathogens at Plot/Field/Watershed Scales
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Characterization of Anacostia Watershed Microbial Water Quality
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Pre-harvest and Post-harvest Decontamination Strategies for Eliminating Foodborne Pathogens on Cantaloupes
(Reimbursable)
Adulteration Detection for Animal Feeds
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Antimicrobial Resistance of Enterobacteriaceae Populations among Young Cull Animals from Northeastern US Dairy Operations
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Antimicrobial Resistance of Enterobacteriaceae Populations in Northeastern U.S. Dairy Operations
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Antimicrobial Resistance of Enterobacteriaceae Populations in Northeastern US Dairy Operations
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Automated Whole-surface Imaging Technology for On-line Safety and Quality Inspection of Produce
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Biofilms on Biotic and Abiotic Surfaces
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Food-Borne Pathogenic Bacteria
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Foodborne Pathogens from Dairy Operations
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Validation of Devices to Detect Fecal Materials in Produce Fields
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Prototype Automated Aquatic Sampling Platform to Assess Microbial Water Quality
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Sensing Methods and Technologies for Rapid Screening of Foods for Microbial, Chemical, and Biological Contaminants
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mechanisms of Pathogen Contamination of Organic Leafy Greens at the Farm Level and Interventions to Control Pathogens during Processing
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Modeling Nearshore Bacterial Fate and Transport in the Manitowoc River Plume in Lake Michigan
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Multispecies Biofilm Formation and Survival of Foodborne Bacterial Pathogens in Produce Processing Environments
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Persistence of Enteric Pathogens in Manure-amended Soils in Northeast U.S. Produce-Growing Environments
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Persistence of Enteric Pathogens in Manure-amended Soils in Northeast U.S. Produce-Growing Environments
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Rapid Detection of E. Coli Contamination on Leafy Greens using Indole as a Sentinel Indicator
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Using Modeling to Develop Monitoring Strategy and Scheduling for Microbial Quality of Irrigation Water Sources.
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Real-Time In-Situ Evaluation Sensing System for Hazardous and Adulterated Food Materials
(Trust)
Development of Rapid In-Field Spectral Imaging Methods to Detect Hazardous Chemicals and Microorganisms for Ensuring Safety of Agricultural Products
(Trust)
Last Modified: 8/25/2016
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