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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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Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Biology, Epidemiology, and Detection of Emerging Plant Pathogenic Oomycetes
(In-House Appropriated)
Identification, Biology, Epidemiology, and Control of Foreign and Emerging Fungal Plant Pathogens
(In-House Appropriated)
Molecular Identification, Characterization, and Biology of Foreign and Emerging Viral and Bacterial Plant Pathogens
(In-House Appropriated)
Phytophthora-infected Plant Tissue Production for Developing Tissue-based Proficiency Test Panels for the Sudden Oak Death Certification Program
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Serological Detection Tools for Early Detection of Boxwood Blight
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
International Wheat Blast Consortium
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of PCR Based Diagnostic Tools for Detection and Differentiation of Citurs Leprosis Associated Viruses
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Select Wheat Accessions for Resistance to Magnaporthe Oryzae Triticum Pathotype (Wheat Blast)
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Novel Strategies for Managing Blast Disease on Rice and Wheat
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Domestic Rathayibacter and Anguina Species
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Developing RNAseq Diagnostics for Eukaryotic Pathogens of Plants
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Field Evaluation of Wheat Blast Resistance in the U.S. Wheat Germplasm in Paraguay
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Field Evaluation of Wheat Blast Resistance in U.S. Wheat Germplasm in Bolivia
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Utilizing Plant Pathogens as Biological Control Agents of Invasive Weeds in the United States
(In-House Appropriated)
Biological Control of Canada Thistle using a Rust Fungus and Releasing APHIS-Approved Pathogens for Control of Russian Knapweed and Russian Thistle
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)