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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 Animal Production (NP #101)
Mitigating Emissions and Adapting Farm Systems to Climate Variability
(In-House Appropriated)
ASSISTING ORGANIC DAIRY PRODUCERS TO MEET THE DEMANDS OF NEW AND EMERGING MILK MARKETS
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
GREENHOUSE GAS LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS OF BIOCHAR EFFECTS ON MARGINAL LAND CONVERSION TO SWITCHGRASS PRODUCTION
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
LIGNOCELLULOSIC BIOMASS CONVERSION TO INFRASTRUCTURE COMPATIBLE FUEL, PRODUCTS AND POWER
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Process-Based Nutrient Modeling of Integrated Beef Cattle Finishing and Crop Production Systems in the Northern Great Plains
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Assessment of the U.S. Beef Production Systems, Phase 4
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Water Availability and Water Management (NP #211)
Multifunctional Farms and Landscapes to Enhance Ecosystem Services
(In-House Appropriated)
Sustaining Agroecosystems and Water Resources in the Northeastern U.S.
(In-House Appropriated)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(Cooperative Agreement)
Life Cycle Assessment of Bioenergy Production Supply Chains
(Cooperative Agreement)
Spatial Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emission of Bioenergy Cropping Systems from Farm to National Scale
(Cooperative Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2016 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Buffer Effectiveness in Chesapeake Bay Watershed - 2016
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Buffer Effectiveness in Chesapeake Bay Watershed - 2017
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Research and Development on the MAPHEX (MAnure PHosphorus EXtraction) System
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
An Examination of the Autochthonous Sources of Urea in Watersheds and Potential Role of Microbial Activity
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION AND ADAPTATION IN DAIRY PRODUCTION SYSTEMS OF THE GREAT LAKES REGION
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Forage brassicas to mitigate methane emissions and increase economic sustainability of forage-based dairy systems
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Genomic Selection and Crossbreeding for the Health in Organic Dairy Cattle
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Nitrogen (N) Use Efficiency of N-Fix Inoculated Grasses under Field Conditions
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Characterizing Hydrological Processes Linking Agricultural Phosphorus Sources with Surface and Ground Waters Using Near-Surface Geophysics
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Comprehensive Data Management and Modeling for the USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed - 2016
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Tactical and Systemic Management of Nutrients to Balance Water Quality and Agricultural Production Priorities
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
University of Maryland Eastern Shore Chesapeake Water Quality Center
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Water and Nutrient Management of Cranberry Farms in Massachusetts
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Soil and Air (NP #212)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(Cooperative Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2016 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Buffer Effectiveness in Chesapeake Bay Watershed - 2016
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Buffer Effectiveness in Chesapeake Bay Watershed - 2017
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Research and Development on the MAPHEX (MAnure PHosphorus EXtraction) System
(Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement)
An Examination of the Autochthonous Sources of Urea in Watersheds and Potential Role of Microbial Activity
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION AND ADAPTATION IN DAIRY PRODUCTION SYSTEMS OF THE GREAT LAKES REGION
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Nitrogen (N) Use Efficiency of N-Fix Inoculated Grasses under Field Conditions
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Quantification of the Emission Reduction Benefits of Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Silage
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Characterizing Hydrological Processes Linking Agricultural Phosphorus Sources with Surface and Ground Waters Using Near-Surface Geophysics
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Climate Projections in Support of USDA Analyses
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Comprehensive Data Management and Modeling for the USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Cornell Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed - 2016
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating Strategies to Adapt Northeast Dairy Cropping Systems to Climate Change Projections
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Penn State Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Tactical and Systemic Management of Nutrients to Balance Water Quality and Agricultural Production Priorities
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
University of Maryland Eastern Shore Chesapeake Water Quality Center
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems in the Northern Great Plains and Midwest
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems, Phase 3
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Biorefining (NP #213)
Multifunctional Farms and Landscapes to Enhance Ecosystem Services
(In-House Appropriated)
Life Cycle Assessment of Bioenergy Production Supply Chains
(Cooperative Agreement)
Spatial Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emission of Bioenergy Cropping Systems from Farm to National Scale
(Cooperative Agreement)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
ASSISTING ORGANIC DAIRY PRODUCERS TO MEET THE DEMANDS OF NEW AND EMERGING MILK MARKETS
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Forage brassicas to mitigate methane emissions and increase economic sustainability of forage-based dairy systems
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Genomic Selection and Crossbreeding for the Health in Organic Dairy Cattle
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
GREENHOUSE GAS LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS OF BIOCHAR EFFECTS ON MARGINAL LAND CONVERSION TO SWITCHGRASS PRODUCTION
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
LIGNOCELLULOSIC BIOMASS CONVERSION TO INFRASTRUCTURE COMPATIBLE FUEL, PRODUCTS AND POWER
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Pasture, Forage and Rangeland Systems (NP #215)
Multifunctional Farms and Landscapes to Enhance Ecosystem Services
(In-House Appropriated)
Life Cycle Assessment of Bioenergy Production Supply Chains
(Cooperative Agreement)
Spatial Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emission of Bioenergy Cropping Systems from Farm to National Scale
(Cooperative Agreement)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
ASSISTING ORGANIC DAIRY PRODUCERS TO MEET THE DEMANDS OF NEW AND EMERGING MILK MARKETS
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Forage brassicas to mitigate methane emissions and increase economic sustainability of forage-based dairy systems
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Genomic Selection and Crossbreeding for the Health in Organic Dairy Cattle
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
GREENHOUSE GAS LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS OF BIOCHAR EFFECTS ON MARGINAL LAND CONVERSION TO SWITCHGRASS PRODUCTION
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
LIGNOCELLULOSIC BIOMASS CONVERSION TO INFRASTRUCTURE COMPATIBLE FUEL, PRODUCTS AND POWER
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Agricultural System Competitiveness and Sustainability (NP #216)
Mitigating Emissions and Adapting Farm Systems to Climate Variability
(In-House Appropriated)
Process-Based Nutrient Modeling of Integrated Beef Cattle Finishing and Crop Production Systems in the Northern Great Plains
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Quantification of the Emission Reduction Benefits of Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Silage
(Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement)
Climate Projections in Support of USDA Analyses
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Cornell Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating Strategies to Adapt Northeast Dairy Cropping Systems to Climate Change Projections
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Penn State Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Assessment of the U.S. Beef Production Systems, Phase 4
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems in the Northern Great Plains and Midwest
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems, Phase 3
(Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Production (NP #305)
Sustaining Agroecosystems and Water Resources in the Northeastern U.S.
(In-House Appropriated)
Water and Nutrient Management of Cranberry Farms in Massachusetts
(Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 05/21/2017
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