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Research Projects Subjects of Investigation at this Location

Each ARS research project has related subjects of investigation.  Listed below are the subjects of investigation currently conducted at this location.

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Subjects of Investigation
Air
Alfalfa
Almond
Animal research, general
Apple
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Bees, honey, and other pollinators, general
Biological Cell Systems
Canola
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Dairy cattle, live animal
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Durum wheat
Economy, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Endangered species
Fertilizers
Finfish
Forage legumes, other
General Commodity
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grasslands, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Hard white wheat
Honey bees
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Laboratory animals
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lentil
Long fiber cotton
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, sheep
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Mountain grasslands, meadow, and alpine
Noncrop plant research
Oats
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Other bees (non-Apis bees)
Other non-bee pollinators, general
Other swine products
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peanut
Peas (dry)
Pecan
People and communities, general/other
Perennial grasses, other
Plant research, general
Potato
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Rice
River basins
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Sugar beet
Summer annual grasses (includes forage sorghums, sudangrass, sorghum)
Sunflower
Sweet sorghum
Swine, live animal
The family and its members
The farm as an enterprise
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Turkey, live animal
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Viruses
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife habitats
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Research Projects within Grain sorghum
item A Proposal to Expand the Soil Health, Soil Testing, and Grazing Land Management Cooperation between ARS (Temple, TX) and Texas NRCS
item Analysis of Sorghum Grain Composition to Improve Grain Quality at the Genetic Level, Improve Agronomic Performance and Enhance Utilization
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Economic Evaluation
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Genetic Analysis of New SCA Resistant Lines
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Kansas, myfields.info Development
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Kansas, Sugarcane Aphid Monitoring and Biocontrol
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Oklahoma Monitoring
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Oklahoma, Education, Outreach, and Technology Transfer
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Resistant Sorghum Field Trials
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Synoptic Modeling
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Texas, Areawide Pest Management Demonstration
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Texas, Education, Outreach, and Technology Transfer
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Texas, North Texas Monitoring, Education and Outreach
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum – Texas, West Texas Monitoring
item Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum, Regional Population Modeling and Forecasting.
item Biological Control of the Sugarcane Aphid, Melanaphis sacchari, in Grain Sorghum, Sorghum bicolor
item CEAP-Grazing Lands Soil Respiration Measurements for Modeling (2016)
item Characterizing Mechanisms that Contribute to Sorghum Resistance to Different Feeding Guilds of Insect Pests
item Combating Fusarium Wilt Disease, a Serious Economic Threat for Sustainable Cotton Production in the USA and Uzbekistan
item Comprehensive Soils Analysis in a Global Grassland Fertilization Experiment
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Sample Analysis 2014
item Constraints on the Recruitment of an Invasive C4 in a Native C4 Grassland
item Contributions of Climate, Soils, Species Diversity, and Management to Sustainable Crop, Grassland, and Livestock Production Systems
item Detection and Biologically Based Management of Row Crop Pests Concurrent with Boll Weevil Eradication
item Determining the Bioavilability of Sorghum Phenolic Compounds
item Development and Characterization of Sorghum with Improved End-use Quality
item Development of Economically Important Row Crops that Improve the Resilience of U.S. Agricultural Production to Present and Future Production Challenges
item Development of High Yielding Cold Tolerant Sorghum Adapted to Kansas
item Discovery and Improvement of Traits to Enhance Sorghum as a Multiple Purpose Crop
item Drought Stress Germplasm and Biomarker-Gene Discovery for Assisting Breeding
item Effect of Sorghum Grain Components Fermentation and Co-product Quality
item Efficacy of High Phenolic Sorghum Bran for Reducing Size and Number of Colorectal Tumors Evaluated in a Mouse Model
item Enhancement of Elite Sorghum Germplasm through Introgression Breeding and Analysis of Traits Critical to Hybrid Development
item Evaluation of Wheat Tortilla Quality Using Near-infrared Spectroscopy
item Genetic Improvement of Sorghum for Bioenergy, Feed, and Food Uses
item Genetic Mechanisms and Improvement of Insect Resistance in Wheat, Barley, and Sorghum
item Identification of Resistance in Sorghum to Fungal Pathogens and Characterization of Pathogen Population Structure
item Impact of a Great Plains Production System on Sustainable Production of Grain Sorghum Cooperating with Lubbock, Texas
item Impact of a Plains Production System on Sustainable Production of Grain Sorghum
item Impact of Environmental Variation on Genetic Expression (phenotype) of Hard Winter Wheat Quality Traits
item Impact of Heat and Drought Stress on Sorghum and Wheat Grain Composition and Chemistry
item Impact of the Environment on Sorghum Grain Composition and Quality Traits
item Improving the Sustainability of Irrigated Farming Systems in Semi-Arid Regions
item Laboratory Support for Air, Soil, and Water Quality Nexus Research
item Management of Aphids Attacking Cereals
item Molecular Basis of Host Plant Resistance to Aphids in Sorghum
item Novel Technologies to Solve the Water Use Problem of High Yielding C4 Bioenergy and Bioproduct Feedstocks
item Plant and Microbial Genetic Resource Preservation
item Quantifying Host Plant Resistance Traits in Elite Sorghums for Sugarcane Aphid Management
item Relationship Between Wheat Plant Physiology and Grain Quality Under Heat Stress
item Remote Sensing by UAV to Detect Sugarcane Aphid in Sorghum
item Resistance to stalk pathogens for bioenergy sorghum
item Sequence-Based Genotyping, Bioinformatics, and Data Curation to Enhance Sorghum Germplasm Evaluation and Hybrid Development
item Soil Testing for Soil Health
item Sorghum Germplasm Introgression and Conversion Program
item Study of Greenbug Resistance Genes in Sorghum
item Suppressing Gene Flow from Sorghum Bicolor to Weedy Relatives
item Technology Transfer and Research Support for USDA-ARS and Texas USDA-NRCS Grazing and Soil Health Project, Riesel, Texas
item Temperature Dependant Development of the Sugarcane Aphid Including Lower and Upper Threshold Development
item The Impacts of Bioenergy Modification on Drought Stress in Sorghum
item The Role of Nutrient Limitation and Precipitation Variability in the Suppression of Biodiversity by Exotic Invasive Plants
item Uncovering Novel Sources of Anthracnose Resistance in Populations of Genetically Diverse Sorghums [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench]