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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 Soybean
item Assessing Soil Health to Increase Production Sustainability
item Characterizing Resistance and Pathogenicity Genes Associated with Infection B. napus by S. sclerotiorum
item Detection and Biologically Based Management of Row Crop Pests Concurrent with Boll Weevil Eradication
item Developing Environmental Friendly Fungicides for Managing White Mold
item Development of Genebanking Training Materials and Seed Germination Studies
item Development of Moisture Sensors and a Field Phenotyping System for Grain
item Enabling Sustainable Landscape Design for Continual Improvement of Operating Bioenergy Supply Systems
item Enhancing Basal Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum in Brassica
item Enhancing Soybean for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot
item Field Measurements of Interactions Between Stored Grain Aeration and Pack Factors
item Identification of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Virulence Determinants Relevant to Infection of Multiple Host Plants by Association Mapping
item Identifying Key Factors Involved in the Enhancement or Loss of Seed Quality
item Impacting Quality through Preservation, Enhancement, and Measurement of Grain and Plant Traits
item Improving Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum in Spring Canola
item Innovative Strategies and Methods for Improving the Management, Availability, and Utility of Plant Genetic Resource Collections
item Plant and Microbial Genetic Resource Preservation
item Productive Cropping Systems Based on Ecological Principles of Pest Management
item RNA Integrity and Viability of Seeds and Preserved Germplasm
item Sclerotinia Initiative
item Soil and Crop Management for Enhanced Soil Health, Resilient Cropping Systems, and Sustainable Agriculture in the Northern Great Plains
item Targeting Essential Genes in Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum to Achieve Sclerotinia Stem Rot Resistance in Soybean
item White Mold Resistance-QTL: Identification, Interactions, and Fine Mapping in Common Bean
item White Mold Resistance-QTL: Identification, Interactions, and Fine Mapping in Common Bean