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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
Animal research, general
Atmosphere, general/other
Beans (dry)
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Bees, honey, and other pollinators, general
Biological Cell Systems
Citrus, general/other
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
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)
Laboratory animals
Leguminous vegetables, other
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
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Other bees (non-Apis bees)
Other non-bee pollinators, general
Other swine products
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peas (dry)
People and communities, general/other
Perennial grasses, other
Plant research, general
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Remote sensing equipment and technology
River basins
Sheep, live animal
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil and land, general
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Sugar beet
Summer annual grasses (includes forage sorghums, sudangrass, sorghum)
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
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds and river basins, general
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife habitats
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Research Projects within Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
item A Program for Weighing Lysimeter Data Quality Control and Assurance
item Aerial Application Technology for Sustainable Crop Production
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Watersheds 2017
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) - Watersheds 2018
item Conservation Effects Assessment Project - 2017, 2018
item Conservation of Genetic Diversity and Improved Storage Protocols for Agricultural Pests and Beneficial Insects
item Deployed Warfighter Protection Research Program (FY 2017)
item Development and Integration of Nmr Based Soil Water Sensor
item Development of a National Dataset of Stream Channel Properties
item Development of a National Modeling Framework to Support the Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP)
item Development of Sediment Budgets for Soft Calibration and Determination of Legacy Sediment Contributions for the CEAP Assessment
item Economic Benefit of the Aerial Application Industry in the United States: Part 1 – Aerial Herbicide Ban Scenario
item Environmental Chemical Residues and Their Impact in the Food Supply
item Establishing the Texas A&M Texas Water Observatory (TWO) and USDA-ARS Partnership at the Riesel Watersheds
item Genetic Analysis of Multiple Eastern Gamagrass Ecotypes
item Hymenopteran Stress Physiology
item Increasing Crop Water Use Efficiency Through SCADA Control of Variable Rate Irrigation Systems Using Plant and Soil Sensor Feedback
item Integration of SWAT+/MODFLOW and Inclusion in the Geospatial Modeling Interface
item Optimization of Agricultural Spray Application Technologies to Improve On-target Deposition and Minimize Non-target Losses
item Optimizing Water Use Efficiency for Environmentally Sustainable Agricultural Production Systems in Semi-Arid Regions
item Precipitation and Irrigation Management to Optimize Profits from Crop Production
item Remote Sensing Monitoring and GIS Database Development for the Savanna Initiative
item Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use, and Markets
item Resilient Management Systems and Decision Support Tools to Optimize Agricultural Production and Watershed Responses from Field to National Scale
item Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains-TAMU