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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 Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
item Adapting TickBot Technology to Support Efforts by Appropriated Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Research Project
item Assembling the Genome of the Cattle Fever Tick, Rhipicephalus microplus
item Assessment of Ticks' Resistance to Acaricides in the Caribbean and Development of Strategies to Improve Surveillance and Control
item Assessment Simulation Tools for Integrated Tick Management of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) Microplus in Puerto Rico
item Bioinformatic Analysis of Transcriptome Data from Ticks and Biting Flies
item Cattle Fever Tick Control and Eradication
item Cattle Fever Tick Detection by Near Infra-Red Spectroscopy (NIRS) Analysis of Bovine Feces
item Cattle Fever Tick Research Laboratory - Moore Air Base
item Characterization of Resistance in Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) Microplus from the State of Veracruz, Mexico
item Characterization of the Invasion of the Cattle Fever Tick in West Africa and Evaluation of the Associated Threats for Livestock Health
item Development and Testing of Remote Activated Ultra-quiet Field sprayer for Eradication of Cattle Fever Ticks on Nilgai and White-tailed Deer
item Development of Cattle Fever Tick Vaccine Based on the P0 Antigen
item Efficacy and safety studies using a 1% doramectin product and Bm86-based anti-cattle fever tick vaccine against cattle fever ticks
item Efficacy and safety studies using a 1% doramectin product and Bm86-based anti-cattle fever tick vaccine against cattle fever ticks
item Exploration for Biological Control Agents in East Africa for Guineagrass that Facilitates the Survival of Cattle Fever Ticks in South Texas
item Expression of Cattle Tick Antigens
item Feed-through and Spray on Treatments of Insect Growth Regulators for Cattle and Wildlife
item Feed-through and Spray on Treatments of Insect Growth Regulators for Cattle and Wildlife
item Field Collection of Biological Control Agents for Cogongrass and Cattle Fever Tick in the Philippines
item Field Evaluation of Protein Feeder Acceptance by Naïve and Trained Nilgai and Interactions with White-tailed Deer
item Field Surveys in Vietnam to Collect and Rear Biological Control Agents of Cattle Fever Ticks
item Genomics of Livestock Pests
item Genotyping Babesia Strains Circulating in Bovines and Cattle Fever Ticks in Puerto Rico
item Host Range Testing of Cattle Fever Tick Biological Control Agents
item Identification of Novel Vaccine Candidates against Transmission of Arthropod-Borne Pathogens
item Integrated Eradication Efforts of the Cattle Fever Tick (CFT)
item Interaction of a Long-acting Eprinomectin Product with BM86 Vaccination Against Cattle Fever Ticks
item Interaction of a Long-acting Eprinomectin Product with BM86 Vaccination Against Cattle Fever Ticks (Texas A&M)
item Investigating the Potential Interaction between Anti-tick Vaccination and Systemic Acaricide Treatments
item Investigating the Potential Interaction between Anti-tick Vaccination and Systemic Acaricide Treatments
item Microbial Diversity Associated with Livestock Pests Across Ecosystems
item Multi-source Data Collection to Enhance Predictive Modeling for the Control of Cattle Fever Ticks
item Nilgai Modeling
item Preventing Bovine Babesiosis by Characterizing Fever Tick Acaricide Resistance and Genetic Variation Within Vaccine Candidate Antigens
item Protecting Livestock through Evaluation of Mode of Action of Substances Disrupting the Nervous System of Arthropod Pests Affecting Animal Production
item Sequencing Genomes and Transcriptomes of Livestock Pests
item Towards Novel Acaricide Development Against Cattle Fever Tick: GPCR Target Validation and Identification of Chemical Leads
item Veterinary Pest Genome and Transcriptome Bioinformatic Analysis