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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
Beef cattle, live animal
Citrus, general/other
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Dairy cattle, live animal
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Freshwater shrimp
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Long fiber cotton
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Microorganisms, general/other
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
People and communities, general/other
Plant research, general
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Sheep, live animal
Soil and land, general
Sugar beet
Swine, live animal
Vegetables, general/other
Water resources
Wheat, other
Wildlife habitats
Research Projects within Soil
item Adaptation Strategies for Livestock Grazing in a Changing Climate
item Adaptive Grazing Management and Decision Support to Enhance Ecosystem Services in the Western Great Plains
item Agricultural Management for Long-Term Sustainability and Soil Health
item Calibration and Evaluation of a Multi-Scale Spatially Distributed Evapotranspiration (ET) Algorithm
item Contribution of Legacy P to Watershed Outcomes - Phase 1
item Cooperative Research for Joint Projects in Basic and Applied Research with Regional or National Importance
item Data Innovations
item DayCent Model Development and Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizer Assessment
item Develop Software Module that Integrates a Canopy-Temperature-Based Stress Index into the WISE Tool
item Developing Canopy Temperature Based Methodologies to Inform Irrigation Decisions
item Directed Plant-Microbiome Evolution for Food and Biofuel Security
item Improve Irrigation Management with Remote Sensing Technology
item Improved Establishment Techniques for Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Pollinator Mixtures in Semi-Arid Regions of the Western U.S.
item Improving Crop Performance and Precision Irrigation Management in Semi-Arid Regions through Data-Driven Research, AI, and Integrated Models
item Improving Irrigated and Dryland Agriculture Via Xylem, Stomata, and Leaf Traits
item Improving Resiliency of Semi-Arid Agroecosystems and Watersheds to Change and Disturbance through Data-Driven Research, AI, and Integrated Models
item Increase Long-term Productivity and Economic Returns of Great Plains Agriculture
item Integrating Field Measurements and Models to Evaluate Solar Induced Fluorescence as a Predictor of Dryland Crop Productivity
item Lake Champlain Legacy Phosphorus Assessment - Phases 1 and 2
item LTAR Network Strategic Planning and Visioning
item Metrics, Management, and Monitoring: An Investigation in Rangeland and Pasture Soil Health and Their Drivers - Fort Collins
item New Approaches to Facilitate Non-chemical Control of Plant Pathogenic Nematodes in Potato Systems, and Improvement of Nitrogen Management
item NextGenEEF: Evaluation and Testing of Biodegradable Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizers
item Optimizing Water Use Efficiency for Environmentally Sustainable Agricultural Production Systems in Semi-Arid Regions
item Phytoelectronic Xylem Sensing
item Rangeland Modeling in the Western Great Plains
item Remote Sensing and Spatial Simulation of Agricultural Watersheds
item Soil C Cycling in Irrigated Agroecosystems
item Techniques for Enhancing Pollinator CRP Plantings in Arid and Semi-arid Regions: Curtis Ranch agreement
item Techniques for Enhancing Pollinator CRP Plantings in Arid and Semi-arid Regions: John Wright Agreement
item The Genetic Architecture of Hydraulic and Whole-plant Performance under Cold Temperatures in Sunflower
item The Impact of Climate and Water Availability on Foliar Xylem Traits of Sunflower
item Understanding Soil and Environmental Effects on Crop Species and Rangeland Ecosystems Under Water Limitation
item USDA Agriculture and Forestry Greenhouse Gas Inventory and the Agricultural Collaborative Research Outcomes System (AgCROS)