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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.

Clicking on a subject of investigation will list the research projects within that  subject of investigation.

Subjects of Investigation
Animal research, general
Beans (dry)
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Bees, honey, and other pollinators, general
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Dairy cattle, live animal
Durum wheat
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Honey bees
Leguminous vegetables, other
Meat, sheep
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Other bees (non-Apis bees)
Peas (dry)
Sugar beet
Swine, general/other
Turkey, live animal
Vegetables, general/other
Wheat, other
Research Projects within Sugar beet
item Identification and Introgression of Resistance to Cercospora Leaf Spot and Root Maggot for Sugarbeet Improvement
item Improving Sugarbeet Productivity and Sustainability through Genetic, Genomic, Physiological, and Phytopathological Approaches
item New Strategies for Management of Cercospora Leaf Spot and Rhizomania Diseases of Sugarbeet
item New Technologies to Study Virus-host Interactions to Identify Strategies for Sugarbeet Viral Disease Management
item SSBRI A Comprehensive Model for Cercospora Leaf Spot Risk Management
item SSBRI Disrupting Beet Curly Top Virus Transmission by Targeting Critical Genes in Beet Leafhopper Using Nanoparticle-Mediated RNAi Delivery
item SSBRI Genetic Dissection of Sugarbeet Respiration Rate and Root Firmness to Identify Genes for Reducing Post-harvest
item SSBRI Improving sugar beet production through greater understanding of light-mediated crop-weed interactions
item SSBRI Integrating Cover Crops into High Plain and Intermountain West Sugar Beets for Management of Herbicide-Resistant Weeds
item SSBRI Intelligence On-farm Sugarbeet Weed Management Solution Based on Edge AI and Unmanned Automation Systems (UAV and UGV)
item SSBRI Molecular Evolution of Beet Necrotic Yellow Vein Virus and Rhizomania Disease Epidemiology Compromising the Host Resistance in Sugar Beet
item SSBRI Non-destructive Sugar Beet Yield Estimation Using Ground Penetrating Radar for Breeding and Harvest Management
item SSBRI Novel Palmer Amaranth Management Tools Using RNA-targeting with FANA Antisense Oligonucleotides
item SSBRI Using Nanotechnology to Enhance Fungicide Efficacy and Duration for Sugarbeet Disease Control
item Sugarbeet Harvester
item Understanding of Storage Diseases in Sugarbeet and Assessing the Quality Problems in the Factory Processing
item Using Comparative Genomics to Identify Genes Associated with Sucrose Production in Sugarbeet