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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
Apple
Bedding/garden plants
Florist crops, other
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Potted plants
Soybean
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Vegetables, general/other
Research Projects within Bedding/garden plants
item Alternative Irrigation Water Sources for Sustainable Nursery Production and Urban Landscapes
item Analysis of Mechanisms Involved in Induction of Abiotic or Biotic Stress Tolerance in Horticulture Crops Through Nutrition or Temperature
item Assessing the Presence and Management of Weed Seeds in Irrigation Water in Container Production Nurseries
item Biomonitoring of Iron Deficiency and Toxicity in Ornamental Plants
item Carbon Dioxide Enrichment in Controlled Environments: Characterizing and Overcoming Acclimation Responses in Horticultural Crops
item Characterization of Water Quality and Quantity in Greenhouse and Nursery Waters in the Piedmont Ecoregion of the USA
item Characterization of Water Quality in Greenhouse and Nursery Waters in Erie Lake Lowland and Drift Plain of the USA
item Developing New Strategies for Managing Exotic Ambrosia Beetle Pests in Ornamental Nursery Production
item Development and Implementation of Integrated Strategies for the Management of Ambrosia Beetle Associated Rapid Apple Decline in the Eastern US
item Development of Applied Strategies to Prevent Exotic Ambrosia Beetle Damage in Ornamental Nurseries
item Elucidating the Role of Abiotic and Biotic Stressors in the Rapid Dieback of Trees Attacked by Ambrosia Beetles
item Environmental Strategies and Plant Growth Regulator Applications to Increase Plant Resilience
item Evaluating the Influence of Beneficial Microbes on Crop Quality in the Nursery and Greenhouse Industry
item Fate of Controlled Release Fertilizer Nitrogen in Container Substrates
item Germplasm Resources for the Floriculture and Nursery Industry at the Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center
item Improving Methods and Models to Characterize Hydraulic Performance of Soilless Substrates
item Improving Nursery Profitability by Engineering Superior Substrates
item Insecticide Resistance Management Strategies for Insects Attacking Horticultural Crops
item Interactive Effects of Temperature and Photoperiod on Flower Initiation and Development
item Investigating Leaf Angle Response to Temperature and Carbon Dioxide
item Maximizing Weed Control in Container Production
item Optimizing Crop Production while Reducing Energy Use through Improved Lighting and Greenhouse Control Systems
item Optimum Nutrient Management for Leafy Green Production in Hydroponic Systems
item Population Genetic Studies of Penstemon eatonii and P. palmeri in Preparation for Germplasm Acquisition, Breeding, and Curation
item Remedy is in the Pot: Development of Technologies and Strategies for Sustainable Crop Production in Containerized and Protected Horticulture Systems
item Resilient Plants: Production, Shipping and Postharvest Techniques to Maximize Sales and Sell-Through While Minimizing Inputs
item Resilient Plants: Production, Shipping and Postharvest Techniques to Maximize Sales and Sell-Through While Minimizing Inputs (including labor)
item Resilient Plants: Production, Shipping and Postharvest Techniques to Maximize Sales and Sell-Through While Minimizing Inputs (including labor)
item Strategies and Technologies to Optimize Resources in Controlled Environment Agriculture
item Strategies and Technologies to Optimize Resources in Controlled Environment Agriculture
item Strategies and Technologies to Optimize Resources in Controlled Environment Agriculture
item Sustainable Production and Pest Management Practices for Nursery, Greenhouse, and Protected Culture Crops
item Understanding the Container Media Microbiome and its Effects on Plant Health