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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
Citrus, general/other
Grapefruit
Hemp
Orange
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Table grapes
Tomato
Vegetables, general/other
Wine grapes
Research Projects within Citrus, general/other
item Accelerating Implementation of Huanglongbing (HLB) Tolerant Hybrids as New Commercial Cultivars for Fresh and Processed Citrus
item Advancing development of improved citrus scion cultivars
item An Integrated Approach to the Accelerated Development of Rootstocks that Impart Huanglongbing Tolerance to Trees Grafted with Commercial Scions
item Continuation on Refinement and Application of Greenhouse Methods to Evaluate Scion and Rootstock Tolerance to CLas (CRB Grant 19-5200-168A)
item Development of Next-Generation SuperSour rootstocks with tolerance to HLB
item Genetic Improvement of Citrus for Enhanced Resistance to Huanglongbing Disease and Other Stresses
item Manipulating light and temperature in the nursery to improve budbreak and growth during winter
item New tactics to managing concomitant damage by sting nematode and huanglongbing in replanted citrus groves
item Providing Practical Solutions for HLB Treatment and Prevention
item Use performance of 300 hybrids in established trials to map Huanglongbing tolerance/resistance genes and release superior new rootstocks