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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
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Eggplant
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Leguminous vegetables, other
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Peppers
Potted plants
Strawberry
Sweet potato
Tomato
Vegetables, general/other
Research Projects within Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
item A Multi-state Effort to Contain and Manage the Invasive Guava Root Knot Nematode (GRKN) in Vegetable Crops.
item Basic and Applied Approaches for Pest Management in Vegetable Crops
item Characterization of Host Resistance and Biology of Diseases and Nematodes in Vegetable Crops
item CucCAP2: Harnessing Genomic Resources to Improve Disease Resistance and Disease Management in Cucurbit Crops (Charleston)
item Development of Genetic Resources for Host-plant Resistance to Leaf Blight Pseudomonads in Turnip Greens and Spinach
item Development of Preseason Risk Prediction Models to Facilitate Areawide Pest Management of Whitefly-transmitted Viruses of Vegetables
item Genomics and Genetic Improvement of Disease Resistance and Horticultural Characteristics of Watermelon, Broccoli, and Leafy Brassicas
item Screening Seeded and Seedless Watermelon Varieties for Resistance to the Whitefly-transmitted Cucurbit Leaf Crumple Virus
item Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Program 2021