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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
Agave
Air
Alfalfa
Almond
Animal research, general
Apple
Arboreta and botanical gardens
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Berries and cane fruits, other
Blueberry
Broadleaf forests of the North
Carrot
Cheese
Cherry
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cocoa
Coffee
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Conifer forests of the West
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cotton, other
Cranberry
Cross-commodity research--multiple animal species
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cucumber
Cucurbits, other (includes pumpkin, squash, gourd)
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Durum wheat
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Eggplant
Eggs
Florist crops, other
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Fungi (includes yeast)
General technology
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapefruit
Grapes, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Honey bees
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Laboratory animals
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lemon
Mango
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Milk
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Narcotic plants
Nectarine
Nematodes
Oilseed and oil crops, general/other
Onion, garlic, leek, shallot
Orange
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Other animals, general
Other beef cattle products
Other cultured finfish
Other dairy cattle products
Other poultry products
Other swine products
Oysters
Parks and urban green space
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Pear
Peas (dry)
Peppers
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Plant research, general
Plum
Potato
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Raspberry
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Rice
Salmon
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sheep and wool, general/other
Sheep, live animal
Shellfish
Soft red wheat
Soft white wheat (includes club, western)
Soil
Soil and land, general
Solanaceous and related crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Soybean
Spiders, mites, ticks, and other arthropods
Strawberry
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sugar crops, general/other
Sunflower
Sweet potato
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
Tea
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Trout
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Turkey, live animal
Vegetables, general/other
Viroids, mycoplasmas, spiroplasmas, etc.
Viruses
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wine grapes
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Wool fiber
Research Projects within Potato
item Acquisition and Establishment of Rose Virus Positive Control Collection
item Advancing the Technologies in Detecting, Diagnosing, and Controlling Black Leg Disease (Dickeya spp.) in the U.S.
item Advancing the Technologies in Detecting, Diagnosing, and Controlling Black Leg Disease (Dickeya spp.) in the U.S.
item Advancing the Technologies in Detecting, Diagnosing, and Controlling Black Leg Disease (Dickeya spp.) in the U.S.
item Building Sustainable Cropping Systems for the Northeast
item Cashew Nut Consumption: Cardiovascular Disease Risk and Food Energy Availability
item Characterization of Molecular Networks in Diseases Caused by Emerging and Persistent Bacterial Plant Pathogens
item Characterizing and Detecting Pathogens to Ensure Safe Exchange of Plant Germplasm
item Control of Potato Root-Knot Nematodes Using Antagonistic Streptomycetes
item Control of Pythium Leak (Pythium Ultimum) and Silver Scurf (Helminthosporium Solani) Infection of Potato Using Antagonistic Streptomycetes
item Developing Rnai Techniques for Managing Phytophthora Infestans and P. Erythroseptica
item Developing Rnai Techniques for Managing Phytophthora Infestans and P. Erythroseptica
item Development and Release of Golden Nematode Resistant Potatoes
item Development of Diploid Potato Germplasm for Nitrogen Use Efficiency to Reduce Fertilizer Use and Ground Water Contamination
item Development of High Throughput Genome and Transcriptome Sequences for Wall-less Bacterial Plant Pathogens and Their Plant Hosts
item Development of Novel Control Strategies for Diseases Caused by Cellular and Sub-cellular Pathogens
item Development of Pre-Plant DNA Tests for the Prediction of Risk of Damage from Root-Knot Nematode in Potato
item Development of SNP Markers for a Diploid Potato Population
item Diagnostic Support for New and Emerging Pathogens to Facilitate the Safe Importation and Exchange of Plant Germplasm
item Diagnostic Support for New and Emerging Pathogens to Facilitate the Safe Importation and Exchange of Plant Germplasm
item Dietary Interventions to Reduce Risk of Chronic Disease
item Effect of Resistant Starch and Cruciferous Vegetables on Mucosal Immunity and Disease Resistance
item Emerging and Invasive Nematode and Virus Pathogens Affecting Potato
item Environmental and Plant Factors That Influence Trace Element Bioavailability in Food Crops
item Equipment for Golden Nematode (GN) Lab-Dimock Building at Cornell University
item Establishment of Clean Seed Source of New ARS Potato Varieties
item Fungicide Resistance Monitoring of Helminthosporium solani Isolates From Potatoes
item Fungicide Resistance Monitoring of Helminthosporium solani Isolates from Potatoes - Oregon State University
item Fungicide Resistance Monitoring of Helminthosporium solani Isolates from Potatoes - University of Maine
item Genome-Based Strategies and Physiological Biomarkers for Detection and Identification of plant Pathogenic Phytoplasmas and Spiroplasmas
item Genomic and Functional Analysis of Emerging and Persistent Plant Pathogenic Bacteria to Support Disease Control
item Genomics Approaches for Understanding and Managing Blackleg and Soft Rot in Potato
item Identification of Genomic Regions Associated With High Specific Gravity in a Long-Day Adapted Interspecific Solanum Hybrid Population
item Identification of Genomic Regions Associated with Texture and Starch in a Diploid Potato Population
item Identifying Genes for Late Blight, Early Blight and Common Scab Resistance and Processing Traits in a Tetraploid Potato Mapping Population
item Identifying Novel Potato Germplasm with Resistance Against Cyst Nematode and Dickeya Pathogens
item Identifying Novel Potato Germplasm with Resistance Against Cyst Nematode and Dickeya Pathogens
item Immunity to Potato Cyst Nematodes
item Immunity to Potato Cyst Nematodes
item Integrating Next-generation Technologies for Blackleg and Soft Rot Management in Potato
item Investigations on the Impact of Dietary Interventions on the Human Microbiome
item Macronutrient Absorption from Almonds: The Measured Energy Value of Almonds in the Human Diet
item Mechanisms of Compatible and Incompatible Interactions Between Potato and Potato Cyst Nematodes
item Minimizing the Risk of Importing Exotic Potato Viruses to the U.S. by Improving Detection Techniques
item Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Polerovirus Movement in Plants and Aphids
item Molecular Systematics, Identification, Biology, and Management of Crop-Parasitic Nematodes
item National Chip Processing Trials
item Optimizing Diagnostics to Detect an Emerging Virus, Potato Mop Top Virus, in Tubers and in its Soil Borne Vector, Spongospora subterranea
item Phase II - Analytical Phase of The Dose-Response Effects of Lean Beef in a Mediterranean-Style Dietary Pattern on CVD Risk Factors
item Potato and Other Solanaceous Crop Improvement and Disease Management
item Potato Genetic Improvement for Eastern U.S. Production
item Quality Enhancement and Disease Resistance Development in Tomato and Pepper
item Rapid and Accurate Diagnostic Detection/Identification of Exotic Viroids for the Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey (CAPS) Program
item Rapid and Accurate Diagnostic Identification of Phytoplasmas for the Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey (CAPS) Program (ARS) FY2016
item Rapid and Accurate Diagnostic Identification of Phytoplasmas for the Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey (CAPS) Program (ARS) FY2018
item Risk Assessment and Eradication of Globodera spp. in U.S. Production of Potato
item Risk Assessment, Reduction and Remediation of Trace Elements in Soil and Crops
item Safeguarding the U.S. Seed Potato Industry Against Emerging Seed Potato-Borne Pathogens That Impact Trade and Farm Viability
item Safeguarding the U.S. Seed Potato Industry Against Emerging Seed Potato-Borne Pathogens That Impact Trade and Farm Viability
item Safeguarding the U.S. Seed Potato Industry Against Emerging Seed Potato-Borne Pathogens That Impact Trade and Farm Viability
item Safeguarding the U.S. Seed Potato Industry Against Emerging Seed Potato-Borne Pathogens That Impact Trade and Farm Viability
item Safeguarding the U.S. Seed Potato Industry Against Emerging Seed Potato-Borne Pathogens That Impact Trade and Farm Viability.
item Safeguarding the US Seed Potato Industry Against Emerging Seed Potato-Borne Pathogens That Impact Trade and Farm Viability
item Taxonomic Identification of all Life Stages of Nematodes
item Taxonomic Identification of all Stages of Nematodes
item The Impact of Different Approaches to Dietary Sugar Reduction on Food Preference and Intake