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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 Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
item Beetle Taxonomy and Systematics Supporting U.S. Agriculture, Arboriculture and Biological Control
item Characterization of Domestic Rathayibacter and Anguina Species
item Characterization of Patterns of Genetic Diversity in North American Ashes (Fraxinus spp.)
item Collection of Oak Leaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia Bartram), across its Range in the Southeastern U.S.
item Conservation of Plant Genetic Resources
item Coordination Activities for Research to Register Minor Use of Pesticides
item Crop Grouping Classification Petition Review
item Develop, Enhance, and Operate GRIN-Global and Other Genetic Resource Information Systems to Support the U.S. National Plant Germplasm System and Other USDA-ARS Genetic Resource Collections
item Development of Crop Phenotype Database for Climate Change and Crop Modeling Research
item Development, Evaluation, and Validation of Technologies for the Detection and Characterization of Chemical Contaminants in Foods
item Enhancement of Crop Growth Through Utilization of Arb
item Experimentally Assessing and Modeling the Impact of Climate and Management on the Resiliency of Crop-Weed-Soil Agro-Ecosystems
item Harnessing Natural Variation in Transmission of Liberibacter by the Asian Citrus Psyllid to Develop Novel HLB Control
item Harnessing Natural Variation in Transmission of Liberibacter by the Asian Citrus Psyllid to Develop Novel HLB Control Strategries
item Harnessing Natural Variation in Transmission of Liberibacter by the Asian Citrus Psyllid to Develop Novel HLB Control Strategries
item Identification of Genes and Gene Products Involved in Vector-Pathogen Interactions to Control Vector-borne Pathogens
item Improved Description of Soil, Hydrologic, and Cover Crop Processes for Models
item Management and Biology of Arthropod Pests and Arthropod-borne Plant Pathogens
item Molecular Identification, Characterization, and Biology of Foreign and Emerging Viral and Bacterial Plant Pathogens
item Not All Psyllids Are Created Equal: Why Do Some Transmit Liberibacter and Others Do Not?
item Not All Psyllids Are Created Equal: Why Do Some Transmit Liberibacter and Others Do Not?
item Phloem Specific Responses to CLas for the Identification of Novel HLB Resistance Genes
item Plant Exploration in Florida for Wild Relatives of Amaranth, Millets, Bedding Plants, Corn and Quinoa
item Plant Exploration in Florida to Collect Germplasm of Vaccinium Species for Crop Improvement
item Plant Exploration in North Carolina and Tennessee to Collect Woody Landscape Germplasm for Crop Improvement
item Plant Exploration in the United States to Collect Wild Relatives of Sweet Potato Germplasm for Crop Improvement
item Plant Feeding Mite (Acari) Systematics
item Plant Genetic Resource Acquisition, Conservation, International Exchange, and Taxonomic and Nomenclatural Support for the U.S. National Plant Germplasm System
item Production, Utilization, and Importance of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Sustainable Vegetable Production
item Rapid In Vivo Detection of Aminoglycoside Resistance using Laser Electrospray Mass Spectrometry
item Sourcing Barley Accessions from the Vavilov Institute in Russia to Enhance Cold Tolerance and Stem Rust Resistance
item Systematics of Moths Significant to Biodiversity, Quarantine, and Control, with a Focus on Invasive Species
item Systematics Research Support for Economically Important Bark and Ambrosia Beetles
item Using Mass Spectrometry Technologies to Develop Novel Management Strategies for Huanglongbing
item Using Mass Spectrometry Technologies to Develop Novel Management Strategies for Huanglongbing
item Virus-protein Interactions Mediating Protein Trafficking