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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
Dairy cattle, general/other
Dairy cattle, live animal
General technology
Goats, meat and mohair
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Other animals, general
Poultry meat
Seeds and other plant propagules
Vegetables, general/other
Water resources
Research Projects within General technology
item Advancement of Sensing Technologies for Food Safety and Security Applications
item Automated Portable Sensing Technologies for Screening Food Contaminants
item Control Environment Crop Health and Safety Monitoring System Development
item Detection and Disinfection of Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) on Food Contact Surfaces
item Detection of Contaminants and Sanitation Inspection in Poultry Processing Environments
item Detection of Contamination on Meat Products and Equipment Surfaces in Meat Processing Plants
item Development of Nondestructive Sensing Technologies for In-Field Biological and Chemical Contaminant Screening of Agricultural Products
item Embedded AI Techniques for Compact Optical Sensing Systems for Food Safety
item Integration of Multimodal UAV Sensors for Preharvest Food Safety Monitoring Applications
item Spectral Sensing and Instrumentation for Automated Food Integrity Assessment
item Spectral Sensing Technologies for Safety and Quality Assessment of Food, Food Contact Surfaces, and Controlled-Environment Food Production Systems
item Understand the Chemistry in Food System to Improve Toxin Detection and Food Safety