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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
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Table grapes
Vegetables, general/other
Wheat, other
Research Projects within Apple
item Anti-microbial Coating and Surface Treatment to Improve Food Quality
item Development of Conventional and Organic Tools to Manage Postharvest Decay of Pome Fruits
item Improving Food Quality via Nano Technologies
item Machine Learning-Enabled Produce Quality Monitoring Platform for Nondestructive Supply Chain Management
item Reducing Postharvest Loss and Improving Fresh Produce Marketability and Nutritive Values through Technological Innovations and Process Optimization
item Resolving Inoculum Sources and Evaluating Alternatives to Mitigate Postharvest Diseases, Food Losses, and Mycotoxin Contamination in Apple
item System Approaches Using Genomics and Biology to Manage Postharvest Fruit Decay, Antimicrobial Resistance, and Mycotoxins to Reduce Food Loss and Waste
item Understand and Mitigate Fungicide Resistance in Penicillium spp
item Whole Genome, Transcriptome and Comparative Genomics of Postharvest Fungal Plant Pathogens