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Agave
Air
Alfalfa
Almond
Animal research, general
Apple
Apricot
Arboreta and botanical gardens
Atmosphere, general/other
Bacteria
Banana
Barley
Beans (dry)
Beans (fresh, fresh-processed)
Bedding/garden plants
Beef cattle, general/other
Beef cattle, live animal
Bees, honey, and other pollinators, general
Berries and cane fruits, other
Biological Cell Systems
Blueberry
Broadleaf forests of the North
Broadleaf forests of the South
Canola
Carrot
Catfish
Cheese
Chemurgic Crops
Cherry
Citrus, general/other
Climate
Cocoa
Coffee
Cole crops (includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, brussels sprouts, cauliflower,
Conifer forests of the South
Conifer forests of the West
Cool season perennial grasses (includes bluegrass, bromegrass, fescue)
Corn (for sweetcorn use 1480)
Cotton, other
Cottonseed (for meal, oil, etc.)
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
Date
Deciduous and small fruits, general/other
Deciduous tree fruits, other
Desert and semidesert shrub land and shinnery
Drainage and irrigation facilities and systems
Duck and goose, live animal
Durum wheat
Economy, general/other
Edible tree nuts, general/other
Egg-type chicken, live animal
Eggplant
Eggs
Endangered species
Experimental design and statistical methods
Feed and feed additives
Fertilizers
Fiber crops, general/other
Filbert
Finfish
Fish habitats
Florist crops, other
Food (not readily associated with specific plant and animal products)
Forage legumes, other
Fungi (includes yeast)
General Commodity
General technology
Goats, meat and mohair
Grain crops, general/other (includes buckwheat, millet, triticale)
Grain sorghum
Grapefruit
Grapes, other
Grasslands, other
Greens and leafy vegetables (includes endive, lettuce, spinach)
Ground covers
Guayule
Hard red spring wheat
Hard red winter wheat
Hard white wheat
Hemp
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Herbs and spices
Honey bees
Hops
Horses, ponies, and mules
Individuals (as workers, consumers, members of society)
Insects
Kenaf
Kiwi
Laboratory animals
Land
Leguminous vegetables, other
Lemon
Lentil
Lesquerella
Long fiber cotton
Machinery and equipment
Mango
Marine shrimp
Meat, beef cattle
Meat, dairy cattle
Meat, sheep
Meat, swine
Meat-type chicken, live animal
Melons (includes cantaloupe, muskmelon, watermelon)
Microorganisms, general/other
Milk
Mint
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Mixed conifer-broadleaf forests
Mountain grasslands, meadow, and alpine
Mushrooms and other edible fungi
Narcotic plants
Nectarine
Nematodes
Noncrop plant research
Oats
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 bees (non-Apis bees)
Other cultured finfish
Other dairy cattle products
Other non-bee pollinators, general
Other Pollinators
Other poultry products
Other swine products
Oysters
Papaya
Paper and pulp derived products
Parks and urban green space
Pasture
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Peach
Peanut
Pear
Peas (dry)
Peas (fresh, fresh-processed)
Pecan
People and communities, general/other
Peppers
Perennial grasses, other
Pesticides (includes herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, etc.)
Pineapple
Pinyon-juniper
Plant research, general
Plum
Potato
Potted plants
Poultry meat
Poultry, general/other
Raisin grapes
Rangelands and grasslands, general
Rangelands, other
Raspberry
Red clover
Remote sensing equipment and technology
Research equipment and methods, general/other
Research on research management (not research management per se)
Rhizomes, tubers, bulbs, and root crops, general/other (for potato use 1310)
Rice
River basins
Rubber, gum, and resin plants, other
Rye
Salmon
Seeds and other plant propagules
Sewage and waste disposal facilities and systems
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
Striped bass
Sugar beet
Sugar cane
Sugar crops, general/other
Summer annual grasses (includes forage sorghums, sudangrass, sorghum)
Sunflower
Sweet potato
Sweet sorghum
Sweetcorn
Swine, general/other
Swine, live animal
Table grapes
Taro
Tea
The family and its members
The farm as an enterprise
Tilapia
Tomato
Trees, forests, and forest products, general
Tropical/subtropical fruit, general/other
Trout
Tung
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Turkey, live animal
Upland cotton
Vegetables, general/other
Viroids, mycoplasmas, spiroplasmas, etc.
Viruses
Walnut
Warm season perennial grasses (includes dallisgrass, bluestems)
Water resources
Watersheds
Watersheds and river basins, general
Weather
Weeds
Wetland and riparian systems
Wheat, other
Wild animals
Wildlife and natural fisheries, general/other
Wildlife habitats
Wine grapes
Winter annual legumes (includes subterranean clover, arrowleaf clover)
Wood and wood products
Wool fiber
Grapes, other
item A Systems Approach to Improved Water Management for Sustainable Production
item A Systems Approach to Improved Water Management for Sustainable Production
item Adapting Perennial Crops For Climate Change: Graft Transmissible Effects of Rootstocks on Grapevine Shoots
item An NGS-based System for Unambiguous Detection of HLB Pathogen
item Blueberry and Woody Ornamental Plant Improvement in the Southeast United States
item Breeding and Evaluation of Seedless Table Grapes Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
item Breeding and Evaluation of Seedless Table Grapes with Superior Quality Including Types Resistant to Powdery Mildew
item Breeding Insight Phase 2: Expansion to Support More Diverse Plant and Animal Use Cases
item Breeding Insight Platform (BIP) Initiative
item Breeding Prunus and Vitis Scions for Improved Fruit Quality and Durable Pest Resistance
item Develop and Use Novel Tissue Culture and Transformation Systems for Improving Grapevine Traits
item Developing a Spray-Induced Gene Silencing (SIGS) Method for the Control of Grape Powdery Mildew (Erysiphe necator)
item Developing molecular markers and a vocabulary for breeding fruit texture in table grapes
item Development and Mitigation of Powdery Mildew Fungicide Resistance on Table Grape Production in California – Second Year
item Development of New Genomic Resources and Tools for Molecular Breeding in Muscadine Grape
item Development of Vine Mealybug Genomic Resources for Species Identification, Tracking, and Insecticide Resistance Surveillance
item Establishing Agronomic and Pest Management Practices for Vegetable, Specialty Crops, and Fruit Growers while Improving Pollinator Health
item Evaluate the Potential Use of Various Soybean Cultivars for Bee Forage Only in the Southern U.S
item Evaluating Imidacloprid Resistance in Vine Mealybug: Collections, Assay Development, and Surveys
item Evaluation of Vitis Rootstocks with Partial Resistance to Vine Mealybug
item Fludioxonil Resistance in Botrytis Cinerea
item FRAME: Fungicide Resistance Assessment Mitigation and Extension Network for Wine, Table and Raisin Grapes
item FRAME: Fungicide Resistance Assessment, Mitigation and Extension Network for Wine, Table and Raisin Grapes
item Genomics Based Technology for Identification, Tracking, Insecticide Resistance Surveillance, and Pest Management of Vine Mealybug in Vineyards
item Geographic Distribution of Isolate Virulence in Xylella Fastidiosa Collected From Grape in California and its Effect on Host Resistance
item Geographic Distribution of Isolate Virulence in Xylella Fastidiosa Collected From Grape in California and its Effect on Host Resistance
item Grapevine Genetics, Genomics and Molecular Breeding for Disease Resistance, Abiotic Stress Tolerance, and Improved Fruit Quality
item Identification of Behavioral Mechanisms for Potential Suppression of Black Widow Spiders, Lactrodectus hesperus Chamberlin and Ivie, in Vineyards
item Identification of Behavioral Mechanisms for Potential Suppression of Black Widow Spiders, Latrodectus Hesperus Chamberlin and Ivie, in Vineyards
item Identification of Novel Management Strategies for Key Pests and Pathogens of Grapevine with Emphasis on the Xylella Fastidiosa Pathosystem
item Improved Fruit, Grape and Wine Products through Precision Agriculture and Quality Component Evaluation
item Improvement in Direct Delivery Methods via Genome Editing
item Improving Crop Efficiency Using Genomic Diversity and Computational Modeling
item Improving Maize and Sorghum Efficiency Using Grass Diversity and Computational Modeling
item Integrated Disease Management of Exotic and Emerging Plant Diseases of Horticultural Crops
item Management of Diseases, Pests, and Pollinators of Horticultural Crops
item Managing Fungicide Resistance in Botrytis Cinerea on Wine and Table Grape, Strawberry, and Blueberry
item New Technologies and Methodologies for Increasing Quality, Marketability and Value of Food Products and Byproducts
item Novel Field-Based Diagnostic Strategies for Management of Powdery Mildew in California Specialty Crops
item Novel Field-Based Diagnostic Strategies for Management of Powdery Mildew in California Specialty Crops
item Small Fruit and Nursery Research
item Strengthening Grapevine Research Collaborations Between USDA-ARS and Cornell University
item Trait Improvement in Elite Grape Cultivars via Genome Editing
item Understanding Smoke Exposure in Winegrapes: Chemical and Sensory Studies
item Understanding Smoke Exposure in Winegrapes: Mitigation at the Vineyard and Winery
item Utilizing Non-Saccharomyces Yeast as Bioprotectants During Pre-fermentation Cold Soaking
item Virome Associated with Common Grape Virus Diseases in the Pacific Northwest and the Development of New Detection Tools
item VitisGen2: Application of Next Generation Technologies to Accelerate Cultivar Development
item VitisGen2: Application of Next Generation Technologies to Accelerate Grapevine Cultivar Development