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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Programs and Projects at this Location
ARS research is organized into National Programs. Within each National Program are research projects. Listed below are the National Programs and research projects currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a National Program (NP) will take you to the main ARS site for more information on the program. Clicking on a research project title will take you to more information on the project.


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Food Animal Production (NP #101)
Mitigating Emissions and Adapting Farm Systems to Climate Variability
(Appropriated)
Assisting Organic Dairy Producers to Meet the Demands of New and Emerging Milk Markets
(Reimbursable)
Greenhouse Gas Life Cycle Analysis of Biochar Effects on Marginal Land Conversion to Switchgrass Production
(Reimbursable)
Lignocellulosic Biomass Conversion to Infrastructure Compatible Fuel, Products and Power
(Reimbursable)
Impact of Conservation Practices on Nutrient Transport and Fate in Pasture Systems
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mechanistic Modeling of Multispecies Pasture Growth and Management
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Regional Distribution and Abundance of Biofuel and Forage Species
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Water Availability and Water Management (NP #211)
Management and Conservation Practices to Improve Water Quality in Agroecosystems of the Northeastern Us
(Appropriated)
Multifunctional Farms and Landscapes to Enhance Ecosystem Services
(Appropriated)
Water and Nutrient Management of Cranberry Farms to Enhance Water Resources in Massachusetts
(Appropriated)
Assisting Organic Dairy Producers to Meet the Demands of New and Emerging Milk Markets
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Riparian Conservation Plan Framework for State and Federal Action Agencies
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Life Cycle Assessment of Bioenergy Production Supply Chains
(General Cooperative Agreement)
P-Index Outreach and Modeling Support
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Point Assessment of Restrictive Layer Model
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Spatial Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emission of Bioenergy Cropping Systems from Farm to National Scale
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2015 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Reserve Program (Crp) Buffer Effectiveness in Chesapeake Bay Watershed - 2016
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Long-Term Effects of Climate Variability and Land Management Change on Hydrology and Water Quality of Mahantango Creek Watershed (Ceap)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
An Examination of the Autochthonous Sources of Urea in Watersheds and Potential Role of Microbial Activity
(Reimbursable)
Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Dairy Production Systems of the Great Lakes Region
(Reimbursable)
Nitrogen (N) Use Efficiency of N-Fix Inoculated Grasses under Field Conditions
(Reimbursable)
State Phosphorus (P) Index Refinements
(Reimbursable)
Characterizing Hydrological Processes Linking Agricultural Phosphorus Sources with Surface and Ground Waters Using Near-Surface Geophysics
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Comprehensive Data Management and Modeling for the USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Decision Support Systems for Nutrient Management
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Tactical and Systemic Management of Nutrients to Balance Water Quality and Agricultural Production Priorities
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
University of Maryland Eastern Shore Chesapeake Water Quality Center
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Water and Nutrient Management of Cranberry Farms in Massachusetts
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Climate Change, Soils, and Emissions (NP #212)
Management and Conservation Practices to Improve Water Quality in Agroecosystems of the Northeastern Us
(Appropriated)
Development of a Riparian Conservation Plan Framework for State and Federal Action Agencies
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(General Cooperative Agreement)
P-Index Outreach and Modeling Support
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Point Assessment of Restrictive Layer Model
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Conservation Effects Assessment Project (Ceap) 2015 - Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (On Croplands)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Conservation Reserve Program (Crp) Buffer Effectiveness in Chesapeake Bay Watershed - 2016
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Effectiveness of Conservation Reserve Program Buffers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Long-Term Effects of Climate Variability and Land Management Change on Hydrology and Water Quality of Mahantango Creek Watershed (Ceap)
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
An Examination of the Autochthonous Sources of Urea in Watersheds and Potential Role of Microbial Activity
(Reimbursable)
Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Dairy Production Systems of the Great Lakes Region
(Reimbursable)
Nitrogen (N) Use Efficiency of N-Fix Inoculated Grasses under Field Conditions
(Reimbursable)
Quantification of the Emission Reduction Benefits of Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Silage
(Reimbursable)
State Phosphorus (P) Index Refinements
(Reimbursable)
Characterizing Hydrological Processes Linking Agricultural Phosphorus Sources with Surface and Ground Waters Using Near-Surface Geophysics
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Climate Projections in Support of USDA Analyses
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Comprehensive Data Management and Modeling for the USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Cornell Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Decision Support Systems for Nutrient Management
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating Strategies to Adapt Northeast Dairy Cropping Systems to Climate Change Projections
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Penn State Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Tactical and Systemic Management of Nutrients to Balance Water Quality and Agricultural Production Priorities
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
University of Maryland Eastern Shore Chesapeake Water Quality Center
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems in the Northern Great Plains and Midwest
(Trust)
Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems, Phase 3
(Trust)
Biorefining (NP #213)
Multifunctional Farms and Landscapes to Enhance Ecosystem Services
(Appropriated)
Assisting Organic Dairy Producers to Meet the Demands of New and Emerging Milk Markets
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Life Cycle Assessment of Bioenergy Production Supply Chains
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Spatial Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emission of Bioenergy Cropping Systems from Farm to National Scale
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Assisting Organic Dairy Producers to Meet the Demands of New and Emerging Milk Markets
(Reimbursable)
Greenhouse Gas Life Cycle Analysis of Biochar Effects on Marginal Land Conversion to Switchgrass Production
(Reimbursable)
Lignocellulosic Biomass Conversion to Infrastructure Compatible Fuel, Products and Power
(Reimbursable)
Impact of Conservation Practices on Nutrient Transport and Fate in Pasture Systems
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mechanistic Modeling of Multispecies Pasture Growth and Management
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Regional Distribution and Abundance of Biofuel and Forage Species
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Pasture, Forage and Rangeland Systems (NP #215)
Multifunctional Farms and Landscapes to Enhance Ecosystem Services
(Appropriated)
Assisting Organic Dairy Producers to Meet the Demands of New and Emerging Milk Markets
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Life Cycle Assessment of Bioenergy Production Supply Chains
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Spatial Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emission of Bioenergy Cropping Systems from Farm to National Scale
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Assisting Organic Dairy Producers to Meet the Demands of New and Emerging Milk Markets
(Reimbursable)
Greenhouse Gas Life Cycle Analysis of Biochar Effects on Marginal Land Conversion to Switchgrass Production
(Reimbursable)
Lignocellulosic Biomass Conversion to Infrastructure Compatible Fuel, Products and Power
(Reimbursable)
Impact of Conservation Practices on Nutrient Transport and Fate in Pasture Systems
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mechanistic Modeling of Multispecies Pasture Growth and Management
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Regional Distribution and Abundance of Biofuel and Forage Species
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Agricultural System Competitiveness and Sustainability (NP #216)
Mitigating Emissions and Adapting Farm Systems to Climate Variability
(Appropriated)
Quantification of the Emission Reduction Benefits of Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Silage
(Reimbursable)
Climate Projections in Support of USDA Analyses
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Cornell Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating Strategies to Adapt Northeast Dairy Cropping Systems to Climate Change Projections
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Penn State Northeast Climate Hub Risk Assessment and Capacity Building
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems in the Northern Great Plains and Midwest
(Trust)
Environmental Assessment of U.S. Beef Production Systems, Phase 3
(Trust)
Crop Production (NP #305)
Water and Nutrient Management of Cranberry Farms to Enhance Water Resources in Massachusetts
(Appropriated)
Water and Nutrient Management of Cranberry Farms in Massachusetts
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 7/26/2016
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