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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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Climate Change, Soils, and Emissions (NP #212)
Improving Bioenergy and Forage Plants and Production Systems for the Central U.S.
(Appropriated)
Biorefining (NP #213)
Improving Bioenergy and Forage Plants and Production Systems for the Central U.S.
(Appropriated)
Mitigating Insect Herbivory of Warm-Season Bioenergy Grasses – Getting Ahead of the Curve
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Transfer of ARS Nirs Calibrations for Switchgrass Biomass Composition for Bioenergy to Research Laboratories and Bioenergy Industries
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Mitigating Insect Herbivory of Warm-Season Bioenergy Grasses – Getting Ahead of the Curve
(Reimbursable)
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Missouri
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in South Dakota
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Pasture, Forage and Rangeland Systems (NP #215)
Improving Bioenergy and Forage Plants and Production Systems for the Central U.S.
(Appropriated)
Mitigating Insect Herbivory of Warm-Season Bioenergy Grasses – Getting Ahead of the Curve
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Transfer of ARS Nirs Calibrations for Switchgrass Biomass Composition for Bioenergy to Research Laboratories and Bioenergy Industries
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Mitigating Insect Herbivory of Warm-Season Bioenergy Grasses – Getting Ahead of the Curve
(Reimbursable)
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in Missouri
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluating Perennial Grass Cultivars for Their Use As Biomass Energy Crops in South Dakota
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Agricultural System Competitiveness and Sustainability (NP #216)
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
(Reimbursable)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Genetic Improvement of Sorghum for Non-Grain Energy Uses
(Appropriated)
Genetic Improvement of Winter Wheat for End-Use Quality and Disease Resistance
(Appropriated)
The Impacts of Lignin Modification on Fungal Pathogen and Insect Interactions in Sorghum for Cellulosic and Thermal Bioenergy
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Phenotypic Characterization of Male-Sterile Shattercane Lines
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Using a Phylogenetics Approach to Investigate the Natural History of Novel Starch Biosynthesis Pathway Genes in Wild Sorghum
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Using Biochemistry and Biophysics to Investigate the Structure and Function of the Sorghum 4-Coumarate Coa Ligase
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
The Impacts of Lignin Modification on Fungal Pathogen & Insect Interactions in Sorghum for Cellulosic & Thermal Bioenergy
(Reimbursable)
Breeding Stem Rust Resistant Winter Wheat and Barley
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Enhancing Resistance to Cereal Rusts in Great Plains Hard Winter Wheats
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Hard Winter Wheats with Improved Disease Resistance and Novel Processing Qualities
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Winter Wheat Germplasm for Resistance to Stem Rust
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Examine the Role of Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus and Triticum Mosaic Virus Determinants in Mite Transmission and Disease Development in Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Germplasm Evaluation for Wheat Stripe Rust Resistance
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
The Impacts of Bioenergy Modification on Drought Stress in Sorghum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
The Impacts of Lignin Modification on Resistance to Stem Rust and Sawfly Fungal in Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Genetic Improvement of Sorghum for Non-Grain Energy Uses
(Appropriated)
Genetic Improvement of Winter Wheat for End-Use Quality and Disease Resistance
(Appropriated)
The Impacts of Lignin Modification on Fungal Pathogen and Insect Interactions in Sorghum for Cellulosic and Thermal Bioenergy
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Virus-Resistant Transgenic Wheat
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Phenotypic Characterization of Male-Sterile Shattercane Lines
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Using a Phylogenetics Approach to Investigate the Natural History of Novel Starch Biosynthesis Pathway Genes in Wild Sorghum
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Using Biochemistry and Biophysics to Investigate the Structure and Function of the Sorghum 4-Coumarate Coa Ligase
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
A Predictive Model to Increase Adoption of Ipm of a Mite-Virus Disease Complex in Wheat
(Reimbursable)
The Impacts of Lignin Modification on Fungal Pathogen & Insect Interactions in Sorghum for Cellulosic & Thermal Bioenergy
(Reimbursable)
Evaluation of Hard Winter Wheats with Improved Disease Resistance and Novel Processing Qualities
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Examine the Role of Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus and Triticum Mosaic Virus Determinants in Mite Transmission and Disease Development in Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
The Impacts of Bioenergy Modification on Drought Stress in Sorghum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
The Impacts of Lignin Modification on Resistance to Stem Rust and Sawfly Fungal in Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Last Modified: 10/25/2014
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