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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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Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Sunflower Genetic Improvement with Genes from Wild Crop Relatives and Domesticated Sunflower
(Appropriated)
Development of Resistance to Atrazine (Triazine) in Sunflower
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Doubled Haploid Production in Sunflower
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Deployment of Novel Sources of Sclerotinia Resistance and Tools for Breeding Resistance in Sunflower
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Sunflower Germplasm with Sclerotinia Head and Stalk Rot Resistance
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Discovery and Use of Novel Sources of Head Rot and Stalk Rot Resistance in Sunflower and Studies of Asteraceae Genera
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Discovery and Use of Novel Sources of Head Rot and Stalk Rot Resistance in Sunflower and Studies of Asteraceae Genera
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Major Genes-Qtl for Sclerotinia Resistance in Cultivated Sunflower and Wild Helianthus
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Investigating the Role of Sunflower Volatiles and Other Semiochemicals in Resistance to Insect Pests
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Optimization of Methodology for Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum Ascospore Production for Sclerotinia Head Rot Screening
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Transferring Sclerotinia Resistance Genes from Wild Helianthus Species into Cultivated Sunflower
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Using Genomic Selection (Gs) to Optimize Prediction of Sclerotinia and Agronomic Phenotypes for More Efficient Breeding
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Sunflower Hybrids for Saskatchewan with Improved Oil Profiles
(Trust)
Doubled Haploid Production in Sunflower
(Trust)
Evaluation of Sunflower for Resistance to Seed-and Stem-Infesting Insect Pests in the Great Plains
(Trust)
Molecular Mapping of Resistance Genes Effective Against Newly Emerged, Virulent Races of Downy Mildew in Sunflower
(Trust)
Monitoring the Distribution of Downy Mildew, Verticillium and Charcoal Rot on Sunflower: a Multiple States Approach
(Trust)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Sclerotinia Initiative
(Appropriated)
Characterization and Validation of Two Distinct Mechanisms for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum in Pea
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development and Evaluation of Canola Breeding Populations for Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Enhancing Soybean for Resistance to Sclerotinia Stem Rot
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Eqtl Analysis in Soybean Populations to Elucidate Genetic Architecture of Host Response to Infection by Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Sunflower Hybrids for Resistance to Sclerotinia Head Rot
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Expression Profiling of the Pea-Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum Interaction for Genomics Assisted Breeding
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Facilitating Management of Sclerotinia Head Rot of Sunflowers Through Screening of Hybrids for Resistance & Evaluating Fungicides for Effica
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
High Density Genotyping of a Diverse Population of Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Qtl for White Mold Resistance in Mesoamerican Beans
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification of Resistance and Pathogenicity Genes Associated with Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum Infection Using Next-Generation Sequencing
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improved Head Rot Resistance Screening in Sunflowers & Impacts & Implications of Sclerotinia Infection Timing in Dry Bean, Soybean, & Sunflower
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Improved White Mold Resistance in Dry & Snap Beans Through Multi-Site Screening & Pathogen Characterization Throughout Major Production Area
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Managing Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Canola Withfungicides
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Metabolomic Profiles Associated with Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum in Dry Edible Beans
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Synergistic Enhancement of Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Use of a Transformation System in Sunflower for Sclerotinia Resistance Studies
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
White Mold Resistance-Qtl: Identification, Interactions, and Fine Mapping in Common Bean
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
White Mold Resistance-Qtl: Identification, Interactions, and Fine Mapping in Common Bean
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Novel Weed Management Solutions: a Basis in Understanding Bud and Seed Dormancy
(Appropriated)
Genomics Based Approach for Identifying Genetic Traits and Markers Linked to Disease Resistance in Brassica Spp.
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Hormonal Signaling in Leafy Spurge
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Screening Transcriptomes of Leafy Spurge to Identify Key Molecular Targets Regulating Developmental Processes
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Expanding the Geographic Range of Winter Canola
(Trust)
Last Modified: 11/26/2014
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