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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 Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Comparative Genomic Systems for Molecular Detection and Control of Toxigenic Fusarium
(Appropriated)
Control of Fumonisin Mycotoxin Contamination in Maize Through Elucidation of Genetic and Environmental Factors ... Metabolism in Fusarium
(Appropriated)
Genetic Control of Fusarium Mycotoxins to Enhance Food Safety
(Appropriated)
Genomic Analyses and Management of Agricultural and Industrial Microbial Genetic Resources and Associated Information
(Appropriated)
Innovative Materials for Use in Mycotoxin Detection
(Appropriated)
Protective Endophytes of Maize That Inhibit Fungal Pathogens and Reduce Mycotoxin Contamination
(Appropriated)
Detection of Mycotoxins with Fluorescence Polarization Immunoassay and Ambient Ionization Mass Spectrometry
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Fungi As Sources of Small Molecule Inhibitors of Botulism Neurotoxins
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
The Impacts of Lignin Modification on Fungal Pathogen and Insect Interactions in Sorghum for Cellulosic and Thermal Bioenergy
(Reimbursable)
Sequencing and Analysis of Fusarium Genomic Diversity
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Biorefining (NP #213)
Advanced Conversion Technologies for Sugars and Biofuels: Superior Feedstocks, Pretreatments, Inhibitor Removal, and Enzymes
(Appropriated)
Genomics and Engineering of Stress Tolerant Microbes for Lower Cost Production of Ethanol from Lignocellulose
(Appropriated)
Improving Biochemical Processes for the Production of Sustainable Fuels and Chemicals
(Appropriated)
Process Technologies for Producing Biofuels and Coproducts from Lignocellulosic Feedstocks
(Appropriated)
Vegetable Oil-Based Fuels, Additives and Coproducts
(Appropriated)
Biobased Polymers from Agricultural Biomass
(Reimbursable)
Developing Bactericidal Yeast for Cellulosic Fuel Ethanol Production
(Reimbursable)
Production of Schizophyllan from Corn Fiber
(Reimbursable)
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
(Reimbursable)
Selective Dehydration of Multifunctional Substrates
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Xylo-Oligosaccharides and Ethanol from Miscanthus: Sustainable Production of Biofuels
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Agricultural and Industrial Byproducts (NP #214)
Understanding the Role of Commensal Anaerobic Bacteria in Odor, Emissions, and Antibiotic Resistance from Stored Livestock Manure
(Appropriated)
Molecular Identification and Phylogenetic Analyses of Unique Microorganisms from Swine Feces and Manure Storage Pits
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Genomic Analyses and Management of Agricultural and Industrial Microbial Genetic Resources and Associated Information
(Appropriated)
Identification and Validation of Insect and Disease Resistance Mechanisms to Reduce Mycotoxin Production in Midwest Corn
(Appropriated)
The Impacts of Lignin Modification on Fungal Pathogen and Insect Interactions in Sorghum for Cellulosic and Thermal Bioenergy
(Reimbursable)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Biocontrol Agent Production and Deployment Technologies for the Integrated Management of Plant Pathogens
(Appropriated)
Identification and Validation of Insect and Disease Resistance Mechanisms to Reduce Mycotoxin Production in Midwest Corn
(Appropriated)
Ecology of Natural and Inoculated Populations of a Microbial Biopesticides Controlling Fusarium Fead Blight
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Optimizing Post Harvest Control Technologies for Reducing Fusarium Dry Rot in Storage
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Production, Stabilization and Formulation of Microbial Agents and Their Natural Products
(Appropriated)
Semiochemicals for the Management of Agricultural Pests
(Appropriated)
Biological Control for Soil Dwelling Insect Pests of Melon Crops
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Monitoring Tools for the Detection of Biological Control Parasitoids of the Emerald Ash Borer
(Reimbursable)
Biological Control of White Grubs Infesting Turf by the Application of Metarhizium Anisopliae
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Biological Control of White Grubs Infesting Turf by the Application of Metarhizium Anisopliae
(Trust)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Advanced Conversion Technologies for Sugars and Biofuels: Superior Feedstocks, Pretreatments, Inhibitor Removal, and Enzymes
(Appropriated)
Amylose Helical Inclusion Complexes for Food and Industrial Applications
(Appropriated)
Bio-Based Lubricants from Farm-Based Raw Materials
(Appropriated)
Coordinated Analysis of Soybean Breeding Germplasm
(Appropriated)
Development and Utilization of New Oilseed Crops and Products
(Appropriated)
Discovery and Utilization of Bioactive Components from New Crops and Agricultural Co-Products
(Appropriated)
Functionalization of Vegetable Oils for Use in the Polymer, Oleochemical, and Lubricant Industries
(Appropriated)
Genomics and Engineering of Stress Tolerant Microbes for Lower Cost Production of Ethanol from Lignocellulose
(Appropriated)
Improved Utilization of Proteinaceous Crop Co-Products and Residues
(Appropriated)
Improving Biochemical Processes for the Production of Sustainable Fuels and Chemicals
(Appropriated)
Improving Human Health Using Functional Food Ingredients from by-Products of Grain Milling Industries Using Innovative Technologies
(Appropriated)
Improving Stability and Healthfulness of U.S. Commodity Vegetable Oils and Products
(Appropriated)
Modification of Natural Polymers by Novel Processes
(Appropriated)
Novel Starch-Based Materials
(Appropriated)
Novel Technologies for Producing Renewable Chemicals and Polymers from Carbohydrates Derived from Agricultural Feedstocks
(Appropriated)
Novel Technology for Renewable Resource Utilization
(Appropriated)
Production, Stabilization and Formulation of Microbial Agents and Their Natural Products
(Appropriated)
Vegetable Oil-Based Fuels, Additives and Coproducts
(Appropriated)
Viscoelastic Properties and Polymer Composite Applications of Nano-Materials Derived from Agricultural Byproducts and Feedstocks
(Appropriated)
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Analytical Technology That Measures Soybean Quality Attributes Rapidly, Cost Effectively, and Consistently
(General Cooperative Agreement)
Biological Control for Soil Dwelling Insect Pests of Melon Crops
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Determination of Structure-Property Relationships in Biological Macromolecules Using Biophysical Approaches
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Starch-Lignin Blend Materials
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Investigation of Tribochemical Properties of Biolubricants
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Accelerated Development of Commercial Hydrotreated Renewable Jet (Hrj) Fuel from Redesigned Oilseed Feedstock Supply Chains
(Reimbursable)
Amino Acid Analysis of F.I.R.S.T.
(Reimbursable)
Biobased Polymers from Agricultural Biomass
(Reimbursable)
Developing a Sustainable Bioenergy System: Paulownia Production for Fuel, Chemicals, and Materials
(Reimbursable)
Developing Bactericidal Yeast for Cellulosic Fuel Ethanol Production
(Reimbursable)
Development of Analytical Technology That Measures Soybean Quality Attributes Rapidly, Cost Effectively, and Consistently
(Reimbursable)
Production of Schizophyllan from Corn Fiber
(Reimbursable)
Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central Usa
(Reimbursable)
Biological Control of White Grubs Infesting Turf by the Application of Metarhizium Anisopliae
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Chemical Composition of Soybeans in Rotation with Pennycress
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Selective Dehydration of Multifunctional Substrates
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Xylo-Oligosaccharides and Ethanol from Miscanthus: Sustainable Production of Biofuels
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Biological Control of White Grubs Infesting Turf by the Application of Metarhizium Anisopliae
(Trust)
Last Modified: 4/24/2014
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