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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.

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Food Safety, (animal and plant products) (NP #108)
Chemical and Biological Residues in Foods
(Appropriated)
Metabolic Fate of Chemical and Biological Contaminants
(Appropriated)
Partitioning of Drug Residues in Dairy Systems
(Interagency Reimbursable Agreement)
Determination of Ractopamine and Zilpaterol Levels in Human Subjects to Correlate Nutritional Intake Data for Risk Assessments in Cancer Onset
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Evaluation of Detection Methods for Shiga-Toxin Producing Escherichia Coli and Salmonella from Cattle Fecal Samples, Retail Meat, and Fresh Produce
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Plasma Kinetics and Tissue Residues after Label and Extralabel Administration of Flunixin Meglumine to Cull Dairy Cows
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Magnitude and Nature of Chemical Residues Present on Produce after Treatment with Chlorine Dioxide Gas
(Trust)
Plant Genetic Resources, Genomics and Genetic Improvement (NP #301)
Cytogenetic Manipulation of Durum Wheat for Resistance to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses and Enhanced End-Use Quality
(Appropriated)
Enhancement of Hard Spring Wheat, Durum, and Oat Quality
(Appropriated)
Genetic Improvement of Barley
(Appropriated)
Genetic Improvement of Durum and Spring Wheat for Quality and Resistance to Diseases and Pests
(Appropriated)
Physiological and Genetic Approaches to Improving Extractable Sugar Yield in Sugarbeet
(Appropriated)
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)
Development of High Breeding Value Wheat Lines with Two Or More Marker-Selectable stem Rust Resistance Genes Derived from Relative Species
(Reimbursable)
Enriching and Understanding the Wheat Genome by Inducing Homoeologous Recombination
(Reimbursable)
Improving Barley and Wheat Germplasm for Changing Environments
(Reimbursable)
Deployment of Novel Sources of Sclerotinia Resistance and Tools for Breeding Resistance in Sunflower
(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 Resistance to Head Rot and Stalk Rot in Cultivated Sunflower and Wild Helianthus
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Genomic Analysis and Map-Based Cloning of a Ug99-Resistance Gene Derived from Wild Grass
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Genomic Analysis of the Toxin Sensitivity Genes Snn3-B1 and Snn3-D1 in Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Mapping of Disease Resistance Genes in Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Identification and Utilization of Ug99 Resistance Genes from Wild Relatives of Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Introgression of New Stem Rust Resistance Genes from Thinopyrum Species into Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Investigating the Role of Sunflower Volatiles and Other Semiochemicals in Resistance to Insect Pests
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Mapping and Introgression of Fusarium Head Blight Resistance from Emmer Wheat to Durum Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Transferring Sclerotinia Resistance Genes from Wild Helianthus Species into Cultivated Sunflower
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Ug99 Stem Rust Resistance in Barley
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Use of High Throughput Genotyping Systems to Detect Markers Associated with Agronomic Traits in Durum Wheat
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Developing Sunflower Hybrids for Saskatchewan with Improved Oil Profiles
(Trust)
Development and Testing of Transgenic Barley Lines Expressing Genes That May Reduce Fhb and Don
(Trust)
Doubled Haploid Production in Sunflower
(Trust)
Evaluation of Sunflower for Resistance to Seed-and Stem-Infesting Insect Pests in the Great Plains
(Trust)
Marker Development and Saturation Mapping of the Stb16q Septoria Tritici Resistance Gene in Wheat
(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)
Testing Transgenic Barley for Fhb Resistance
(Trust)
Plant Diseases (NP #303)
Host-Pathogen Interactions in Barley and Wheat
(Appropriated)
Molecular Approaches for Improved Cercospora Leaf Spot Control in Sugarbeet
(Appropriated)
Sclerotinia Initiative
(Appropriated)
Increased Grain Yield and Grain Quality Through Better Resistance to Leaf Blotch Diseases in Wheat and Barley
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization and Validation of Two Distinct Mechanisms for Partial Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum in Pea
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Effectors Involved in Plant - Necrotrophic Pathogen Interactions
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Characterization of Factors Influencing Sugarbeet Resistance to Rhizomania
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Development of Canola Breeding Populations and Identification of Herbicide-Tolerant Breeding Lines with Resistance to S. 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)
Metabolomic Profiles Associated with Resistance to Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum in Dry Edible Beans
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Optimizing Management of Sclerotinia Diseases Through Fungicide Use
(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)
Characterization of Spot Form Net Blotch on Barley in Eastern Montana
(Trust)
Spot Form Net Blotch of Barley, Identification and Characterization of Host Resistance
(Trust)
Crop Protection & Quarantine (NP #304)
Insect Cryopreservation, Dormancy, Genetics and Biochemistry
(Appropriated)
Novel Weed Management Solutions: a Basis in Understanding Bud and Seed Dormancy
(Appropriated)
Development of Improved Management Systems for Pollinators, Alfalfa Leafcutter Bee, Megachile Rotundata and Blue Orchard Bee, Osmia Lignaria
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Use of Fluctuating Thermal Regimes During Storage to Improve the Quality of Mass Reared and Stockpiled Insect Species (Iaea Agreement No. 18324/r0)
(Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement)
Development of a Robotic System for High Through-Put Insect Embryo Cryopreservation
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
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)
Synchronizing Pollinators with Almond Bloom: Part One, An Environmental Covariate for the Dennis/kemp Model
(Specific Cooperative Agreement)
Quality and Utilization of Agricultural Products (NP #306)
Enhancement of Hard Spring Wheat, Durum, and Oat Quality
(Appropriated)
Identification and Manipulation of Postharvest Physiological and Molecular Processes Controlling Potato Nutritional and Market Quality
(Appropriated)
Improved Potato Market Quality Through Germplasm Processing Evaluations and Optimized Storage Technologies
(Appropriated)
Acrylamide Mitigation in Processed Potato
(Reimbursable)
Evaluation of Processing and Storage Capabilities of New and Established Potato Germplasm - Part II
(Trust)
National Fry Processing Trials
(Trust)
Screening of Advanced Breeding Selection for Processing Performance after Short and Long Term Storage
(Trust)
Last Modified: 8/30/2014
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