ARS Timeline: 138 Years of Ag Research



ARS Timeline: 138 Years of Ag Research Related

Agricultural Research Service (ARS):: The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is the U.S. Department of Agriculture's chief scientific research agency. Our job is finding solutions to agricultural problems that affect Americans every day, from field to table. Here's a few rough numbers to illustrate the scope of our organization: # 1000 research projects within 20 National Programs # 2,500 scientists # 6,000 other employees # 100 research locations including a few in other cou

Western Cotton Research Laboratory (USDA-ARS):: This site contains information on cotton research programs conducted or based at the USDA-ARS laboratory in Phoenix, Arizona. This information includes researcher interest areas, publications, cotton pest bibliographies, and software.

USDA-ARS National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory:: Information regarding: Erosion process research, erosion control research, and delivery of improved erosion prediction technology.

The World Food Summit: five years later Website:: Documents, links, media contacts, press releases and news articles related to the summit held in June 2002.

10 years After the Valdez Oil Spill: An Environmental Update:: Takes a look at shoreline conditions, fish and wildlife recovery, and provides a perspective on the spill.

ARS Technologies:: Specialists in atomized liquid, material (including zero-valent iron), and chemical injection for remediation, including pneumatic fracturing technology. Includes information about technologies and capabilities. Based in North Carolina.

USDA-ARS Morris, MN::

20 Years Later... Exxon Valdez Oil Spill (U.S. National Park Service):: Update from the Kenai Fjords National Park on the impact and lingering effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill 20 years later.

North American Research Strategy for Tropospheric Ozone Research Initiative:: Fact sheet (1997) about joint governmental effort to understand ground-level ozone.

CGIAR: Research & Impact: Areas of Research: Yam:: Account of the importance and extent of cultivation of the crop today.

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Agricultural History Society
Agricultural History Project (AHP)
Agriculture and Horticulture in Ancient Egypt
Agropolis-Museum
Antique Farming