Fighting the Invasive Tawny Crazy Ant - ARS scientists and the Foundation for the Study of Invasive Species in Argentina conducted research to further understand tawny crazy ant behavior.Learn more
Crazy Ants, Aggressive Bees
The Buzz Around Bee Genomics - Researchers at the Honey Bee Breeding, Genetics, and Physiology Research Unit identified a region of the honey bee genome linked to reduced colony defensiveness.Learn more
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Pacific West Area produces over 400 different types of crops.
Plains Area has the largest land holdings dedicated to range and livestock research in ARS.
Midwest Area has a long history of developing new and improved food and non-food products.
Northeast Area focuses on solving agricultural and human health problems of high national priority.
Southeast Area plays a major role in improving productivity of major commodities.