The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

{Putting Science to Work for Society!}

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The mission of The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station is to develop, advance, and disseminate scientific knowledge, improve agricultural productivity and environmental quality, protect plants, and enhance human health and well-being through research for the benefit of Connecticut residents and the nation.  Seeking solutions across a variety of disciplines for the benefit of urban, suburban, and rural communities, Station scientists remain committed to "Putting Science to Work for Society", a motto as relevant today as it was at our founding in 1875.
Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Listing of all Available Insect-Pest, Plant, and Miscellaneous Fact Sheets
  NEW--Fact Sheets

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
CAES in the News
  NEW--CAES in the News

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Monday, April 25, 2016
CAES Seminar Series
  NEW--CAES Seminar Series--Open to the Public--Wednesday, April 27--Dr. Doug Brackney, Dept. of Environmental Sciences, CAES, “Genetic bottlenecks, RNAi-mediated diversification and selective constraints collectively influence the evolution of Powassan virus"

Friday, April 15, 2016
Job Opportunities
  NEW--Seasonal Research Assistant-Tick Testing Laboratory-Department of Environmental Sciences and Zoonotic Diseases; Seasonal Research Assistants-Department of Environmental Sciences and Zoonotic Diseases; Summer Research Assistants-Department of Forestry and Horticulture; Summer Farm Staff Position-Griswold Research Farm, Griswold, CT; Summer Farm Staff Position-Lockwood Farm, Hamden, CT; Summer Research Assistant-Library and Information Technology; Summer Research Assistants-Entomology; Summer Research Assistants-Valley Laboratory and Research Farm, Windsor

Friday, April 08, 2016
Press Releases
  NEW--April 6, 2016--The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station receives $480,000 USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) grant to investigate nanotechnology

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Current Events
  NEW--CAES Events--CAES Seminar Series--Lockwood Lectures--Plant Science Day 2016, Wednesday, August 3, 2016, Event 10:00am-4:00pm, Lockwood Farm, Hamden

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Daily Temperatures, Rain Events, Humidity, and Growing Degree Days
  NEW--Growing Degree Days for Hamden, Connecticut

Thursday, March 03, 2016
Experiment Station Associates, Meetings
  NEW--ESA Workshop--Open to Public--Thursday, March 17, 3pm-5pm--Dr. Adriana Arango-Velez, Dept. of Forestry and Horticulture, CAES, "Introduction to Tree Care: Best Practices"