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.
 
   LATEST NEWS
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
State of Connecticut Mosquito Trapping and Arbovirus Testing Program
  ADDITIONAL West Nile Virus Positive Mosquitoes this Week: Stamford

Friday, October 10, 2014
Listing of all Available Insect-Pest, Plant, and Miscellaneous Fact Sheets
  NEW...Fact Sheets...

Thursday, October 09, 2014
Job Opportunities
  NEW...Plant Disease Diagnostician, Department of Plant Pathology and Ecology...Postdoctoral Scientist, Food Safety, Department of Analytical Chemistry...Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Department of Environmental Sciences, Center for Vector Biology & Zoonotic Diseases.

Thursday, September 18, 2014
Publications
  NEW...Publications...

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Videos
  NEW...VIDEOS...Managing Armored Scales in Christmas Trees, by Dr. Richard S. Cowles; Chemical Options for Armored Scales in Christmas Trees, by Dr. Richard S. Cowles; and Basal Bark Sprays and Best Management Practices for Armored Scales in Christmas Trees, by Richard S. Cowles

Friday, July 25, 2014
Press Releases
  NEW...July 25, 2014, Plant Science Day 2014 Presented by the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

Thursday, March 13, 2014
Daily Temperatures, Rain Events, Humidity, and Growing Degree Days
  NEW...Growing Degree Days for Hamden, Connecticut...

Thursday, March 06, 2014
Tick Related Information
  NEW...Tick Information...

Thursday, February 06, 2014
CAES Reseach Foundation, Inc. Index Page
  NEW from The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Research Foundation, Inc...Announcing the Louis A. Magnarelli Memorial Fund...The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Research Foundation, Inc. and the Board of Control of The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station are pleased to announce the establishment of the Louis A. Magnarelli Memorial Fund. This fund commemorates the life and work of Dr. Louis A. Magnarelli. Throughout his career at The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, Dr. Magnarelli maintained his unwavering commitment to the Station’s motto “Putting science to work for society.” More detailed information about the memorial fund and how to make a contribution can be found at the foundations website http://www.ct.gov/caes/foundation.