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, August 24, 2016
State of Connecticut Mosquito Trapping and Arbovirus Testing Program
  NEW TOWNS with West Nile Virus Positive Mosquitoes this Week: EAST HAVEN, FAIRFIELD, MILFORD. ADDITIONAL WNV Positive Mosquitoes in: BRIDGEPORT, STAMFORD, STRATFORD

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
CAES in the News
  NEW--CAES in the News

Friday, August 19, 2016
Press Releases
  NEW--August 19, 2016--West Nile Virus Now Detected in Nine Connecticut Towns

Friday, August 12, 2016
Listing of all Available Insect-Pest, Plant, and Miscellaneous Fact Sheets
  NEW--Fact Sheets

Friday, August 12, 2016
Publications
  NEW--Publications

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Current Events
  NEW--SAVE THE DATE--There will be a free Nursery and Landscape Research Tour at the Valley Laboratory of The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station in Windsor on Thursday, September 15th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Pesticide recertification credits will be applied for--CAES Events--CAES Seminar Series--Lockwood Lectures--SAVE THE DATE--Plant Science Day 2017, Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 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