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, July 22, 2014
Plant Science Day 2014, Wednesday, August 6th

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Press Releases
  NEW...July 16, 2014 - Emerald Ash Borer Distribution Expanding in Connecticut

Friday, July 11, 2014
  NEW Station Bulletins...B1038 (2013) Vegetable Amaranth Trials 2008-2010...B1039 (2012) Invasive Aquatic Plants, Lake Candlewood, Lake Lillinoah, Lake Zoar, Monitoring Report 2012. Gregory J. Bugbee, Jordan A. Gibbons, Mark June-Wells, and Jennifer M. Fanzutti...B1040 (2012) Moodus Reservoir Aquatic Vegetation Survey. Gregory J. Bugbee and Jordan A. Gibbons.

Tuesday, July 08, 2014
Job Opportunities
  NEW...Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Department of Environmental Sciences, Center for Vector Biology & Zoonotic Diseases.

Monday, June 16, 2014

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