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
Friday, October 20, 2017
CAES in the News
  NEW--CAES in the News

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
CAES Seminar Series
  NEW--CAES Seminar Series--Open to the Public-- Wednesday, November 1, 2017--Jeffrey Ward, Department of Forestry and Horticulture, CAES, (TBA)

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
State of Connecticut Mosquito Trapping and Arbovirus Testing Program
  Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) Detected in New Towns this Week: Hebron, Voluntown. West Nile Virus (WNV) Detected in New Towns this Week: Wethersfield. Additional WNV Detections in: Voluntown

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Press Releases
  NEW--October 17, 2017--Positive Mosquitoes for Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus Detected in Eastern Connecticut--October 16, 2017--The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station receives $459,978 USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) grant to investigate organic methods of controlling an apple disease

Thursday, October 05, 2017
Job Opportunities
  NEW--Job Opportunites

Monday, October 02, 2017
Lockwood Lectures
  NEW--Lockwood Lecture--Open to the Public--Tuesday, October 17, 2017--Prions: Environmental Contamination and Disease Transmission, Prof. Joel A. Pedersen, Departments of Soil Science, Civil & Environmental Engineering, and Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry and Technology Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison--Monday, November 13, 2017--Exploiting Chemical Ecology and Plant Signaling for Developing a Push-Pull Strategy for Africa and Beyond, Dr. Zeyuar R. Khan, Principal Scientist, International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya and Adjunct Professor, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Friday, August 18, 2017
Current Events
  NEW--SAVE THE DATE--CAES EVENTS--CAES SEMINAR SERIESóCAES LOCKWOOD LECTURES--SAVE THE DATE--Plant Science Day 2018, Wednesday, August 8, 2018, Event 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Lockwood Farm, 890 Evergreen Avenue, Hamden