Department of Agriculture

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CT Weekly Agricultural Report
   
 

As of January 7, 2017, the Connecticut Department of Agriculture’s new physical and mailing address will be 450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 701, Hartford CT 06103.

 

All telephone numbers and email addresses will remain the same.

Latest News
1/12/2017
INPUT SOUGHT ON DRAFT REPORT ON “ENERGY SPRAWL” AFFECTING FARMLAND, FORESTS
  HARTFORD – The state Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) is seeking input on a draft report aimed at finding ways to stimulate solar energy facilities in Connecticut in places other than farms and forests.

1/6/2017
"IT’S A GOOD TIME TO BE A BEEKEEPER RIGHT NOW”
  HAMPTON - To beekeeper and honey producer Adam Fuller, the hundreds of thousands of European Honeybees he raises are pretty much like livestock.

12/15/2016
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE OFFERING HORSES FOR ADOPTION
  Several horses placed in the care and custody of the Department of Agriculture through investigations by the agency’s Animal Control Division are being offered for adoption to responsible individuals or organizations.

12/7/2016
CHRISTMAS TREE BUSINESS AN EVOLVING TRADITION FOR CONNECTICUT GROWERS, BUYERS
  (HAMDEN, CT) – The Moro family had no idea that the Christmas tree they chose at Broken Arrow Nursery last week was a Veitch Fir, an exotic Japanese species known for its eye-catching combination of deep green and silver needles.