• The University of New Hampshire will host a screening of the film Food Evolution, which explores the debate surrounding plant breeding approaches, including genetic engineering and related methods. Learn More
  • Researchers with the NH Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire have received a half a million dollar USDA grant to investigate the economics of managing invasive plants in forests owned by private landowners. Learn More
  • Dr. Rich Smith discusses planting crops as cover or for forage in diverse mixtures rather than as monocultures in this 2017 Farm and Forest Expo video. Learn More
  • Those interested in the commercial production of kiwiberries are invited to the 3rd annual Kiwiberry Field Day from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017. The event will be held at the University of New Hampshire's kiwiberry research vineyard at the Woodman Horticultural Research Farm, a facility of the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station. Learn More
  • Discovering a new type of cell is a remarkable accomplishment for any scientists. Tim Marquis, who graduated in 2015 with his bachelor’s degree in biomedical science from the University of New Hampshire, can check that off his bucket list. Learn More

Growing New Hampshire's Agricultural Economy Through Innovation and Partnership

As the university's original research organization, the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station is a world-class research facility that has remained an elemental component of New Hampshire's land-grant university heritage and mission since 1887. We steward federal and state funding to provide unbiased and objective research on diverse aspects of sustainable agriculture and foods, horticulture, forest management and related wildlife, the environment, natural resources, and quality of life topics. Our scientists manage more than 50 research projects at any one time, partner with state and regional farmers, growers, and producers, and collaborate with leading researchers worldwide to directly benefit New Hampshire and New England.

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