Rutgers Fruit and Ornamental Research Extension Center

The Rutgers Fruit and Ornamental Research Extension Center in Cream Ridge (Monmouth County) conducts and disperses research applicable to the production of high-quality tree and small fruits, including apples, peaches, apricots, nectarines, brambles, strawberries, and ornamental nursery crops. The center increases production efficiency and protects fruit crops against environmental and biological hazards, while decreasing production costs and pesticide use.

Mailing Address:
Rutgers Fruit and Ornamental Research Extension Center
283 Route 539
Cream Ridge, NJ 08514-9634

Director: Joseph C. Goffreda
Phone: 848-932-6372
On-Site Phone: 609-758-7311
Fax: 609-758-7085
Email: goffreda@njaes.rutgers.edu
Location: Cream Ridge, N.J. (Monmouth County)


  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences