Spotlight Archive

[Rutgers-bred dogwoods formally named for breeder and Rutgers]

Rutgers-bred dogwoods formally named for breeder and Rutgers

After many years of lacking scientific names, dogwoods bred by Elwin Orton are officially named.

Launch Date: 8/19/2015

[Rutgers "Bee-ginner’s Beekeeping" Course Gives Many New Jersey Apiarists Their Start]

Rutgers "Bee-ginner’s Beekeeping" Course Gives Many New Jersey Apiarists Their Start

Recently signed legislation offered protections to registered Garden State beekeepers, many of whom received training in Rutgers signature beekeeping course.

Launch Date: 8/8/2015

[Take a Ride Over to the Fair!]

Take a Ride Over to the Fair!

It's county fair season! Find your county's fair and plan a visit.

Launch Date: 7/28/2015

[Liberian Immigrant Farmer Grows a Taste of Home]

Liberian Immigrant Farmer Grows a Taste of Home

Rutgers NJAES ethnic vegetable initiative helps NJ farmers fill a niche for cultural cuisine.

Launch Date: 7/8/2015

[South Jersey Faces Challenges of Maintaining Healthy Lakes]

South Jersey Faces Challenges of Maintaining Healthy Lakes

Rutgers Extension Agent in Environmental Resources weighs in on out-of-control growth of aquatic plants

Launch Date: 6/24/2015

[The Berry Best for New Jersey]

The Berry Best for New Jersey

Rutgers NJAES team releases the 'Rutgers Scarlet' Strawberry.

Launch Date: 5/21/2015


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