A research project focused on offshore wind energy is poised to make New Jersey a global leader in the field in a little more than a decade with the design of a so-called Net-Zero Wind Energy Test (WET) Center and the creation of a WET Lab. Read more »
The 4-H youth development program connects New Jersey youths, ages 13-18, with working scientists, helping to change their perceptions and making them insiders in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Read more »
Distinguished Professor Jim Simon and Extension Specialist Andy Wyenandt used innovative and traditional plant breeding technologies to identify particular genes in basil that they later used to breed disease- and climate-resistant varieties. Read more »
Over the next five years, a new generation of food and agriculture changemakers will be prepared to participate in and lead urban agriculture activities, better understand food systems and address social justice issues in Jersey City and Camden. Read more »
“Creating Flood-Resilient Landscapes: A Primer for New Jersey Communities" is a comprehensive guide to help municipalities redesign flood-prone landscapes so they can best protect the communities they border from the ravages of swollen brooks and rivers and rising seas. Read more »
The New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES) is an integral component of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. The experiment station provides a diverse range of research, extension, and education programs that serve the people of New Jersey and the urban, suburban, and rural communities in which they live. Through its Cooperative Extension offices in all 21 New Jersey counties, dedicated 4-H agents, Extension specialists, Family & Community Health Sciences educators, and Agriculture and Natural Resources agents work to serve New Jersey residents in every area of the state. Read More About NJAES »
By advancing research-driven partnerships, high-impact learning, and community engagement; the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station solves major challenges to deliver social, economic, and cultural prosperity.