An anonymous donor has challenged Rutgers Cooperative Extension & NJ Farm Bureau to raise funds for new programming in support of production agriculture in New Jersey. Double your donation by giving today! Read the full story »
In January and February 2020, participants can enroll in the Rutgers Environmental Stewards program in one of five New Jersey counties: Atlantic, Mercer, Union, Passaic and Somerset. Read the full story »
Annie’s Project offers important farm management lessons to help women succeed and this newest course is extended to military veterans in New Jersey. The latest course will be held in three locations in December and January. Read the full story »
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 »
It’s hard enough for busy families to get a healthy meal on the table. What to do when a picky eater won’t eat what’s offered? Here are some tips on getting a child to eat a variety of healthy foods.
County offices provide all kinds of information and assistance regarding 4-H, agriculture, family and community health sciences, marine science, and natural resources and the environment. Our Rutgers Cooperative Extension county offices, found in all 21 counties, are the result of a partnership between Rutgers Cooperative Extension, County Boards of Chosen Freeholders, and the US Department of Agriculture.
Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station research and extension programs are primarily funded through appropriations and sponsored research. Private giving provides an opportunity for individuals and organizations to make an impact on the 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.