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An overview of NJAES' role as the state's experiment station based at Rutgers University.

  • NJAES enhances the vitality, health, sustainability, and overall quality of life in New Jersey by developing and delivering practical, effective solutions to current and future challenges relating to agriculture; fisheries; food; natural resources; environments; public health; and economic, community, and youth development.
  • Through its off-campus research and extension field stations and campus-based centers and institutes and offices in all 21 counties, NJAES provides our state's residents with a direct link to Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
  • Together with New Jersey state government, Boards of County Commissioners, State Boards of Agriculture, Board of Managers, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, NJAES is doing its part to make New Jersey a great place to live and work.