County Agent II (Eqv. to Assoc. Professor)
County Extension Dept. Head
Cooperative Extension of Gloucester County
RCE of Gloucester County
Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station
County Government Services Building A
1200 N. Delsea Dr.
Clayton, NJ 08312-1095
Michelle Infante-Casella provides educational and outreach programs to the agricultural community and general public in Gloucester County. Her primary responsibilities are in the areas of vegetable production and marketing, field crops production, sustainable agriculture, and home horticulture. Agent Infante-Casella earned a M.S. in Horticulture and Sustainable Agriculture from Virginia Tech in 1995 and a B.S. in Horticulture from Delaware Valley College in 1993. Since March 1996, she has worked with farmers and citizens of Gloucester County through the delivery of extension programs, teaching, and service to agricultural organizations and related agencies. Agent Infante-Casella conducts applied research and offers technical expertise in her program areas. She oversees the Master Gardener Program and home horticulture outreach and education programs. Agent Infante-Casella is active in and holds leadership positions in many state and national professional associations including: The American Society for Horticultural Sciences, The National Association of County Agricultural Agents, The USDA Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program, The American Society for Plasticulture, The New Jersey Agribusiness Association, and others.