• NH Agricultural Experiment Station researcher Dr. Becky Sideman develops new specialty crops and crop production methods for producers in New Hampshire. Learn More
  • Working with existing and prospective farms as well as regulatory agencies, New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station researcher Ray Grizzle began conducting research to expand the state’s oyster farming industry about 10 years ago. According to new data released by the USDA in the 2017 Census of Agriculture, New Hampshire has 32 commercial mollusk operations representing $419,000 in sales.
    New Hampshire’s commercial oyster farming industry is strong and growing, with the substantial growth potential to increase production, according to a researcher with the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire. Learn More
  • Summertime at the Woodman Horticultural Research Farm is one of the most beautiful times of the year. It also is one of the busiest for our scientists whose research serves the Granite State. Learn More
  • Dairy science students from the University of New Hampshire bested students from five other universities to take home third place in the American Dairy Science Association quiz bowl, which tests their knowledge about dairy science and the dairy industry. Learn More
  • Pathologists with the New Hampshire Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory at the University of New Hampshire have identified the first reported virus in chimney swifts, an adenovirus called Chimney Swift Adenovirus 1, which may represent the first member of an entirely new group of adenoviruses. Learn More

Improving Lives Through Innovation and Partnership

As the university's original research organization, the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station is a world-class research facility that has remained an elemental component of New Hampshire's land-grant university heritage and mission since 1887. We steward federal and state funding to provide unbiased and objective research on diverse aspects of sustainable agriculture and foods, horticulture, forest management and related wildlife, the environment, natural resources, and quality of life topics. Our scientists manage more than 50 research projects at any one time, partner with state and regional farmers, growers, and producers, and collaborate with leading researchers worldwide to directly benefit New Hampshire and New England.

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The NH Agricultural Experiment Station maintains a firm commitment to equal opportunity of all stakeholders to access our programs, facilities, and information. We strongly encourage and welcome all people, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran’s status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, or disability.