Global Excellence: The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at UC Davis is a global leader recognized throughout the world for its scientific expertise. Through research, education, and outreach, we produce a better world, healthier lives, and an improved standard of living for everyone by addressing critical issues related to agriculture, food systems, the environment, and human and social sciences. Join our community

7 Challenges for Achieving Global Food Security

May 25, 2017 Dean Dillard helped develop report

Jury sides with UC Davis in Strawberry Breeding Trial

May 24, 2017 Good news for the Public Strawberry Breeding Program at UC Davis

Climate Change May Cut Cereal Yield

May 19, 2017 Technological advances could offset loss

A Message from Associate Dean Dave Campbell—May 2017

May 17, 2017 Engaged scholarship makes a difference in our communities

A Windfall for Desert Tortoises

May 11, 2017 Wind farm layout impacts species success


May 17, 2017 Ron Tjeerdema named to NAS committee on dispersants for oil spills


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Our College is Cool

See what CA&ES has to offer and hear from our dean, our faculty, and our students.

Nestbox Highway

Thanks to the Putah Creek Nestbox Highway, there are more songbirds in Northern California.

One of a Kind: Raoul Adamchak

Market Garden Coordinator, UC Davis Student Farm; Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Coordinator, Agricultural Sustainability Institute.

One of a Kind: Kiko Barr ’15

“This is a little bit dorky, but in high school I was really into this video game called Harvest Moon. You play a farmer who inherits his great uncle’s land."

Arabica Coffee Genome Sequenced

The first public genome sequence for Coffee arabica, the species responsible for more than 70 percent of global coffee production, was released today by researchers at the University of California, Davis.

Life on the UC Davis Student Farm

The UC Davis Student Farm is one of the cornerstone examples of experiential learning of sustainable agriculture and food systems in Davis..

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