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

Earth is Losing Biodiversity Quickly

Aug 22, 2017 Tropical Bird Study Could Boost Conservation Efforts

DNA Test Reveals Conservation Gaps

Aug 16, 2017 Study Reveals Evolutionary History of Imperiled Salmon Stocks

State of the Lake

Aug 14, 2017 Annual report looks at Tahoe’s trends and challenges

Threatened Mojave Desert Tortoise

Aug 10, 2017 Researchers hope fencing improvements will stop tortoise deaths from road traffic.

CA&ES is top fundraiser

Aug 07, 2017 UC Davis announces another record-breaking fundraising year

Estuary scholar honored

Jun 09, 2017 Kate Hewett receives Van Alfen/MacDonald Graduate Student Support Fund award


Our College is Cool

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

UC Davis CA&ES Outlook Magazine

Read the latest issue of CA&ES Outlook online.

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..

UC Davis Transfer Student: Julia

"I definitely did not imagine I'd be helping track down elk my first year at UC Davis."

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