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

A Message from the Dean

Jan 19, 2017 Sustainability is at the heart of what we do

Robust Coffee

Jan 17, 2017 Arabica coffee genome sequenced.

Reef Fish Risk it All for a Good Meal

Jan 13, 2017 Reef fish that conquer fear of sharks may help control excess algae.

Global Food Security

Jan 09, 2017 New $9.7 million grant funds search for wheat-yield genes.

Environmentally Friendly

Jan 09, 2017 UC Davis has been named most sustainable university in the world.

Advancing Faculty Diversity

Dec 30, 2016 CA&ES faculty will grow in both numbers and diversity in 2017.



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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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