What is the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station?
The New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES) is an integral component of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. The experiment station provides a diverse range of research, extension, and education programs that serve the people of New Jersey and the urban, suburban, and rural communities in which they live. Through its Cooperative Extension offices in all 21 New Jersey counties, dedicated 4-H agents, Extension specialists, Family & Community Health Sciences educators, and Agriculture and Natural Resources agents work to serve New Jersey residents in every area of the state.
Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES) Cooperative Extension county offices are your first stop for all kinds of information and assistance regarding 4-H, agriculture, family and community health sciences, and natural resources and the environment.
Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Passaic County is the result of a partnership between Rutgers University, the Board of County Commissioners, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Together, we work to meet the needs of our county residents.
The Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Passaic County office is open.
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Office Contact Phone Numbers
Commercial Agriculture: 973-305-5740
Environment and Natural Resources: 973-305-5740
Family and Community Health Sciences: 973-305-5746
Master Gardeners: 973-305-5743