Organized research is conducted in the School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences by research faculty with joint appointments in the instructional program. Much of the research activity is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture. It is conducted on the University farm and in on-campus laboratories where investigations include such disciplines as agricultural economics, animal science, plant science, landscape architecture and design, human nutrition, housing, food science, and animal health.
AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH NEWS
The Triangle Business Journal has reported that N.C. A&T ranks No. 1 among HBCUs in North Carolina and No. 4 in the UNC System for the highest return on investment.
An agriculture research project at N.C. A&T will establish recommendations for small-scale urban vegetable production for the Piedmont.
A group of undergraduates are researching the movement of hurricanes, design of small-satellite systems and other earth science and engineering systems.
University Events Center
Contact: Dr. Shirley Hymon-Parker Associate Dean, Agricultural Research Program
Location: C.H. Moore Agricultural Research Station, B-16
Phone: (336) 285-4701
Fax: (336) 334-7674