College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences

College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences

Aggie Pride is NATIONWIDE!

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N.C. A&T Breaks Ground on Urban and Community Food Complex

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Fourteen university leaders, elected officials, faculty, staff and project team members picked up shovels and officially broke ground on the Urban and Community Food Complex, the latest expansion of the 492-acre University Farm, on Nov. 9.

Cooperative Extension at N.C. A&T to lead heirs property summits for N.C. landowners

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Join us for one of four heirs property summits: March 6 in Halifax County; April 10 in Caswell County; May 8 in Robeson County; and July 17 in Union County. There's no charge to attend a summit. Lunch will be provided. For more information, contact Biswanath Dari, Ph.D. at

A DAIRY Big Event

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As a crowd of legislators, dairy industry leaders, faculty, staff and Cooperative Extension personnel watched, a small, brown Jersey cow stepped up to be milked in the N.C. A&T University Dairy on Wednesday morning.

Feeding a hungry planet and protecting the environment we all share are challenges that become more important every day. At the North Carolina A&T College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences (CAES), you can help meet those challenges.

This is a field that needs bright young minds, eager to make a difference. From our pioneering Laboratory Animal Science and Landscape Architecture programs to our award-winning Cooperative Extension and Agricultural Research programs to our Center for Excellence in Post-Harvest Technologies, we have a rich history of innovation in this area. Here you will gain the knowledge and expertise to take advantage of the many career opportunities available in agricultural practice and research from North Carolina to every part of the globe.

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Points of Pride

WITH A RICH HISTORY OF INNOVATION, application of cutting-edge technology and delivery of educational programs for students and North Carolina communities, we engage in practical research that enriches the lives, the land and the economy of our state and nation and helps to meet the food challenges of a hungry planet.

#1 in graduation of Black agricultural science undergraduates



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Academic Departments

The College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in four departments: