Improving the health and welfare of people and our planet
Cornell AES is vital to New York state agriculture and food security. Not only do we contribute to healthy and resilient communities, we also improve the lives and well-being of people by advancing research on the environment, applied economics, and community and individual development.
Cornell AES by the numbers
Researchers supported by Cornell AES funding annually
Research projects on farms and in greenhouses
Research farms across New York state, and 127K square feet of greenhouse space
Working for a sustainable future
The challenges facing our planet and people are daunting. At Cornell AES we are passionate about creating a more resilient future. To us, sustainability is not just a concept, but an intricate part of everything we do.
Federal Capacity Funds, managed by Cornell AES, provide vital support for important research projects in three Cornell colleges. Learn about the grant programs and the application process.
Find out how research supported by Cornell AES addresses a broad array of real-world problems. Read about innovative science-based solutions and promising research projects important to people, the economy, the environment and our future.
News & updates
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded $3.8 million in funding to the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station to support more than 50 projects across three colleges.
The Long Island Horticultural Research and Extension Center on Sept. 22 will celebrate a century of applied research and education supporting the region’s agricultural and horticultural businesses.