Research, innovation and development are essential to the continued success of the food and agriculture industries of New York state and beyond.

We are committed to furthering our over 130 years of scientific discovery and continuing to drive economic development and deliver practical solutions for farmers and businesses. We are growing a healthier population, economy and environment for New York state and the world, and we welcome you to grow with us.

Our mission is to create future food and agriculture systems by working across disciplines to explore questions from all sides and translate our discoveries into practical solutions that help growers and businesses thrive.

Our purpose is to improve the health of the people, environment and economy of New York state and beyond through innovative food and agricultural science.

Cornell AgriTech Open House

“From research to your plate”

Aug. 13 10a.m.-3p.m.

Audiences of all ages are invited to attend a fun filled day of science at Cornell AgriTech's Open House. Tours of our facilities, greenhouses and research fields as well as educational science experiences will
be offered by faculty, staff and students.

A compilation of three photos: on the top, a bird's eye view of extensive fields; on the bottom left, two hands dispense a beverage into a glass from a tap; on the bottom right, two hands hold three red tomatoes.

Making a positive impact

Recent insights, breakthroughs, news and other Cornell AgriTech stories

Benjamin Houlton


CALS community members recognized for excellence and service
On Sept. 1, members of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) came together to celebrate the 18th year of the Research & Extension Awards and the 13th year of the Core Value Staff Awards. The ceremony recognized the notable and wide...
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  • Cornell Botanic Gardens
  • Animal Science
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  • School of Integrative Plant Science
  • Horticulture Section
Rows of grape vines in a field at Cornell AgriTech Gates farm.


The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, in partnership with Cornell AgriTech, has launched a revitalized grapevine certification program to provide growers in New York and North America with clean, virus-tested plant material...

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  • Agriculture
  • Plants