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Extension Garden Programs

Extension garden programs cover the full spectrum of topics aligned to the CAHNR strategic initiatives:

  • Designing sustainable landscapes across the urban-rural interface
  • Advancing adaptation and resilience in a changing climate
  • Ensure a safe and sustainable food supply and a vibrant agricultural industry for Connecticut
  • Enhancing health using interdisciplinary approaches

Programs delivered by Extension reach individuals, communities, and businesses across the state.

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Why Extension

UConn Extension is on a collaborative journey. We work together with families, students, communities, businesses, farmers and statewide partners. We educate. We convene diverse groups to help solve problems. Join us.

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Programs and events throughout the state

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Conduct Integrated Pest Management (IPM) differently because of UConn Extension

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