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We offer educational outreach for livestock operations in Connecticut. Work with our educators to learn more about livestock management and economic development. Learn more. 

hand holding dirt with nutrient management word headerWe offer nutrient management resources for farmers and agricultural land managers, specifically in relation to excess phosphorus and nitrogen. Our work also covers high nitrates in water sources from agriculture. Learn more.


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Welcome to the Tri-State SARE Project. A professional development opportunity for agricultural service providers and farmers provided by the Northeast SARE state programs in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. Learn more.


Getting to the Root: Niche Livestock Panel Discussion

Cornell Soil Trailer Tour with Fay Benson:

UConn Extension's Northeast SARE Project spent a day out in the field at Scantic Valley Farm in Somers learning about soil health and pasture management for beef cattle:

Cornell Soil Trailer Tour


Pasture Based Systems for Sustainable Livestock Production

2024 Connecticut Field Workshop

2024 SARE CT field workshop

Wednesday, AUGUST 14th
9:30 - 11:30 Am
Join us for a tour of this pastured pork and
poultry farm. Learn firsthand from owners
Kirsten and Chris about the economic analysis
and decision-making processes they employ.
Hear about the strategies they implement that
are crucial for the long-term success of their

Muddy Roots Farm

175 Northford Rd

Wallingford, CT 06492

For more information, contact Rachel Bespuda, Project Director at rachel.bespuda@uconn.edu

To register, visit: