Spring Open House--2009

Putting Science to Work for Society

“Gardening in Connecticut


Thursday, April 23rd, 2009, 1:00 p.m.

The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

donald f. jones auditorium

123 huntington street, new haven, ct 06511

Plant Science Day in the Spring Program--Listing (28.90kb, 1 page, PDF Format)

Plant Science Day in the SPring Program--Map (407.42kb, 1 page, pdf Format)
plant Science Day in the Spring Program--Flyer (50.01kb, 1 pages, PDF Format)


Taping of Spring Open House 2009 by the Connecticut Network (CT-N) (www.ctn.state.ct.us)

Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Spring Open House: Gardening in Connecticut  (Date Recorded: 4/23/2009)
Length: 1 hr 56 min  Watch Video On-demand Stream Now

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Guided Tours

Questions Answered in Jones Auditorium

  • Plant Identification and Disease Diagnosis
  • Soil Testing
  • Insect Identification
  • Weed Identification

Bring soil samples for testing and plant, insect, and weed problems for identification

Pesticide Credits Offered:  3 hours for Private Applicators (PA) and Supervisors


refreshments will be served

for more information call new haven (203) 974-8500, toll free statewide (877) 855-2237



Directions to the Experiment Station

  • From I-95 North or South:  Exit onto I-91 North in New Haven. Take Exit 6 (left exit) to Willow Street. Follow detailed instructions below.
  • From I-91 South:  Take Exit 6 in New Haven to Willow Street. Follow detailed instructions below.
  • From I-84:  Take I-691 to I-91 South to Exit 6 in New Haven. Follow detailed instructions below.
  • Detailed instructions:  Turn right onto Willow Street and proceed to the end.  Turn right onto Whitney Avenue.  Take the third left off Whitney Avenue (Huntington Street) and proceed up the hill.  The Experiment Station is on the right just past the first cross street on Huntington Street.


Plant Science Day, Lockwood Farm, Hamden

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009, 10:00 a.m