Agriculture & Natural Resources

Agriculture in Delaware generates more than $1 billion of cash receipts from 2,300 farms on 530,000 acres. Cooperative Extension supports this vital component of the state economy through education, research, and outreach. Farmers, homeowners, food processors, agri-business, seed and biotechnology companies, power companies, feed suppliers, garden centers, nursery and sod producers all utilize Extension programs.

Commercial Crop Production

Commercial Horticulture

Animal Science

Farm Management

Programs Areas [ Cross sectional ]

Extension professionals at UD operate in a variety of thematic programs. Within these programs, agents and specialists offer guidance, training, events, and publications to our state and regional constituents.