Welcome to the website for the Southern Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors! This site’s purpose is to encourage collaboration among agricultural scientists in the South as well as inform the funders of agricultural research about research priorities, impacts, and status of projects.

Upcoming Meetings and Events

  1. 2018 Fall ESS/AES/ARD Meeting and Workshop

    October 1 @ 8:00 am - October 3 @ 5:00 pm

    Meeting registration site and preliminary agenda: https://www.regonline.com/2018EES

    Hotel information and reservations: http://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/L/LNKESES-EXP-20181001/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

    A block of rooms has been reserved for October 1 – October 3, 2018. The special room rate of $129/night will be available until September 11th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. Click the above link to make your reservation now!

    Group Name:     Experiment Station Section 2018

    Group Code:      EXP

    Check-in:            01-OCT-2018

    Check-out:         03-OCT-2018

    Hotel Name:      Embassy Suites by Hilton Lincoln

    Hotel Address:  1040 P Street Lincoln, Nebraska, 68508

    Phone Number: 402 474 1111

  2. APLU Annual Conference- New Orleans, LA

    November 11 @ 8:00 am - November 13 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Southern Mini Land-grant Meeting – Fort Lauderdale, FL

    March 18, 2019 @ 8:00 am - March 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

Contact the Association

Executive Director
Eric Young
North Carolina State University
203 Patterson Hall
Box 7561
Raleigh, NC 27695
Phone 919-513-1746
Fax: 919-515-7745
Assistant to the Director:
Donna Pearce
North Carolina State University
201 Patterson Hall
Box 7561
Raleigh, NC 27695
Phone 919-215-4038
Fax: 919-515-7745


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