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. Southern APS & AES Directors Meeting

    September 10 @ 12:00 pm - September 11 @ 12:00 pm
  2. Joint ESS/CES-NEDA Meeting – Nashville, TN

    September 23 @ 6:00 pm - September 26 @ 5:00 pm

    Joint ESS/CES-NEDA Meeting registration webpage ( http://www.cvent.com/d/66qy1n ) is now available. The site includes the following menus across the top of the page, also attached is the overall schedule for your convenience.

     Please note that the early registration deadline is September 3 and hotel block reservation deadline is September 2.

  3. SAAESD Fall Meeting

    September 25 @ 7:00 am - 8:45 am



  4. 2020 SAAESD Spring Meeting

    March 24, 2020 @ 8:00 am - March 27, 2020 @ 12:00 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


Featured Impact Statements

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S1032 – Improving the Sustainability of Livestock and Poultry Production in the United States

S-1032 scientists are making sure that livestock and poultry producers have the best practices and technology available to them.

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S1039 – Biology, Impact, and Management of Soybean Insect Pests in Soybean Production Systems

This project advanced knowledge of current and emerging soybean insect pests and improved tactics for managing them, thus promoting a […]

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Sweet Potato Collaborators Conference

This project has shared information and technology that improved sweet potato yield, quality, and food safety, thus reducing grower costs […]

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2016 Award-Winning Multistate Research

S1060 – Fly Management in Animal Agriculture Systems and Impacts on Animal Health and Food Safety

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