About The Agricultural Experiment Station
Mission and History
The Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station has been working toward agricultural, environmental, and economic viability for over 150 years.
We are a diverse staff spread across the state supporting and engaging agricultural research benefitting and advancing our citizens and environment.
AES oversees eight research centers across the state conducting research that meets the agricultural production needs for the state.
Agricultural Experiment Station
Agricultural Research, Development, and Education Center – Fort Collins
Arkansas Valley – Rocky Ford
Eastern Colorado – Akron
Plainsman – Walsh
Plant Growth Facilities – Fort Collins
San Luis Valley – Center
Southwestern Colorado – Yellow Jacket
- Grand Valley – Fruita
- Orchard Mesa – Grand Junction
- Rogers Mesa – Hotchkiss