The California State University Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) is a comprehensive applied agricultural and environmental research program joining the California State University's (CSU) four colleges of agriculture and the state's agriculture and natural resources industries and allied business communities.

The ARI fosters the development and evaluation of new and promising technologies that have the potential for improving food safety, environmental stewardship, economic performance, and long-term sustainability of California's agriculture industry. ARI projects and programs build upon a successful record of past applied research accomplishments and augment, enhance, and extend the basic research conducted by the nation's land grant universities.

ARI Administration
California Polytechnic State University
Attn: Dr. Mark Shelton, Executive Director
One Grand Avenue
Building 11-211
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0250
Featured Project
Embryo Recovery Rates Using Fresh and Frozen-thawed Quarter Horse Semen

To provide data to the quarter horse industry comparing frozen-thawed semen to standard fresh semen as it relates to embryo recovery rates. This information will assist the industry in making sound decisions regarding the appropriate use of frozen se ... more
Featured Project Director
Dr. Sanliang Gu
Ricchiuti Chair of Viticulture Research
Department of Viticulture and Enology, California State University - Fresno

Expertise: grapevine physiology and production

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