The Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) exemplifies the California State University System (CSU) working for California through university-industry partnerships. ARI provides a diversified, multi-campus applied research program that annually matches $4.37 million in State General Funds with at least one-to-one external support for research on high-priority issues facing California agriculture.

The ARI engages the collective expertise of the CSU’s four colleges of agriculture at California State University, Fresno; California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; California State Polytechnic University, Pomona; and CSU, Chico along with CSU, Monterey Bay and Humboldt State collaboratively with faculty and research scientists from other CSU and University of California (UC) campuses, the USDA, and other State, Regional and Federal organizations. ARI’s research and technology transfer activities complement the basic research conducted by the nation’s land grant universities and aim to improve the economic viability and sustainability of California agriculture.

ARI Administration
California State Polytechnic University
Attn: Dr. David Still, Executive Director
Professor, Department of Plant Sciences
Building 30
3801 W. Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
ARI Administration: 214.335.9417 | rricketts@cpp.edu
Dr. Still Office: 909.869.2138
Featured Project
Innate immune response factors in yearling beef heifers and their response to Bovamine

The goals of this project are, for the respective Bull Tests of 2012 and 2013, to: (1) use blood samples to measure immunoglobulin and leucocyte levels for differences between those receiving DFM (TB) and those receiving vehicle (VEH; CB); (2) compar ... more
Featured Project Director
Dr. Yvette Nout
Assistant Professor
Cal Poly Pomona

Expertise: DVM, PhD. ACVIM, ACVECC. 11 years experience as an equine veterinarian. 8 years experience with basic neuroscience research using laboratory animals. MS in equine exercise physiology. PhD and postdoctoral training in neuroscience research.

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