Mission  Statement

The Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems is a research, education, and public service program at the University of California, Santa Cruz, dedicated to increasing ecological sustainability and social justice in the food and agriculture system.

The Center operates the 3-acre Alan Chadwick Garden and the 33-acre UCSC Farm, which serve as research, teaching, and training facilities.

Upcoming  Deadlines

May 11, midnight: Deadline for UCSC undergraduates and graduate students to apply for a Global Food Initiative Fellowship for the 2016-17 academic year. See the Application Instructions.
Register now for the Sustainable Agriculture Education Association (SAEA) National Conference, taking place at UC Santa Cruz July 29-31, 2016. Access the registration portal here.