Agricultural Research Institute

Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)

The Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) exemplifies the mission of the California State University system by working for California and its citizens through partnerships across the agricultural industry and beyond. Through the colleges of agriculture on four CSU campuses and allied disciplines across the CSU, the ARI conducts applied research to ensure the sustainability of California agriculture.

​Research Highlights


ARI P.I. Meeting

October 25, 2019
Hyatt Regency Sacramento

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Annual Reports and Project Abstracts

These documents summarize the profound influence of ARI’s work on CSU students and faculty, the agricultural industry, and the state of California.

See Annual Reports and Project Abstracts

PI Action Center

Submit a proposal, view the current RFP and Policy & Procedure Manual, review a proposal, submit a progress report.

Go to the PI Action Center

The Impact of ARI, 947 Projects, $161M funded and 23% of the budget goes to students.


ARI Associate Campuses

Humboldt State

CSU Monterey Bay