Northeastern Society of Agricultural Research Managers
Station Report Directory
NAME OF STATION: HAMPTON ROADS AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH & EXTENSION CENTER
Name of Member: Adam M. Sleeper Member Since: 2013
Address: 1444 Diamond Springs Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Business Phone #: (757) 363-3900
FAX #: (757) 363-3950
Home Phone #: (205) 746-2828
E-Mail Address: email@example.com
Number of Staff: 16 (including faculty)
Number of Acres Involved in Research: 50 Total Number of Acres: 70
Square Footage in Greenhouse: 7000 sq. ft.
Horticultural production and research of ornamental plant species (annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees), which also includes turf-grass research (warm & cool season) and weed sciences. Limited small-fruit production & research (including six new varieties of hardy kiwi developed by Auburn University). Other research areas include entomology, plant pathology, phytoremediation, and wastewater research.
Graduate center for Va Tech and UVA graduate level courses, and property is used for community college courses. HR AREC is home to the Tide Water Arboretum and a trial site for “All American Selections” for new annuals, as well as maintaining a large themed-perennial garden. All display gardens are freely open to public all year long. We are also host to a large group of Master Gardener volunteers and of Master Gardener courses.
Any Questions or Comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Last Updated 2/14/2013