Our Mission

The Agricultural Sustainability Institute at UC Davis is a group of researchers, educators, and agricultural extension professionals working to answer big questions on how to make agriculture and food systems more sustainable - in California and beyond.


Agriculture, Resources & Environment


Food & Society


Education & Leadership


In the News: Soil Health Research at Russell Ranch

Jun 05, 2017 ASI’s Russell Ranch Sustainable Agriculture Facility has been home to groundbreaking research in soil health since the 1990s—a legacy showcased in recent media coverage.

Microbial Underpinnings of Soil Health Workshop

May 25, 2017 Learn an overview of what exists for soil biology and new directions it may take, and discuss the relationships between soil and human health.

Meet David Lewis

Apr 03, 2017 Recipient of the 2017 Eric Bradford & Charlie Rominger Agricultural Sustainability Leadership Award

News - More News…

Our Programs


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UC Davis
Davis, CA

(530) 752-3915