Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station | [Cooperative Extension of Cumberland County]

About Us

Welcome to Cumberland County! Agriculture has been the major industry in Cumberland County since colonial times! The county has the climate, soil, topography, water supply, and human resources ideal for agriculture and is located in the geographic center of the largest metropolitan market area in the United States, between Washing D.C. and Boston, MA. Cumberland County is the "Garden Spot of the Garden State".

Cumberland County Extension Center consists of the following departments:

  • Commercial Agriculture
  • Family & Community Health Sciences
  • 4-H Youth Development
  • Lawn & Garden (Home Horticulture and Master Gardeners)