University of Connecticut
The College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources (CAHNR) at the University of Connecticut is a national leader in cannabis research, education, and extension outreach, helping to advance knowledge and opportunities for cannabis horticulture in Connecticut and beyond. CAHNR researchers are at the forefront of scientific discovery in the field of cannabis and are training students to fulfill specialized roles in this growing field. UConn offered the nation’s first university class on the fundamentals of cannabis horticulture, “Horticulture of Cannabis: From Seed to Harvest,” and UConn Extension educators work with licensed growers to provide individualized cannabis production support. UConn CAHNR partners with Bridge West to support experiential learning opportunities for students, guest speaking, and other opportunities.