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Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture

About Our College

Are you interested in animals? Growing things? Biology and chemistry? Making food healthier or safer? Clothing? Sustainability and the environment? Do you want a challenging career that has a direct impact beyond pure scientific research?

About Our College

Interim Dean Lisa Kessler

Welcome from the Dean

Our agriculture sector is faced with providing solutions to the world’s grand challenges. At Cal Poly Pomona we are committed to preparing our students to make a difference, wherever their careers take them; stretching the frontiers of science to find solutions and helping the people of California, the nation and the world improve their lives and livelihoods.


Don Huntley

About Don Huntley

Pistachio farmer. Renaissance man. Proud alumnus.

Don Huntley is living proof of the value of a Cal Poly Pomona education, with its emphasis on hands-on, experiential learning. And he's given back to his beloved alma mater in extraordinary fashion.


Dean's council

Dean’s Council

The Dean’s Council serves in an advisory capacity to the dean for the benefit of the College of Agriculture.


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Office of the Dean

Meet the staff in the dean's office.


Staff Rewards

College Awards

Each year awards are given to acknowledge outstanding accomplishment and performance by the people who are in the College of Agriculture.

  • The Jim Hicks Agricultural Achievement Award
  • The Distinguished Alumni Award
  • The Mack H. Kennington Advisor of the Year Award
  • The Teacher of the Year Award
  • The Julian A. McPhee Outstanding Student Scholar Award
  • The John E. Andrews Student Leadership Award (undergraduate and graduate)
  • The Staff of the Year Award

Virtual Tour & Gallery

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AgriColumn

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The Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture’s award winning annual magazine profiles people, highlights programs and reviews events.

Read the latest issue of AgriColumn >>