2021 Virtual Meeting 

Monday-Thursday, June 28-July 1
2-5 PM (Pacific Daylight Time) 

Objective: Develop strategies to address complex issues facing the western region in the near future

About Western Region Associations

The Western Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors (WAAESD) is one of five such regional associations comprised of 13 western states and the 4 Pacific trust territories which make up the western region.

The Western Extension Directors Association (WEDA) is open to the 1862 Extension Directors and 1994 Representatives of the Land-Grant Cooperative Extension organizations in the following states and territories: Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Micronesia, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Northern Mariana Islands, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

The Western Administrative Heads Section (W-AHS) is a unit of the APLU Commission on Food, Environment, and Renewable Resources (CFERR) of the Board on Agriculture Assembly (BAA).  Members of the section are the chief administrators of the APLU-member universities' agricultural programs. 

The Western Academic Programs Section members (W-APS) is one of five such regional associations comprised of 13 western states and the 4 Pacific trust territories which make up the western region.

Save the Dates

June 27-30, 2022
Hilton Hotel, Concord, California

In-person meeting postponed to 2022

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Support for this event is provided by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities' Academic Programs Section of the Board on Agriculture Assembly. APS works to assure that the development of human capital in agriculture, food, natural resources, and related areas is a preeminent concern of the Land-grant and state university system and its federal partners. APS accomplishes this by providing academic instruction and other programs that prepare society-ready graduates with the skills and competencies necessary to sustain and enhance the food, agriculture, and natural resource and life science systems needed by professionals and the society.