Contact Information

Director: Dr. John Grande
Phone: (908)730-9419
Fax: (908)735-8290

Mailing Address:
140 Locust Grove Rd
Pittstown, NJ 08867


FROM NORTH: Take I-78 to Exit 15. Turn left (south) at bottom of exit ramp onto Pittstown Road (Route 513S). Stay on Pittstown Road for approximately 6 miles (DO NOT TURN WHEN ROUTE 513 BEARS RIGHT). Turn left onto Locust Grove Road at Rutgers sign. Snyder Farm is 1/2 mile on the left.

FROM SOUTH: Take Route 202/31 North to the Flemington traffic circle. Take Route 12 West at circle. Go approximately 5 miles to Pittstown Road (second right after Shell Gas Station). Turn right (north) and go 3.5 miles to Locust Grove Road ( look for Rutgers sign) and turn right. Snyder Farm is 1/2 mile on the left.


Grants and gifts directed to the Clifford E. and Melda C. Snyder Research Farm are a vital part of how we reach out with our vision for sustaining farming and community quality of life on New Jersey's urban fringe. From the founding donation of the Snyder Farm in their family will to Rutgers' New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station, the Snyder Farm has lead the way in demonstrating a sustainable agricultural and sound environmental quality path in suburbanizing New Jersey. How effectively we guide the changing relationship between farming and communities, quality of life and our environment, and community well-being depends on your generous gifts and continued support.

Make a Gift The Development Office for the School of Environmental and Biological Science and the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station is committed to serving our faculty, staff, and donors.Their mission is to connect donors with projects that are meaningful to them so that their philanthropic wishes can be reached. For more information, contact Melissa McKillip, Associate Dean of Philanthropy and Strategic Partnerships, at 848-932-4214.

How Your Gifts Help

  • Samuel Leon: Founder, Leon's Sod Farm.

    In memory of Sam Leon, granddaughter Jamie Wadle and her husband Rudy have directed a gift to the Snyder Farm for the purpose of continuing Dr.John Grande's Managing Large Lots - Back Acres program. (44k PDF)

Clifford E. & Melda C. Snyder Research And Extension Farm