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The Robert W. Holley Center is located on the Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY...
...overlooking beautiful cayuga lake...
Robert W. Holley received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1968 for describing the structure of alanine transfer RNA, linking DNA and protein synthesis.
Holley Center research scientist's work make the covers of major scientific journals
2012 is the 3rd season of the People•s Garden located at the Cornell Child Care Center (CCCC) in Ithaca NY. This garden is a partnership between ARS employees from the Robert W. Holley Center and employees of Bright Horizons and families within the CCCC.
Feb. 2018, ARS employees from Ithaca and Geneva, NY, participated in the New York State Farm Show in Syracuse, NY. This annual farm show is one of the largest agriculture shows in the Northeast, attracting over 25,000 visitors and 400 vendors.
The Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture & Health is located in Ithaca, NY and is part of the Northeast Area.
The Center Director is James Giovannoni.
USDA-ARS, RW Holley Center for Agriculture/Health
538 Tower Road
Ithaca, NY 14853-2901