The Witter Center is closed to visitors until further notice and all previously scheduled events and tours are cancelled. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding as we practice social distancing to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus and protect our community's health.

The College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture’s Livestock and Forage Crops Research Facilities

The J. Franklin Witter Teaching and Research Center in Old Town is the home to the college’s teaching and research programs in animal sciences and sustainable agriculture.

The Center has two units: the Witter Farm, adjacent to the University of Maine campus and Rogers Farm, located several miles from the Orono campus. The Witter Farm is the home of undergraduate and graduate education and research programs in dairy and equine science. Rogers Farm has a focus on sustainable agriculture research and education.