Tim Farmer (Primary Media Contact)
Public Relations Coordinator
540-837-1758 Ext. 226

David E. Carr
Director, Blandy Experimental Farm
540-837-1758 Ext. 235

Martha Bjelland
Director, Foundation of the State Arboretum
540-837-1758 Ext. 221

T'ai H. Roulston
Curator, State Arboretum of Virginia
540-837-1758 Ext. 276

Steven B. Carroll
Director of Public Programs
540-837-1758 Ext. 278

What is Blandy?
Blandy Experimental Farm is a 700-acre research field station affiliated with the University of Virginia's Department of Environmental Sciences. 

Blandy's mission is to increase understanding of the natural environment through university research, education, and public outreach.

The State Arboretum occupies the central 172 acres of the property. The Arboretum grounds are open dawn to dusk, 365 days a year.

Admission is free except during special events.