Agricultural Biology

About Agricultural Biology

Mission: To enhance human well-being by improving food and ecosystem sustainability, security, and safety.

Vision: We will be recognized globally as a primary source for information and education in entomology, plant pathology, weed science, and plant ecophysiology.

Values: We hold ourselves to a standard of excellence in teaching, research, extension, and service and act according to the Principles of Community.

Objectives: All department members will contribute toward preparing the leaders of tomorrow through our teaching, research, and extension, with a focus on improving ecosystem protection and regeneration, and improved food and ecosystem security, safety, and sustainability through increased awareness and knowledge of entomology, plant pathology, weed science, and plant ecophysiology.

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Information and Outreach

We are happy to share our expertise with our community and extended AgFamily. Browse our resources on pest management, plant disease diagnostics, and master gardening.