Student gathering samples in corn field

Department of Agronomy

Here at the Department of Agronomy, we strive to equip students and industry members with the tools they need to serve our communities and society as a whole through agriculture. Through each facet of our work, we emphasize the importance of sustainable and efficient practices to conserve our resources and protect the land.

Student studying soil in corn field

Leading the Way

Our faculty and staff are leading the charge in groundbreaking research and technology for agriculture. By combining classroom, lab, and field experiences, we encourage learning and knowledge across disciplines. Join us and help move agronomy into the future.

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Award winning faculty and staff
$13 million annual operating budget
37 million acres of range and crop land statewide

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Jenika Hazelbaker chose Agronomy to help make a different in her community. Will you join her?


Students planting field

Become a leader in your field

Our students regularly leave their mark on the industry during and after their time at K-State. While working with and learning from our award winning faculty, students are given tools and resources to drive their own success and innovations.

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