Enhancing Minnesota Agriculture

flowers and silosPigResearch and Outreach center scientists are technicians living and working throughout the state who address importnat agricultural challenges that affect agronomy, livestock and horticulture.

Long-term research projects and the ongoing collection, interpretation and dissemination of useful information are the foundation of CFANS programs that seek to enhance Minnesota agriculture. Multidisciplinary research explores the often subtle ecological, economic and environmental interactions between agriculture that feeds the world and the environment that sustains the earth.