Agronomy Extension

What We Do

The mission of the Purdue Agronomy Extension group is to develop, integrate, and extend agronomic information and technology that is timely and relevant to the agricultural and environmental concerns of our diverse clientele from Indiana, the nation, and the international community.


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Contact Us

Agronomy Extension
915 W State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907
(765) 494-4783


Upcoming DTC Events

Purdue Crop Chat Podcast


purdue pest & crop newsletter


Pest&Crop newsletter provides timely field crops information on pest problems, crop development issues, and weather events.  

Pest&Crop newsletter is issued weekly throughout the crop-growing season to assist “pest managers” in making effective, economic, and environmentally sound pest management strategies.

Top Stories

Top Stories

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Top Stories

Jianxin Ma holds soybean plant roots to display the difference in growth.
Purdue Agronomy professor receives achievement award for contributions

After 15 years of building his plant genetics and breeding research program at Purdue University,...

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Wheat field in summer.
College of Agriculture welcomes seven new faculty members this fall

The College of Agriculture welcomes seven new faculty members this fall.

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Several spotted lanternflies gather on a tree branch.
Spotted lanternfly now in northern Indiana

Spotted this July in Huntington County, the invasive spotted lanternfly has officially migrated...

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Alyson McGovern holds a bottle of Boiler Bee Honey.
Honey project comes with a spoonful of confidence

Alyson McGovern was part of a student-led team to produce and market Boiler Bee Honey. The senior...

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Dan Hendricks standing in front of a red tractor.
Precision Agriculture Alumni Spotlight

By learning more about the science behind farming, Dan was able to improve sales conversations...

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Two men speak in corn field.
Learn in the field with Purdue

From crop production and farm management to turfgrass, Purdue summer field days offer educational...

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