Agricultural Education History in the State of Indiana 

Gain insight into the history of agricultural education in the state of Indiana through information provided by leaders at the national, state, university, and local levels. Learn more about this outstanding discipline and its impact on young people, adults, local communities, and the economy that it has served throughout the years.

April 14, 1899 address

The Need for Higher Education in Agriculture and the Industrial Arts by Indiana Governor James A. Mount History of Agriculture at Purdue

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The most marked manifestation of sound economic wisdom has been agricultural education, extending from the state agricultural and experiment stations down to the common schools.

- Gov. Mount, 1889