Center for Food Demand Analysis and Sustainability (CFDAS)
The Center for Food Demand Analysis and Sustainability (CFDAS) at Purdue tracks consumer insights and the economics of the food system. Timely reports on trends and emerging topics guide research on nutrition and plant innovations and reveal how policy impacts food markets.
These insights not only help consumers make more informed decisions but also help farmers, agribusinesses and policymakers improve the food system.
Dashboards make our food system more understandable by consumers and by the people working throughout the food system.
A monthly consumer survey tracks trends in food demand, satisfaction, food security and other food sustainability behaviors.
This newsletter highlights success metrics for Purdue’s Plant Sciences 2.0 and the innovative work happening in plant sciences.
The advantages of packaging a bioactive compound in a nanosized carrier have been proven in medicine for targeted drug delivery. Now Purdue researchers are studying nanocarriers for the delivery of agrochemicals to plants to reap equally important benefits — treating…