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.
The Office of Academic Programs, along with the College of Agriculture Awards Committee and Agricultural Research and Graduate Education, announced seven recipients of the 2022-2023 College of Agriculture Faculty and Staff teaching awards.
Consumers can expect higher turkey prices at grocery stores this Thanksgiving. This trend is not surprising given rising costs of other meat and produce.