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Opportunities to fling a cricket, participate in permanent campus mural await at Spring Fest

April 5, 2022

Spring Fest returns in 2022 with activities and attractions featuring the College of Agriculture as well as other colleges and student organizations. One well-known contest will look a little different from years past.

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Purdue Agriculture’s 20 most-read stories of 2020

January 4, 2021

“2020 was a year unlike any other, with numerous challenges, opportunities and accomplishments across our college,” said Karen Plaut, the Glenn W. Sample Dean of the College of Agriculture. “Through it all we were proud to share Purdue Agriculture’s stories with the incredible community of faculty, staff, students, alumni, donors and so many other supporters.”


Purdue Student Farm sees record yields, to bring produce to the public

August 3, 2020

The Purdue Student Farm has started selling to the public. This service will run into the fall until a date to be determined. Customers will be able to pick up a box of seasonal vegetables grown at the farm once a week for $25. Pickups will begin at th…


Purdue program changes the drift of communication

December 18, 2019

By Brian Wallheimer A dozen years ago, Steve Smith could anticipate the calls coming in from farmers across the state. They’d report when and how…


10 facts on Exploration Acres’ maze celebrating Purdue’s 150th anniversary

August 20, 2019

As nationwide voting for USA Today’s 10 Best Readers Choice Awards for best corn maze continues through Aug. 26, a maze near Lafayette continues as a top contender.


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