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Digital Agriculture: Why the Future is Now

August 15, 2019

Many see digital agriculture as the future of the industry. At Purdue University’s College of Agriculture, however, the future is unfolding now, in different patterns and paces across campus.

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Exploration Acres announces maze celebrating Purdue University’s 150th anniversary

July 31, 2019

Exploration Acres, Northwest Indiana’s largest corn maze and pumpkin patch, has created an 18-acre corn maze commemorating Purdue University’s “150 Years of Giant Leaps.” The maze, located in Lafayette, will open to the public on Sept. 13.

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Champions Cultivate the Future

May 22, 2019
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Extension Steps In

March 15, 2019

How Purdue Extension is shoring up mental health care in Indiana

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Life on Mars

February 14, 2019
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The deans reunite at 2019 Purdue Ag Fish Fry

February 4, 2019

By Emma Ea Ambrose The annual Purdue Agriculture Fish Fry, which took place on February 2 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, featured a panel discussion…

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Purdue-led group prepares state for life with changing climate

January 10, 2019

Purdue-led group prepares state for life with changing climate By Brian Wallheimer This past November, Jeff Dukes and Jonathon Day took turns returning phone calls. Reporters…

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Purdue works to flip switch on rural ‘Internet darkness’

December 13, 2018

For those with broadband Internet, it often seems as if we are inundated with streaming movies, social media and the occasional entertaining cat video. That…

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Technology distilled to grow the hydroponics industry

November 16, 2018

By Chad Campbell When Horticulture Assistant Professor Krishna Nemali joined Purdue in July 2016, he immediately began to develop a program as new to the…

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ASEC graduate student’s NASA journey

October 15, 2018

By Emma Ea Ambrose  Someplace between Bill Nye the Science Guy and Ms. Frizzle of “The Magic School Bus” lies Jessica Merzdorf’s career sweet spot.…

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PICS: How a technology scaled up to reach millions

September 13, 2018

Why do we turn on our radios? For music, entertainment and maybe for news, if we’re feeling virtuous. Hardly anyone in the United States would…

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