Welcome to Agronomy.

About the Agronomy Department

Mission

The mission of the Agronomy Department at Purdue University is to serve our broad-based clientele by providing progressive undergraduate, graduate, and extension education programs; conducting innovative and relevant research in the crop, soil, and environmental sciences; and interacting with partners in the public and private sectors.

Vision

The Agronomy Department at Purdue University strives to provide global leadership in the crop, soil, and environmental sciences, and seeks to enhance the quality of life through agronomic education that results from discovery, education, and engagement.As the Department of Agronomy at Purdue University, we value.

Core Values of the Department of Agronomy

As the Department of Agronomy at Purdue University, we value:

  • excellence and creativity in our teaching, research, and outreach activities
  • interdisciplinary approaches to addressing our mission
  • unrestricted access to our programs
  • understanding and solving the needs of our diverse clientele
  • collegiality in our relationships with each other and with our clientele
  • having a positive presence among our constituency regionally and nationally
  • the success of our students, staff and clientele