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Purdue Agriculture is known around the world for groundbreaking multidisciplinary research that addresses society’s most pressing challenges. Agricultural Research and Graduate Education connects researchers with opportunity to enable world-changing discoveries in agriculture and life sciences.


Agricultural Administration Building
Room 126
615 W. State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907

in sponsored research awards

research projects at Purdue Agricultural Centers
countries where research is being conducted

Institute for Plant Sciences

The Institute for Plant Sciences brings together multidisciplinary research and education to move discoveries from the bench to application and commercialization. Our mission is to be a global leader in delivering innovation, technology, and the human capacity necessary to help farming operations of all sizes produce food, fuel, and fiber more efficiently.


High Oleic Soybean Oil

New varieties of soybeans have been developed with a higher oleic oil content. High oleic soybean oils are better for our cardiovascular system. A transgenic process was used to genetically modify these varieties.

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