Research

Contact

Office of Research
2-44 Agriculture
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211
Phone: 573-882-7488
Fax: 573-884-5435
turnerrh@missouri.edu



CAFNR is changing the core components of society that impact what we eat, where we live and how we'll face tomorrow. Our innovative research spans the globe, often taking a high-tech look at traditional agriculture, food and natural resource issues, and directly impacts our future, from health breakthroughs, to sustainable agriculture techniques to food safety.

The College is ranked among the top 15 programs in the world for animal and plant science research. Mizzou Advantage programs — competitive assets that set MU apart from other universities — incorporate research from all over CAFNR. The College is part of the North Central Research Association — a group of forward-thinking colleges leading the way in agriculture bioscience research. 

Research Expenditures by Sponsor Type for CAFNR Fiscal Year 2015: $41,343,324

Research funding pie chart: 58% Federal, 14% Non-Profit, 13% Other, 5% Profit, 10% State

Research News

As Heard on Insight: Good Intention, Bad Communication

CAFNR professor addresses issues of behavioral economics…

Not Your Typical Angus

Charlie the calf has found a new home with the Gaudet family…

As Heard on Insight: Keeping Nutrients in the Field

Greenley Research Center uses drainage water management to…

As Heard on Insight: Finding Common Connections

CAFNR researcher discovers new connections between human and…

Building Relationships

Dean Volenberg tapped as director of the MU Grape and Wine…