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

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

Engineering a Productive Meeting

Mizzou speakers contribute to first-ever Large Animal…

20 Years Later

CAFNR researcher returns to East Coast to work on gypsy moth…

Strengthening the Soybean Team

Pengyin Chen hired to lead MU Fisher Delta Research Center…

Family, Friends and Food

Biochemistry emeritus professor writes memoir to honor the…

Filling in the Gaps

MU Center for Agroforestry to train high school teachers on…