Welcome to Agricultural Economics

The Department of Agricultural Economics proudly lives the Kansas State University land-grant mission by serving agriculture and related fields through teaching, research, and extension outreach. During 2012 we celebrated 100 years of service, we are proud of the tradition of excellence that we have established among our students, graduates, faculty, staff, extension personnel, and the agricultural community at large.

Undergraduate Programs

Future Students | Current Students | Advising and enrollment

Graduate Programs

Future Students | Current Students


The Department has a wide variety of research experience. Learn More about our faculty and student research projects and achievements.

Extension and Outreach

Arthur Capper Cooperative Center
Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Sorghum and Millet
Kansas Farm Management Association
MAST: Management Analysis and Strategic Thinking
Monitoring, Evaluation and Technical Support Services in Ghana
Office of Local Government


Center for Risk Management Education and Research
Employment Opportunities
Agricultural Economics email

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For more information about this website or any news and media related items, please contact Amanda Erichsen at aerichsen@k-state.edu or 785.532.6994.


Department News

Bob Burton to give "Last Lecture" Aug. 26

K-State Staff and Students Among AAEA Award Winners

Call for applications to the 2015-2016 class of Risk Management Student Fellows

Click here to read more on our news page.

Department Events

August 21 - 22 | Risk and Profit Conference, K-State Alumni Center, Manhattan

August 24 | New Student Convocation featuring alumnus Matt Wolters

August 25 | First day of Fall Semester

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