Because of the unique and close relationship between our college and the Division of Agriculture, students and the surrounding communities benefit immensely from the research conducted by our faculty and other researchers throughout the state. If you want specific information about a research area in food, family or the environment, please contact the department or faculty member in that area of research.

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Research Centers

There are many research stations, Extension centers, and other unit locations across the state of Arkansas, all dedicated to impactful research to better the lives of Arkansans.

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By Department

The Bumpers College has 9 academic departments and the School of Human Environmental Sciences. Each department conducts specific research based on their faculty expertise and department mission. 

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News & Publications

The Bumpers College, with collaboration from the Division of Agriculture, shares exciting research advancements and news regarding our faculty and students on campus and across the state. 

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Agricultural Statistics Laboratory

The Agricultural Statistics Laboratory faculty and staff participate in collaborative research projects with Division and University scientists and with researchers outside of the University of Arkansas.  Laboratory faculty also devote a portion of their time to statistical research which is applicable to agricultural problems