Mission and Core Values


The mission of the College of Agriculture is to advance agriculture; protect natural resources; increase economic activity; and improve the lives and livelihoods of all Kansans through education, research and outreach.

Core Values

The College of Agriculture is guided by the following core organizational values:

  • INTEGRITY to develop and deliver credible information.
  • COMMUNICATION to provide common understanding.
  • SCHOLARSHIP to foster lifelong learning.

We share these core values in conjunction with K-State’s Principles of Community.